Horology is the study and measurement of time with those having expert knowledge on the subject known as horologists. Each classic timepiece collection has some thought and story behind it, which several horology lovers decode, sharing their insights behind the specs and design, using platforms like Instagram and YouTube to spread it.
Let's take a look at some horologists/ horology lovers from India to consider following:
Kariwatch- Karishma Karer
Another woman marking her presence in the world of horology and one of the founders of The Hour Markers, a media platform for all things watches, Karishma Karer is a horology lover, a member of the Academy of the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG Academy), while also working as the editor of HOT: Hands On Time, a quarterly lifestyle magazine. Whether it's a new launch or a classic timepiece, you'll find Karishma covering it all, reading her words and insights on The Hour Markers platform.
Harman Wadhwa is a horologist, Watch Geek and Watch Collector as he calls himself, working as the founder of The Repair Hub, India's first Swiss-qualified Watchmaker. He comes from the Horology Industry, which is why he can part his knowledge on timepieces, covering the latest watch designs and top tips to guard the priced possession.
All About Horology
A still-growing page on Instagram, All About Horology, just as the name suggests, is an Instagram page on everything watches. A wrist consultant, blog and trend forecaster, you will find information on several classic timepieces, new releases and even what watches a particular celebrity donned, with some additional information at times. If you're looking for in-depth details on some watches— this is the page to follow.
We have often seen men adore watches, but with times changing, so do the likes and dislikes of all genders, everyone being more open to learning and loving different things. Using her Instagram as a platform to share knowledge and opinions on classic timepieces from various renowned brands besides other areas, with a language that involves jargon while being accessible to laypeople, Nirja Dutt is breaking barriers and stigma about only men loving watches.
Rishabh Saurastri's love for Horology can be seen visibly in his content on Instagram as he shares detailed information about the watch he dons, sharing knowledge about the specs, design ideology and sometimes covering what makes the watch special. He also shares insights and opinions on timepieces, showing his knowledge tremendously on the subject.
If you're looking for some opinions on the look and feel of watches, Amish Behl is the go-to guy. A watch enthusiast, he covers what he likes about certain watches, using his platform to share his commendable collection of watches. While his Instagram might not have an in-depth look into the watches, he has authored several articles on renowned publications, and started his own digital watch magazine, covering all things timepieces!