1/11/2017 7:17 PM
Before New Year officially announces itself on the calendar, something about it always arrive beforehand. A mystery binding believers and non believers alike to look for their share of happiness in planetary movements. And whether you buy the predictions or not, you still want to look into it even if for fun. 2017 is here. And with something in store for every zodiac. While all nine planets have something to offer to their respective signs, it is Saturn and Jupiter whose absolute movements from one astrological sign to another, make them the ultimate players to look for in your yearly horoscope. Having mentioned it, we bring you the two major astrological movements that our astrologers believe will impact all the zodiac signs.Read More
10/20/2016 3:19 PM
Inclusions are foreign matter (like another mineral or gas) enclosed within a gemstone. These irregularities occur during the growth process of a gemstone. Inclusions are common in all natural coloured gemstones. An eye-clean gemstone is either a rarity or a dream. As a matter of fact, they help determine whether a gemstone is natural or synthetic. Contrary to the common belief, gemstones may even enhance in value due to the presence of certain inclusions which add to their beauty, for instance, Opal and Blue Sapphires.Read More
10/17/2016 3:52 PM
They are natural, fine and exhibit brilliance of a star. Indian mines have produces some historical diamonds which have adorned crowns of many rulers all around the world. Some became controversial, and some are said to be cursed; but I see them as sheer artistry of nature. Below I have listed some of the big and nearly flawless diamonds found in India, which became the shining glory of other countries.Read More
10/17/2016 3:44 PM
What does your Ruby gemstone say? Why are Blue Sapphires so expensive? What makes diamonds irresistable to look at? All these questions will be answered once you polish your knowledge in quality specifications of precious gemstones. Popularly known as The Four C’s of judgement; Colour, Clarity, Carat, and Cut determine the price and value of a gemstone.Read More
10/15/2016 6:02 PM
Let us talk about crazy gemstones. It is not like, gemstones have only one job of being beautiful and dazzling. Same things make life monotonous. These stones are ready to awe you with their some mind-boggling occurrences and appearances. Here's how:
1. Yes, gemstones are made only under favourable conditions of temperature, pressure and composition of minerals. That's what once made a skeleton of a two-metre-long pliosaur which swam in the seas over 100 million years ago, an opal. The opalised skeleton has been named "Nessie".Read More
10/15/2016 4:47 PM
Jade is not just a stone in China, they consider it to be a symbol of significance, wealth and wisdom. They say in China “Gold has a value; jade is invaluable”. We have two types of Jade here, these are composed of different silicate minerals which made Jadeite and Nephrite. Nephrite is usually creamy in colour with an oily lustre. Jadeite is more valuable because of its glassy lustre and hardness. Jadeite can be carved into artifacts, and China is known for this practice.Read More
10/6/2016 3:37 PM
1. Marquise cut dates back to 18th-century French court of Louis XV who commissioned court jewellers to cut a diamond in a way to match the supple and ever coveted mouth of his chief mistress, Jean Antoinette Poisson, the Marquise de Pompadour. Now you know where the name came from.
10/6/2016 12:18 PM
Mighty and kind, a harbinger of luck and wisdom, Jupiter is transiting Leo and entering Virgo. This phenomenon starts from 11th August 2016 and goes until 12th September 2016. The duration is going to be highly auspicious for conjugal bonds, financial benefits and spiritual endeavours. Let’s see what does Jupiter transit mean for the zodiac signs and what are the gemstones favourable for the natives to wear.
10/5/2016 11:56 AM
296 natural diamonds, weighing a total of 267.45 carats, a wide variety of colours and one Aurora Pyramid of Hope. This mesmerizing structure, possession subject to dispute at present, took 22 years of fevered hunting for the diamonds by Harry Rodman, a veteran gold refiner from the Bronx, and Alan Bronstein, a diamond dealer from New Jersey.
10/3/2016 6:25 PM
Possession of a precious gemstone is sometimes a wish, many times an obsession and the other times a need. As the popularity or demand of something increases in the market, the chances of getting a copy or imitation of it increases. Be it medicines, jewellery or gemstones. Yellow Sapphire is one of the most valuable and expensive gemstones, possession of which is a matter of pride for an owner. What a shame it will be to get tricked by a vile vendor. We need to be smart customers, and therefore, I am going to give you simple pointers to check if the Yellow Sapphire gemstone you are buying is genuine or an imitation.