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Sudha Reddy unveils Shiv Narayan Jewellers new masterpiece'Shri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy in Hyderabad

16th August 2023, Hyderabad:A morning of grace and grandeur dawned as Shiv Narayan Jewellers held an exclusive unveiling of their latest masterpiece, 'Shri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy’.The event was hosted by Smt. Sudha Reddy, the renowned entrepreneur, philanthropist, and style icon, at her residence in Hyderabad. It was a celebration of artistic excellence, skilful workmanship and rich cultural heritage. The masterpiece had garnered attention earlier at the India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) 2023, where it was officially launched.

Mr. Tushar Agarwal, the visionary Managing Director of Shiv Narayan Jewellers Pvt Ltd, expressed his enthusiasm for this milestone achievement and extended heartfelt gratitude to Smt. Sudha Reddy. He stated, "The creation of 'Shri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy' is all about our team’s dedication and passion, especially our artisans. This masterpiece not only reflects our artistic prowess but also embodies the rich spiritual heritage of our culture. We are deeply honoured and thankful to Sudha Reddy ji for unveiling this extraordinary creation adding an extra layer of significance to this momentous occasion."

The event marked a fusion of art, culture, and luxury, and guests were left spellbound by the intricate beauty of Shri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy. Inspired by the divine idol enshrined in the iconic Shri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, the jewel captures every intricate detail of the original with remarkable precision. The depiction of Lord Vishnu in the Yoga Nidra (Yogic Sleep) position, with his hand gently resting on a Jyotirlinga representing Lord Shiva, and Lord Brahma seated atop a lotus that emerges from Vishnu's navel, is a sublime representation of ancient Indian scriptures.

Shri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy measures 8 inches in height and an astounding 18 inches in length. Handcrafted by 32 people working 16 hours every day for 2 months, this paragon piece weighs an astounding 2.8 kg. Adorned with around 75,000 high-quality diamonds, totalling an astounding 500 carats, Sri Ananth Padmanabhaswamy is a sight to behold. Each diamond has been thoughtfully sourced, masterfully polished, skilfully set. It boasts the finest Zambian emeralds and natural burmese rubies that fabricate a spectacular, mesmerising look perpetuating divine elegance.

At the heart of this remarkable creation is Shiv Narayan Jewellers' relentless pursuit of excellence, culminating in the achievement of an astonishing 08 Guinness World Records® Titles. Based in Hyderabad, the royal luxury brand has paved a path of excellence creating a niche for itself in the industry. Founded by Seth Sri Shiv Narayan Ji, the head jeweller to Mir Osman Ali Khan, the VII Nizam of the Princely State of Hyderabad, it has a rich legacy of royalty. Today, it is in the hands of Mr.Kamal Kishore Agarwal and Mr. Tushar Agarwal, the current Chairman and Managing Director of the company. Bound by their values of quality and creativity, the brand is on the forefront of jewellery innovation.


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