1615

Shantidas Sheth (1590-1659), a chief jeweler in the courts of Mughal Emperors Akbar, Jehangir and Shah Jahan earns great prestige through his honesty. He funds these emperors in there hours of need and is responsible for saving Jain temples during the Mughal Era. Title of ‘Nagarsheth’ given to him and his family for using their wealth for the benefit of the society.