Sudha Pennathur, LP.



Summer is fast approaching and the flowers are in bloom. The colors of the gem stones resemble the flowers in nature.
Silver took a plunge after an enormous hike this year. Prices in India, however, did not ease too much. With silver being somewhat out of reach, I have been working on jewelry with semi-
precious and precious stones. As I uncover the significance of stones , symbols and colors in Eastern culture, it has been fun weaving them into meaningful jewelry and textiles. Here are a few stones that are in my collection:
Amethyst stands for spirituality:

Aquamarine is for courage

Carnelian protects the wearer (protects against envy, fear, and rage. Brings acceptance and serenity):
Stay tuned, more stones to follow…