Nakshatra is the constellation. Naturally, it evokes images of destiny and fate, a shape of things to come reflected in the positions of the stars above. It stands for the power, mystery, beauty and symbolism of the stars, capturing the essence of nature's magical metamorphosis through billions of years. Nakshatra is one of the most respected jewellery brands in India and it has played a pioneering role in introducing the benefits of branded jewellery to the Indian market. Katrina Kaif, the new face of Nakshatra, one of the most beautiful women on the planet, and a rare achiever, personifies the brand values of Nakshatra. Katrina with her timeless beauty, elegance and charm has in a short time mesmerized the hearts of people. Nakshatra means "constellation of stars" it symbolizes vastness and infinity, bestowing on the diamond, the classic qualities of beauty, radiance, immortality and power. The name Nakshtra evokes powerful imagery in women's minds - mystery, brilliance, timeless beauty and a constellation of stars.
Nakshatra, India’s premium jewellery brand unveiled the new Nakshatra Vivaaha Collection at the Mumbai Jewellery and Gem Fair organised by UBM. Miss India Vanya Mishra unveiled the new line from Nakshatra at the inauguration of the fair. The Nakshatra Vivaah Collection includes an enormous array of creations, illustrating the changes in design styles and techniques in Nakshatra creations. The style is unique and everlasting, yet constantly evolving. Exquisite designs with sparkling diamonds, this wedding season the Vivaah collection will definitely make the bride’s day perfect. The collection offers innovative designs in gold and diamonds in various categories like bangles, necklace sets, earrings, rings and maang tikas. The launch of the exhibition was celebrated with an evening named “Style Statement” where India’s leading jewellery brands like Asmi, Gili and Nakshatra showcased their latest designs on the ramp.
Gitanjali celebrates The Nakshatra Indian 2000 Guineas with Fashion and Glam Fiesta
Zarine Khan, Vivek Oberoi, Adnan Sami and other stars dazzle at the race courseMUMBAI 23th December 2012:Gitanjali Group, India’s leading Jewellery & Lifestyle brand hosted The Nakshatra Indian 2000 Guineas – Grade Iat the Turf Club, Mahalaxmi Race Course in Mumbai today. The high-profile extravaganza witnessed a blend of luxury, glamour, sports and music. New generation bollywood actress Zarine Khan was present to give away the trophies to the winners. The evening was followed with a power packed performance by musical sensation Shibani Kashyap. Later in the evening Adnan Sami performed LIVE and engaged the audiences in his mesmerizing, soulful singing while Vivek Oberoiattended the performance.The Gitanjali Derby spells style and entertainment to the crème de la crème as well as racing aficionados. True to its brand association, Gitanjali Group made sure that the glitterati in Mumbai enjoyed their Sunday evening which was filled with thrill and excitement. Bollywood actress Zarine Khan amongst others added the glamour quotient as they awarded trophies to the winning jockeys. The afternoon also saw a showcase of jewellery from Nakshatra and the launch of Inega Calender 2013 that has the theme of Global Warming. Gitanjali Group taking ahead its CSR initiative integrated with the calendar launch.The grand evening culminated with a foot tapping musical performance by singing sensation Shibani Kashyap. Her musical interpretations are unique expression of sentiments, melodies, rhythm, softness of emotions that awakes imaginations and memories. A special Live performance rendered by Adnan Sami added to the chilly evening as he presented some of his engaging compositions. Vivek Oberoi attended the performance and was seen captivated in the performance.Commenting on the event, Mr. Mehul Choksi, Chairman and Managing Director, Gitanjali Group said, “It has been our endeavor to make the Gitanjali Derby a prestigious and most awaited event in the current racing season. Through this unique association we aim to blend glamour and style into the racing sport.”About Gitanjali Group:Gitanjali Group is the world’s largest integrated branded jewelry manufacturer -retailer with an annual turnover of over $2.5 billion. Established in 1966, today its activities are spread across the entire value chain from rough diamond sourcing, cutting, polishing and distribution, and jewelry manufacture, to jewelry branding and retailing gold and diamond jewelry in India and abroad.The Group pioneered jewelry retail revolution in India by launching Gili way back in 1994. It today owns and distributes eight out of the top ten jewelry brands in the country including Gili, Nakshatra,Asmi, D’Damas, Sangini and Diya.Over the last two decades, it has expanded operations in USA, UK, Belgium, Italy and the Middle East to China,Singapore and Japan. Today the group owns large retail chain in the US, Samuels Jewelers Inc.; and has acquired a number of premium brands such as Stefan Hafner, Valente, Io Si, Poratti and others in Italy, and has a fast developing presence in China, the Middle East and other new markets.
