Diamond ( Hira )
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The most popular gemstone since time known, diamond is one of the most expensive; and the hardest gemstones known.
A complex crystalline form of Carbon, Diamonds are available in colours of Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Pink, Purple, Gray, Black, and transparent white. The colour of diamonds depends the impurities in it, the purer the diamond the clearer the transparency.
Get diamond price in India. Diamond a mineral composed of pure carbon. It is the hardest naturally occurring substance known; it is also the most popular gemstone. Because of their extreme hardness. From the astrological point of view Diamond works for Lord Venus.
The hardness of diamond and its high dispersion of light—
Diamonds are used in engagement rings. The practice is documented among European aristocracy as early as the 15th century, though ruby and sapphire were more desirable gemstones. The modern popularity of diamonds was largely created by De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd., which established the first large-scale diamonds mines in South Africa. Through an advertising campaign beginning in the 1930s and continuing into the mid-20th century, De Beers made diamonds into a key part of the betrothal process and a coveted symbol of status. The diamond’s high value has been the driving force behind dictators and revolutionary entities, especially in Africa, using slave and child labor to mine blood diamonds to fund conflicts. Though popularly believed to derive its value from its rarity, gem-quality diamonds are quite common compared to rare gemstones such as alexandrite, and annual global rough diamond production is estimated to be about 130 million carats (26 tonnes; 29 short tons).
Color: Colorless, Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Pink, Purple, Gray, Black
The hardest gemstones on earth, diamonds have been treasured as gemstones since their use as religious icons in ancient India. The popularity of diamonds has risen since the 19th century because of increased supply, improved cutting and polishing techniques, growth in the world economy, and innovative and successful advertising campaigns. The dispersion of white light into spectral colors is the primary gemological characteristic of gem diamonds.
Diamonds also come in a variety of natural colors; fancy yellow, chocolate brown, colorless white, blue, green, black, bubble gum pink, orange, purple, and red. “Black”, or Carbonado, diamonds are not truly black, but rather contain numerous dark inclusions that give the gems their dark appearance. Colored diamonds contain impurities or structural defects that cause the coloration, while pure or nearly pure diamonds are transparent and colorless.
Historically, diamonds were found only in deposits in Guntur and Krishna district of the Krishna River delta in Southern India. Today, diamonds can be found in Arkansas, Colorado, Wyoming, and Montana. They are also mined in Russia, Australia, Canada, Zimbabwe, Angola, and the Congo.Lowest diamond price in India with Utkalika Gems.