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Gender MALE
Industry Business Services
Occupation Gemstone Analyst (DgemG, Deutsche Gemmologische Gessellschaft, Idar Oberstein, Germany / Asian Institute of Gemological Scienes, Thailand), Trainer, Writer, Collector, Consultant
Location India
Introduction Hello, I am P.J.Joseph. I love the multi-disciplinary approach and this blog is my take on gemstones, jewelry, art, designs, movies, music, comics, graphic novels, new business models, environment, energy, etc. I am a gemstone analyst, trainer, writer, and collector based in South Asia. I am the author of two gem fiction books (Gemsicuted + Gemscentric) and I have appeared on Al Jazeera, BBC, CNN, CNBC, and Manorama TV (Kerala).
Interests Colored Gemstones, Diamonds, Gem Identification, Synthetics, Imitations, Pearls, Organic Gems, Arts, Graphic Novels, Books, Designs, New Business Models, Energy, Jewelry, Gem And Jewelry Enterprises, Gem History, Commodities, Wine, Travel, Music, Movies.
Favorite Movies Sting, All The Kings Men, One Flew Over Cukoos Nest, Manhattan, Sleeper, Annie Hall, The GodFather, The Great Gatsby, The Firm, All About Eve, Hanna And Her Sisters, Elmer Gantry, Sunset Boulevard, Breakfast At Tiffany's, China Town, Good Fellas, Network, Casablanca, Wall Street, Casino, Syriana, Insider, Lawrence of Arabia, Pink Panther, Office, Gone With The Wind, American Splendor, Forrest Gump, Aviator, Ben Hur, Out of Africa, Dog Day, Seven Year Itch, How To Marry A Millionnaire, Some Like It Hot, Apartment, Ordinary People, Catch-22, The Band Wagon, High Society, Silk Stockings, Singin' in the Rain
Favorite Music Sting, Bruce Hornsby, Peter Gabriel, George Michael, Frank Sinatra, Phil Collins, Santana, Duke Ellington, Billy Holiday, BB King, Louis Amstrong, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavaroti, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig von Beethoven, Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Pyotr II'yich Tchaikovsky, Edvard Arieg, Frederic Chopin
Favorite Books Bible, Bhagavad Gita, Ramayana, Mahabharata, Koran, Tripitaka, Gems, Color Encyclopedia, Photoatlas Of Inclusions, Andrew Carnegie, Krishnamurthi, Vivekananda, Karl Marx, Adam Smith, Charles Darwin, Aristotle, Confucius.