India loves gold and during festivities this love grows beyond measure. Especially on Dhanteras, when buying gold is considered auspicious, the demand surges manifold. If you're planning to buy gold this season, here are 10 major gold retailers in the country that promise to deliver quality material.
TATA's Tanishq Jewellers are one of the biggest jewellery outlets in India. The group has been endorsed by big names like Amithabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Ashwairya Rai, Asin, Sri Devi.
Nakshatra Diamond Jewellery
Found in the year 2000, Nakshatra started featuring in the top jewellery designers in the country within three years of its existence. Since then they have become a known name in the world of jewellery retailers.
D'Damas has been endorsed by big Bollywood actresses like Sonakshi Sinha and Nargis Fakhri. The company is a joint venture between Indian Geetanjli and Dubai based Damas.
Gili has been a part of the Indian jewellery industry since the year 1994 and is currently endorsed by Bipasha Basu.
Asmi Diamond and Jewellery
Asmi Diamond Jewellery was initially launched by the Diamond Trading Corporation (DTC) in the year 2002 but later it was incorporated in to Gitanjali Gems Limited. The brand is endorsed by former Miss World and a popular name in both Bollywood and Hollywood, Priyanka Chopra.
Kalyan Jewellers opened shop in the year 1993 at Thrissur, in the state Kerala. Before entering the jewellery industry, they had a strong business in textile. The legendary Amitabh Bachchan endorses the brand. The brand has a presence in 10 Indian states along with 3 outlets in UAE and 1 in Kuwait.
Diya Diamond Jewellery
Another name owned by Gitanjali Gems Limited, Diya specializes in more diamond, less gold jewellery. The company has an online presence on popular e-commerce websites like Amazon India.
PC Jewellers began with a single showroom at Karol Bagh, New Delhi back in April 2005. Now the retail chain owns 68 showrooms across 54 cities and 18 states.
A product by Gitanjali, Parineeta specializes in bridal jewellery which they claim is inspired by Indian culture and history. The brand is endorsed by Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor.