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Diamonds & Rust

Seated cross-legged on a mattress behind a low wooden desk, Jayanti Bhai Ramani looks worried. He is one of the 2,500 small diamond traders who work out of Choksi Hall, the diamond trading hub in Surat’s Mini Bazaar, and occupy row after row of similar desks. Before him are the tools of his trade: a lamp, an eye glass, tweezers, ... Read More »