Traditional Gem Mine
Traditional Gem Mine
5
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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highly reputed firm, GIA accredited professional, in store workshop and gem cutting,best customer service.
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Mel J
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Couples
Wonderful service and beautiful jewellery. My ring was made in 3 days and hand delivered to me. The staff member caught a bus 3 hours away, as we were with a tour group. I chose the stone (pink sapphire) and then it was designed and made. Photo does not do it justice.
Written 2 March 2024
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Lucy T
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Family
I came to Rahman with an old family ring that is very dear to me. My ring had lost a sapphire and was badly in need of repair.
Rahman replaced the sapphire, perfectly matching the new stone to the existing sapphires, rebuilt the ring in the same design - just with a beautiful modern band, and cleaned it so that it sparkles. Rahman is an incredibly skilled craftsman who met my very short deadline (before my flight left Colombo) and restored my ring to its former glory! It is so stunning & I can’t stop looking at it! Thank you again Rahman. I am delighted with your work and so grateful to have found you.
Written 6 October 2023
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Navaid A
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Solo
I was totally amazed by the resourcefulness of Khaleel Rahman. He found for me the exact blue sapphire I wanted; cushion shaped, 5.15ct, unheated, loupe clean, super cuts and still at a very reasonable price. Not only that, he was able to get it put in a platinum ring, with the exact specifications I wanted and that also, within 3 days. He also was able to get my other two sapphires put in platinum rings within the same period. So much variety and quality! Such neatness and professionalism! And his drivers were heroic as well. I was picked up from my hotel, was able to go to the stylish Colombo mall, pick local oud perfumes, and at my request, was taken to other places to pick fabulous South Indian silk sarees, essential oils, teas, and was dropped back to the hotel. What a First class service and experience indeed! What a beautiful country and how lovely its people! Truly a soulful experience!
I shall go back to Traditional Gem Mine and Sri Lanka in a heart beat, whenever I can take time off from my busy schedule as a cardiologist in Northern California.
Written 5 October 2023
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Thank you for your good review. We are always committed to do our level Best to our beloved customers. Hope to see you soon. Rahman GIA gem and jewelry professional.
Written 6 October 2023
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Benjamin B
9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
Best gem store in Colombo. Best service and most beautiful jewels! Very dedicated to the customers' needs 🙏🙏
Written 26 August 2023
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Thank you for your good review. We are always committed to do our level Best to our beloved customers. Hope to see you soon. Rahman GIA gem and jewelry professional.
Written 6 October 2023
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Mel
Singapore, Singapore26 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Solo
Rahman and team Made my two custom rings to perfection. They took time to choose gems with me and met my timeline of making the products in 3 days! They were humble and patient in agreeing to refinements and delivered the final rings within another 4 days. I am thrilled with the results and highly recommend.
Written 12 May 2023
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Thank you for your good review. We are always committed to do our level Best to our beloved customers. Hope to see you soon. Rahman GIA gem and jewelry professional.
Written 6 October 2023
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lkbparis
Breckenridge, CO64 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2022
Our tuk tuk driver brought us here. I had a very specific idea of what I wanted - white gold sapphire earrings. Rahman pulled out exactly what fit that description, no nonsense, no wasting our time. I found what I wanted but with a green stone, so I asked if he could swap out sapphires. Which he did, and delivered much more quickly than promised. A great price, and a very happy result!
Written 12 January 2022
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Thank you for your encouraging words.. hope to see you next time.. Rahman Diploma in gem and jewelry accreditation. Gemological institute of America.
Written 12 February 2022
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Janice W
Paralimni, Cyprus32 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2020
I went here with a clear idea as to what I wished to purchase and was able to buy exactly what I wanted at a good price which was a white gold and sapphire pendant. I did not feel pressured into making a purchase at all.

The choice was very good and I also brought a lovely Garnet bracelet.
Written 3 March 2020
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Hi, Janice thank you so much for your great review. Hope to see you next time. Rahman GIA AJP (cert in gemology)
Written 4 March 2020
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Kevin H
Newry, UK26 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2020 • Friends
Called here today after a recommendation from a friend. Was definitely not expecting the top quality service we got. Rahman and his team are the best I've seen in the business. If you want some first class gems you should visit the Gem mine. Very trustworthy and honest shop. There aren't enough businesses like this one left.
Staff are so friendly.
Written 2 March 2020
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Hi, Kevin thanks a lot for your nice comments. Rahman GIA AJP (cert in gemology)
Written 4 March 2020
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Mark B
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020 • Couples
Very friendly and would recommend. Gave us some lovey gems and made necklaces really quickly for the next day. The service was amazing.
Written 19 February 2020
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Mr Mark,Thank you for the great review. Rahman GIA AJP Professional jeweler.
Written 23 February 2020
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Jclark
London, UK2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Solo
I recently got a customised ring made by Rahman and it is beautiful. He was extremely patient and helped me convert my idea into a beautiful bespoke ring that I love. Thank you. I will be back soon.
Written 16 February 2020
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Hi, thanks a lot for your nice review. We are USA qualified GIA professional jeweler. Fully equipped to custom make any tough designs that our customers like. We hope to see you soon and enjoy the lovely piece of jewelry we made for you. The managing director Mr Rahman GIA AJP cert in gemology.
Written 18 February 2020
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