Art Of Jewellery - Expectations Run High for Akshaya Tritiya 2019 Temple jewellery is indeed a rich heritage of India, which has been originated in South India during the Chola reign in the 9th century. It has in recent times gained a lot of momentum on fashion ramps and bridal category. Temple jewellery with its timeless historical value and intricate designs has captured the Indian jewellery market and is also increasingly being demanded in overseas markets. Our cover story of April issue depicts in length about the origin, history, evolution and its demand as fashion jewellery among women in India.After the huge success of last September’s show, the GJIIF is now back, with the next edition scheduled to take place about a month prior to the all important Akshaya Tritiya festival and shortly before the start of this year’s wedding season. The show is scheduled to take place from 20 - 22 April 2019 at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai. We have a preview of this much-awaited exhibition in this issue.