Kalyan Jewellers topped off their hugely successful inauguration ceremony of three new showrooms in Al Rai, Malia and Fahaheel in Kuwait with an exclusive concert held at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, on 26 December 2014. The inauguration ceremony heralded the arrival of Kalyan Jewellers’ as one of the quality brands in the Kuwaiti market. The invite only event featured the star-studded talent of Indian Violinist Balabhaskar Chandran, who performed for a packed audience that included famous guests; Kalyan Jewellers Brand Ambassadors Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna, Prabhu and Manju Warrier.
Also in attendance were CMD — Kalyan Jewellers T.S. Kalyanaraman and Executive Directors Rajesh Kalyanaraman and Ramesh Kalyanaraman as well as some important Kuwaiti dignitaries and the Indian Ambassador to Kuwait H.E. Sunil Jain.
Executive Director Rajesh Kalyanaram in his address to the crowd said that 26 December will remain a very memorable day in the history of Kalyan Jewellers as they crossed their 75 store mark with the three stores opening in Kuwait. He shared that while charting the company’s international expansion plans, Kuwait was undoubtedly amongst the foremost of their choices. CMD TS Kalyanaraman also graced the occasion with a few words about the brand’s legacy and praise for Kuwait as the gem of the GCC.
In his speech, Bollywood Superstar and internationally acclaimed Actor, Amitabh Bachchan, said, “I honour and respect Kalyan Jewellers for picking brand ambassador from different parts of the country. In many ways I feel that this is a wonderful integration of not just the country but what Kalyan Jewellers means. I have always felt very strongly that cinema in a way is a great integrator of society.” Mementos were distributed to the actors and officials.
Balabhaskar Chandran and his fusion band delivered a spell-binding performance with creative and musical renditions of cherished Indian film music. Compositions like ‘Begin with Soorya’, and ‘Love theme’ received resounding applause for their emotional invocations. Balabhaskar also played snippets from the film star’s repertoire of well-known hits, in tribute to their illustrious career.
To celebrate its launch, Kalyan Jewellers announced a special inaugural offer; customers who buy jewellery worth KD 150 will get a free gold coin and also be eligible to win the mega prize of KD 75,000 from a lucky draw.