Urmila in antique jewellery

What are some favourite pieces of jewellery?

The Gaylord necklace

Urmila with her students
Urmila

The two headed bird

Can you tell us a little bit about your family?

Urmila wearing a necklace and matching earrings she got at college
Urmila jewellery

Here's a funny story:

If you could commission a piece of jewellery

(cost no bar), what would you want made-- for yourself or your descendants?
Urmila in a diamond addigai
Urmila in a diamond addigai

What are your memories of jewellery growing up in a family such as yours?

Urmila in a classic manga-malai with mango motif

Mango necklace

Urmila in a classic manga-malai with mango motif
Urmila's mother

What heirlooms would you pass on?

Urmila in her mother's earring and pendant
Urmila's daughter Samyukta

Jewels in Tamil culture

What do you relish about the act of wearing jewellery?

Urmila and her husband
Urmila and her daughter, Samyukta

My grandmother's ring

Who is the style or jewellery icon that you look up to?

Urmila Jewellery