Importance and Significance of Mangalsutra

January 28, 2018

What is a Mangalsutra? All marriages involve some form ornament that symbolizes marriage. This ornament can be a wedding ring, chain, nose piece, bangles or even a toe ring. Mangalsutra is an ornament that symbolizes marriage and is […]

How to Choose a Perfect Mangalsutra?

November 4, 2017

You have a wedding coming up. There is a lot to do: shopping clothes, selecting jewelry, finalizing the wedding venue, picking a photographer and more. One of the most overlooked and uncoordinated aspects of an Indian wedding is […]

Mangalsutra Designs You Will Adore!

April 29, 2017

“Mangalsutra” is a necklace that a groom ties around the bride’s neck when they get married. It is supposed to be the most auspicious piece of jewelry that a bride will own once she married and is a […]

Navaratna Indian Jewelry – Meaning and Designs

March 31, 2017

Navaratna Indian Jewelry has a very interesting history from ancient India. It’s believed that the Hindu universe consists of seven planets and two “nodes”. Together these are loosely referred to as nine planets. Each of the nine planets […]

Latest Diamond Mangalsutra Designs – 2017 Trends

February 6, 2017

Mangalsutra is an important jewelry piece in a married woman’s jewelry collection.  Although it has the same purpose over thousands of years, the mangalsutra designs and styles need to change with the latest times. In this article, I will discuss to […]

Tanzanite – Interview with Hayley Henning

January 16, 2017

You can buy Hayley Henning’s book, Tanzanite: Born From Lightning. Kunal Sampat:                      Since its discovery in 1967, tanzanite has become one of the most intriguing and desirable gemstones of our time, managing to capture the imagination of jewelry […]

Mangalsutra Designs in Different Indian Cultures

December 27, 2016

Marriage is the most beautiful relationship and what makes it beautiful is the rich culture and traditions. Chants, traditional outfits, food,  family time and gift exchange make it an extravaganza. Indian weddings are known worldwide for their lavishness […]

Tanzanite – December Birthstone

December 11, 2016

Tanzanite is a beautiful, rare and undervalued gemstone. My research has left me fascinated and I’m excited to share with you. This gem is for December babies, 24th wedding anniversary lovebirds, and for those mesmerized by the deep […]