The earliest jewellery came from nature

wearing jewellery is like being caressed by nature.

Behold these triratna jewels

that date back over 5000 years to the Sunga period
Triratna pendant from ancient India. 150 BC. Uttar or Madhya Pradesh, Sunga Period. Cleveland Museum
Triratna pendant from ancient India. 150 BC. Uttar or Madhya Pradesh, Sunga Period. Cleveland Museum

As with all jewellery in India,

they are imbued with meaning

Auspicious motifs

Triratna pendant from ancient India. 150 BC. Uttar or Madhya Pradesh, Sunga Period. Cleveland Museum
Navaratna ring. Wikimedia Commons

Imbued within each jewellery

are a variety of ideas that are both universal and singular

Welcome to Jewels of India.

The author with her favourite jewellery