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The Breathtaking Taj Mahal

The Breathtaking Taj Mahal

“I’ll build you the Taj Mahal, just to profess my love to you“. A quote that is often used by Romeos does not in the slightest amass the foresight and glory it took to build the magnificent┬áTaj Mahal. Longer than a week ago now, I […]

The Al-Thani Jewels

The Al-Thani Jewels

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York currently has on display Indian Jewels part of the private collection of Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah Al- Thani. The exhibition is on until the 25th of January 2015 and depicts Indian workmanship from the Mughal times. Jigha […]

Jewels of a Maharani – Sita Devi

Jewels of a Maharani – Sita Devi

Maharani Sita Devi known world over for her lifestyle of extravagance was the wife of Maharaja Pratap Singh Gaekwar of Baroda, the 8th richest man at the time. Maharani Sita Devi of Baroda Maharani Sita Devi had a love for things that glittered and had […]

Indian Jewels – stand the test of time

Indian Jewels – stand the test of time

A nation with rich traditions that vary from state to state has always been in the limelight for its perfect craftsmanship in terms of jewellery.   From the early days India gained popularity for its Diamonds recovered from the Golconda mines, excellent cutting traditions passed […]

India’s Treasure Trove : Jaipur

India’s Treasure Trove : Jaipur

India is known for its rich culture and today it has become a prominent country leading the worlds economy. Tucked in the heart of India is the city of Jaipur, named after Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber in 1727. Samode Haveli, […]

Tanzanites this December

Tanzanites this December

Global demand for blue stones have always been at a constant high. This gives you December babies the right to buy Tanzanite studded jewellery, one of the official birthstones for the month of December. Tanzanite Rough Mt Kilimanjaro in Africa These rare gems are only […]