Gem Gossip – Citrine

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The planet Pluto and the intense sign of Scorpio govern the month of November. November borns inherit a powerful will and are attracted to the unknown, the medical professions, the police force, metaphysics, politics, and general investigations. They are quite private, secretive, and like all other water signs they excel in the study of metaphysics. They carry in their souls the element of life and …

6 Routine Tasks Made Interesting with Jewelry

6 Routine Tasks Made Interesting With The Right Jewelry

In this fast-paced world where we 24 hours are just not enough to finish everything, women today try to fit in all their tasks, chores, work and family time into this time frame with no time to take that extra effort to look good. This is when light weight jewelry comes to play. Spice up your daily routine by accessorizing with simple, elegant and light …

Nomination for Luxury Lifestyle Awards – Gehna

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LUXURY CULTURE AND BESPOKE JEWELRY PIECES BY GEHNA The blog was originally posted here.  The Luxury Lifestyle Awards is pleased to present the participant in the category Luxury Jewelry Brand of India – Gehna – the very first jewellery boutique of its kind in Chennai. Gehna is the brainchild of Mr. Sunith Samdaria, an expert in diamond grading and jewellery making for over 24 years. His passion for the …

Gem Gossip – Opalescent October

Nomination for luxury lifestyles awards

October’s child is born for woe, And life’s vicissitudes must know, But lay an opal on her breast, And hope will lull those woes to rest. The month of October is ruled by the planet of Venus and by the charming sign of Libra. Those born in October are strongly motivated by a desire for justice and must create harmony in all areas of their lives. They …

Gem Gossip- Sapphire September

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A maiden born when September leaves Are rustling in September’s breeze, A sapphire on her brow should bind `Twill cure diseases of the mind. The month of September is governed by the planet Mercury and by the sign of Virgo. September borns are intellectual, very critical, and picky, and they tend to work too hard. They are masters of communication and always combine logic and …

Gem Gossip – Peridot

The remarkable Peridot stone is a lime green gemstone and is one of only a few gemstones that exist in a single colour. Olivine, of which peridot is a type, is a common mineral in magnesium and iron rich (mafic) rocks and ultramafic rocks. It is often found in lavas and in peridotite inclusions in igneous rocks of the mantle that lavas carry to the …

Diamonds Are Forever

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The word solitaire has its etymological roots in solitary, which in itself means alone. Therefore technically speaking, a diamond of any size, when it appears alone in a piece of jewellery, qualifies as a solitaire. However, among connoisseurs of fine jewellery, a diamond must be of respectable size (0.20cts or more) to be called a solitaire. So fine is the beauty of a well cut …

Gem Gossip – Royal Rubies

The Gem Gossip Royal Rubies

The glowing ruby shall adorn, Those who in July are born; Then they’ll be exempt and free From love’s doubts and anxiety. The royal ruby is a magnificent pink to blood-red colored gemstone composed of the mineral corundum (aluminum oxide). The red color is caused mainly by the presence of chromium. Ruby gets its name from ruber, which is Latin for red. Rubies have a …

The Gem Gossip- Pearl and Moonstone!

The Gem Gossip Pearl and Moonstone

A Piece of the Moon What counsel has the hooded moon Put in thy heart, my shyly sweet, Of Love in ancient plenilune, Glory and stars beneath his feet A sage that is but kith and kin With the comedian Capuchin? Believe me rather that am wise In disregard of the divine, A glory kindles in those eyes Trembles to starlight. Mine, O Mine! No …

Back to Basics-A comprehensive A to Z jewellery glossary

Quintessential South Indian Diamond Pendant

Schools are ready to welcome their students back for a new year with plans of new lessons, fresh education, and increased awareness. What better way to express our solidarity to the student population than by learning and refreshing our knowledge a little bit. Arm yourself with all that you need to know when you buy jewellery; make an educated and well informed choice. Join us …