Gitanjali opens first Nakshatra jewellery flagship showroom in Dubai
Dubai 18th May Friday 2012:
UAE. Gitanjali Group - a global conglomerate and listed in the BSE and is expected to announce in excess of US$2.3 billion annual turnover for the year ended March 2012, opens its first flagship international Nakshatra store in Lamcy Plaza Dubai, to cater to a large number of Asian communities frequenting the mall every day.Since 2008, Nakshatra is being endorsed by the reigning Bollywood queen Katrina Kaif.The newand exclusiveshowroom will offer for the first time rings, earrings and necklaces in 22k gold and polki uncut diamonds. Drawing inspiration from a constellation of stars, from where it gets its name, this unique range of diamond jewellery, recreates the mystery and brilliance of one of the most exotic creations in the universe, the stars. The very name Nakshtra evokes powerful imagery in women's minds - mystery, brilliance, timeless beauty and a constellation of stars and bestows divine glow and luck on the wearer. After being launched in 2000, as a flagship of the Diamond Trading Company (DTC), it was taken over by the Gitanjali Group. One of the most respected jewellery brands in India, Nakshatra was awarded the Superbrand status in 2009. Mehul Choksi - Chairman and Managing Directorof Gitanjali Group, said: “We are extremely happy to set up the first Nakshatra diamond jewellery Mono-Brand store in the UAE a brand loved by Asians residing in the UAE and Asian tourists visiting the country. Nakshatra evokes images of destiny and fate, a shape of things to come reflected in the positions of the stars above. Inspired by a constellation of stars, Nakshatra epitomises mystery and brilliance, and showers ‘divine luck on the wearer.We have substantial plans of expanding our group presence in the Middle East market.” Ajay Pandey, CEO Gitanjali International Brands Business, said: “Nakshatra is a unique brand and the idea is to provide a complete brand experience in one of the most important luxury destinations of the world Dubai. Keeping this in mind we have ensured that the store in Lamcy offers a full range of Nakshatra jewels reflecting the divine radiance of love. "The store houses Paisley, Mirage, Coronation, Vivaah, Signature and Solitaire as Diamond Collections and has also introduced a complete range of 22k Gold & traditional Polki Nizam collections to delight the Asian community, thus providing an array of choice with everlasting brand essence that can be ideal gifts for every occasion.” About Nakshatra:Nakshatra was acquired by the Gitanjali Group In 2008 the brand and today boasts of 15 Mono Brand Showrooms and more than 1,000 points of sale in India. The earlier DTC Brand positioning 'The Birth of a Star' and 'Brightest Circle of Light' metaphorically evoked images of celestial dazzle and grandeur. After 2008, the story was taken forward around the theme 'Goddess of Luck' and later 'Divine Luck' which linked the brilliance and vastness of the stars and planetary system with the fact that they also shape lives and destinies. The Brand chose to be endorsed by none other than the stunning Diva Katrina Kaif, widely acknowledged as the reigning queen of Bollywood. Now in 2012, the soon-to-be-unveiled new campaign is centred around the theme 'Glow Divine'. Nakshatra jewellery is crafted around a unique set of floral designs inspired by the constellations the basic traditional 'kudajodi' which is believed to be auspicious and showers the wearer with blessings and good luck.The richness of tradition and eternal mystique of the Nakshatra cluster weaves a magical tapestry that will hold every one spellbound.