Bringing Haute Horlogerie to your doorstep!

About HOT (Hands On Time)

Launched over 10 years ago, HOT – Hands on Time is a unique luxury publication from The Watch Market Review Group, one of India, and possibly Asia’s oldest publishing houses. Backed by the unparalleled knowledge of the horological industry cultivated by the Group, HOT strives to bring the world of luxury watchmaking into the hands and onto the screens of every collector and watch enthusiast in India.

With a quarterly one-of-its-kind publication dedicated to the world of watchmaking and time-keeping, HOT –Hands on Time provides unfettered access to the who’s who and what’s what in the world of luxury watches. In keeping up with the rigours of the digital age, HOT introduced its digital platform in 2016 with a view to expanding its reach and connecting with its affluent clientele on a more regular and personal basis.

HOT offers readers the chance to dream of a world that to many, may seem out of reach, the exclusive provenance of the rich and the famous; the bold and the beautiful; the high and the mighty. A decadent indulgence, HOT allows its readers to step into the shoes of the jet-set and feel like a member of the truly elite.

Covering the entire spectrum of haute horlogerie, HOT is the ideal place for watch enthusiasts to keep abreast of the latest happenings, brand information, new releases, upcoming trends, events, both global and local and more in the world of super-luxury watches. With a behind the scenes look at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) and BaselWorld, the horological events of the annual calendar, in-depth features and exclusive interviews with industry experts, and information about the creative and manufacturing process behind some of the world’s most iconic timepieces, HOT definitely is a must-read for a purveyor of luxury watches.

Also unique to the website is the segment on Watchepedia which attempts to demystify the more technical aspects of watch-making. Watchepedia provides information about technical aspects of watchmaking and the exquisite time pieces crafted by master maisons and independent watchmakers alike, explaining the advancements and innovations in the watch industry. Our YouTube Channel, Watch Tube showcases videos specially created by the HOT team, bringing a unique, interactive experience to subscribers and giving interested viewers a detailed look at the industry from the perspective of those on the inside.

HOT captures the imagination of the affluent and those aspiring to scale new heights of extravagance, bringing readers thoughtful insight into the world of exceptional indulgence.


Sunil V. Karer

Karishma Karer

Mary Godinho
Dayananad Chauvan

The one-of-its-kind publication, ‘Hands on Time’ (HOT) is positioned as a quarterly lifestyle magazine dedicated to the pre-occupations of the rich and the famous; the bold and the beautiful; the high and the mighty. It will indulge its readers and expose them to true celebrity style!

HOT Vol XII Issue 1
Volume XII Issue 1