In old times, how pigeons were the carrier or messenger to carry post or mail?!

How Communication evolves: Pigeon posts to WIFI live video chat on smart cell phones :)

You know an interesting and true fact, that in the old times, when communication channels were limited and there were no smart phones, mobiles, tablets, phones or such modern age communication tools like internet, chat or email, than how the Kings and Nobles used to send or receive personal, secret or general post?

Pigeon Post or Carrier Pigeon 

Well, the PIGEON, yes the pigeon the bird was the handy way to spread out the communication, using air route, the letter or post was tied to the trained pigeon and in few hours to days it was delivered to the intended recipient, this way lovers, in war times, Kings and all use this services in old days in ancient Egypt, India and also in various parts of the world,

how pigeons were the carrier or messenger to carry post or mail?!
Image courtesy: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pigeon_post

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