Friday, 20 April 2018

Zodiac and Stone Of The Month : Taurus and Diamond

The Museum Of Gem and Jewellery Federation Jaipur ,
1st Floor , Rajasthan Chamber Bhawan, M I Road Jaipur (INDIA)

 Born between April 20th - May 20th

Symbol: The Bull
Element: Earth

Associated Gemstone: Diamond & Emerald  
Characteristic: Patience, Reliability, Determination & Persistence

Associated Color: Yellow, Orange and Green

 Diamond : Polished and Ring

Diamond is considered the king of gems, diamond is recognized since ancient times as the hardest of all minerals. It is named after the Greek word adamas, meaning "unconquerable". Diamond is prized for fiery brilliance, caused by its exceptional lustre and dispersion. Only few people know that India was the only source  of diamonds for many centuries before they were discovered in South America in 1700s.
Chemical Composition: Carban ( C )
Colours: Colourless,yellow,brown,black,blue,green,pink & red

Fun Facts: Diamond is the hardest material on earth - 58 times harder than anything else in nature

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