C. Krishniah Chetty Group of Jewellers

C. Krishniah Chetty Group of Jewellers


The C. Krishniah Chetty Group of Jewellers is acknowledged as India’s leading & premier jewellery brand, established in Bangalore. The group majorly encompasses six dominant entities under its renowned banner – C. Krishniah Chetty & Sons, C. Krishniah Chetty Jewellers, C. Krishniah Chetty Manufacturers, C. Krishniah Chetty Foundation, C. Krishniah Chetty Partnership Firm, & C. Krishniah Chetty Charitable Trust.

From having made life- size gold perambulators for princes to having presented Sachin Tendulkar with a golden & diamond studded cricket bat, the C. Krishniah Chetty Group of Jewellers has conspicuously carved a niche for themselves in the arduous field of jewellery designing. Last year, C. Krishniah Chetty Group of Jewellers was the sole Indian company to be selected in an Antwerp contest on design. Currently, being run by the sixth generation of
the family, the company has managed to preserve the legacy impeccably.


This acclaimed & preeminent jewellery brand was founded in 1869, when Cotha Krishniah Chetty initiated the adroit sale of Armenian coloured beads to the British Army & was later
appointed to the Royal Court by H. H. Sri Nalwadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar. Even today their British Sensibilities remain intact, as they emerge out to be one of the best Jewellery makers in India.

The influential Chetty community has been prosperously achieving success through their lucrative skills & strong business acumen. The C. Krishniah Chetty Group of Jewellers has been distinguishingly recognised & renowned for being the cherished & most preferred jewellers to over more than 21 prominent royal kingdoms & flourishingly influential households such as those of the Maharaja of Mysore, the Nizam of Hyderabad, the Maharaja of Travancore, & several other aristocratic & noble families in India. Currently, the gloriously celebrated jeweller family runs six stores across the city of Bangalore.

The company has been a consistent innovator in India’s jewellery industry; first to bring the famed Tolkowsky brand to India, initiated the launch of fancy-coloured diamonds in India, first to launch DeBeers’ Forevermark brand in India; & first to open the largest purely diamond showroom in Asia.