Those born under the Cancer zodiac sign are known to be fiercely loyal and highly emotional, two traits often associated closely with the feeling of intense love. It’s no wonder then that the cancer birthstone representing these intuitive and imaginative beings is the ruby – the king of precious gems referred to as Ratna Raj in Sanskrit text. It’s intense hue and mesmerising sparkle a reflection of the embolden vibrancy and passion within a Cancerian’s soul. Cancer Zodiac Dates: June 21-July 22 Cancer Zodiac Symbol: Crab Cancer Birthstone: Ruby Cancer Ruling Planet: Moon Cancer Ruling Element: Water Cancer Birthstone Colour: Ruby Red The most precious… View Post

Remember the usual connotations associated with men’s signet rings? Posh, conservative, stuffy, and so on and so forth.  Gone are the days when signet rings were just for the aristocrats. These days, the best signet rings are for every man and woman and the best part is that they are no longer just inheritable, but fully buyable. That indeed brought a smile to your face as now you have some nice choice too! Let’s have a close look at some of the best signet rings that you can buy with just a few clicks. Akitsune Minimalist Signet Ring: If you have… View Post

A few decades ago, Indian women preferred to buy jewellery from their trusted local jeweller, be it a personal milestone, an impulse buy or a wedding. However,  recent changes in consumer habits have indicated a gradual shift to shopping for jewellery at national jewellery houses with thriving presence across tier I, II & III cities. In fact, India is the second highest consumer of gold in the world and one of the leading exporters of gems and jewellery in the world. Precious metal, gemstone and birthstone jewellery market is huge in India and to supply the demand, there is no… View Post

Sagittarius Zodiac Dates: November 22-December 21 Sagittarius Zodiac Symbol: Archer Sagittarius Birthstone: Zircon Sagittarius Ruling Planet: Jupiter Sagittarius Ruling Element: Fire Those born between November 22 to December 21 fall under the zodiac star sign of Sagittarius and have the beautiful Zircon as their zodiac birthstone. Zircon is one of the oldest minerals on earth and has been cherished as a gemstone for over two millennia. Found in a handful of locations, amidst the igneous rocks of the earth, zircon has a heart of fire. Its luminescence comes from a high refractive index, a light dispersion rate nearly as high as diamonds. The zircon plays… View Post

Scorpio Zodiac Dates: October 23-November 21 Scorpio Zodiac Symbol: Scorpion Scorpio Birthstone: Topaz Scorpio Ruling Planet: Mars, Pluto Scorpio Ruling Element: Water Although there are eleven birthstones listed for those who belong to Scorpio, the main gemstone that is said to represent the sign is topaz.Scorpios are passionate and always approach life with determination. Astrologists say that the stone that balances a Scorpio’s personality is topaz. It is believed that the blue shaded topaz keeps Scorpios calm and mentally strong, attracting negative energies away from them and bringing them a sense of joy and peace.As Scorpios are emotional, this encouragement of calm is said to… View Post

The term ‘Diamond’ is derived from the greek word ἀδάμας (adámas), meaning unbreakable. Diamonds were first recognized and mined in India along with the alluvial stone deposits of the rivers Penner, Krishna, and Godavari for at least 6000 years. Since diamonds are used as religious icons in ancient India, they are treasured as gemstones. Their popularity has risen from the 19th century because of innovation, increased supply, growth in the economy, improved cutting, and polishing techniques. Diamonds can be identified by their high thermal conductivity (900–2320 W·m−1·K−1). They have a high refractive index, but other materials have similar refractivity as… View Post

Anyone who has been to India understands that Indian love for jewelry is far from wealth accumulation and that it has more to do with love for culture and aesthetics, and jewellery was used as a means to accentuate the beauty and stood tall as a symbol of pride and esteem. And this love stays true even today. From trinkets to anklets, the Indian jewellery market has a lot to offer, making it extremely hard to decide where to buy quality jewelry from. Because gone are the days when jewellery shopping meant going to your trusted local jewelers and buying… View Post