19th century Indian gold kavacham or pectoral shield

Wrapping your body in a sheath of gold

The sacred and sensual

Gold Hair Comb. MFA, Houston. 19th century
Betel nut box, Paan-daan, with garnets, emeralds and rubies

The tools to create jewels

imagination and intuition

To understand

without the need for conscious reasoning
Gold snuff boxes with florals repousse work
Rose-water Sprinkler and Tray

To see the world in a grain of sand

to look beyond the obvious

Sacred gift: to see beyond the obvious

states of mind
Thewa necklace

“Intuition is a very powerful thing, more powerful than intellect, in my opinion.”

Steve Jobs