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Crown of the Andes – the oldest and largest collection of emeralds in the world

byNine Gems 4 Years ago
Crown of the Andes is often viewed as the largest collection of emeralds in the world, originally made for the life-size statue of the Virgin in Colombia.

Colours Of Navratna

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
As per ancient Indian Vedic beliefs, the ‘Navratnam’ is an amalgam of the nine most precious gemstones, renowned for their powers of spiritual healing.

Why youngsters are saying no to diamonds.

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
It may not be as glittery or romantic, but saving for a house together or putting money aside to cover future parental-leave shortfall does signify a deeper level of commitment than the traditional diamond ring....

How to Choose an Emerald?

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
Emeralds are without doubt one of the most unique gemstones. Each one of these treasures is a captivating work of art. Of all the gemstones to collect and revere, there is something truly captivating in each and every...

Gem Quiz

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
After reading a good number of articles about gemstones, you probably feel pretty confident with the level of your newly acquired knowledge.

The Bigger, The Better?

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
What’s the first reaction or question that comes to your mind when hear about a new diamond or gemstone jewelry purchase? Without a doubt, questions associated with “What’s the carat size/weight of the gemstone?”...

Carat Weight And Karat

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
If you are shopping for a gemstone or gemstone jewelry, most likely you have heard the word carat or karat thrown around quite a bit. Carat refers to weight and karat to purity. Each of these terms has its own...

Happy Father's Day

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
This month on 19th June, it is Father's Day; a time for us to show some appreciation for our fathers and what they've done for us. The gemstone industry tends to focus on ladies, so we would like to make men the...

Divine Gemstone Idols

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
Some things are precious by themselves. And these become priceless when they are made from precious gemstones. One of such things is Divine Idols made of natural gemstones.

Pearl - Feminine Strength

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
It’s interesting that pearl is precious item used in this verse in comparison to a women’s value. When an oyster finds a grain of sand or some irritating object inside of it, it continues to smooth and coat the object...

June Birthstone: The Pretty Pearls

byNine Gems 5 Years ago
Pearls are classic, elegant and a staple to any girl's wardrobe. Go ahead and see for yourself how vast and popular this gem is by counting how many women you see wearing pearls.

Gemstone - Beauty, Longevity, Rarity

byNine Gems 6 Years ago
The three main quality of gemstone that attract people are- the beauty, longevity and rarity which makes them stand out from the world of inanimate nature.