Lapis Lazuli: Origins, Characteristics, and Cultural Significance
February 25, 2024
Lapis Lazuli: The blue’s blue Geographic Origin Lapis Lazuli, a captivating gemstone, traces its origins to several geographical locations, with the most renowned source being the mines of Badakhshan in Afghanistan. Additional deposits can be found in Chile, Russia, and Pakistan. The complex geological processes in these regions give rise to the mesmerizing blue hues […]
Malachite: Nature’s Green Tapestry of Beauty and Mystique
February 21, 2024
Geographic Origin Malachite, a captivating semi-precious stone, traces its origins to diverse geological landscapes around the globe. Notable deposits are found in Russia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, Mexico, Australia, and the United States. The geological conditions in these regions, particularly in copper-rich environments, foster the formation of malachite crystals. Physical Characteristics and Chemical […]
Harmonizing Owl-Inspired Home Décor with Vastu Shastra
January 30, 2024
Embarking on the journey of decorating your home with owl-inspired elements not only adds a touch of whimsy but also brings the essence of wisdom and intuition. In this blog post, we explore how you can seamlessly incorporate owl showpieces and statues while adhering to the principles of Vastu Shastra. Owl Statue at Home: A […]
Akbar International: Timeless Marble Craftsmanship
January 21, 2024
Akbar International, a prominent marble inlay store situated in the historical city of Agra, stands as a testament to exquisite craftsmanship and timeless elegance. With a commitment to transforming visions into reality, Akbar International specialises in crafting an array of marvels from marble, showcasing a diverse range of products that capture the essence of luxury […]
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5 Captivating Marble Table Top Designs by Akbar International
January 21, 2024
Marble, with its timeless allure and natural beauty, has been a symbol of luxury in the realm of interior design. At Akbar International, we take pride in presenting a curated collection of marble table tops that seamlessly blend aesthetics with functionality. Let’s delve into the distinctive features of five mesmerizing designs that redefine elegance. White […]
The art of Parchinkari: A business case
October 19, 2022
Marble is a luxury product and stone work on marble is even more of a luxury. The art is called Parchinkari or Pachchikari in the local language. It is a very niche art, found only in Agra and Udaipur at times.