A Brief History of Jaipur’s Jewelry Scene

Founded in 1727 by mathematician and astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II, Jaipur was a jewelry destination from its inception. “The maharaja was a great connoisseur of arts and culture,” says Sudhir Kasliwal, an eighth-generation member of the family behind the Pink City’s most famous jeweler, the Gem Palace. “He invited jewelers from Delhi, Agra, and […]