Afghani Carpets

July 20, 2011 by
Filed under: Bukhara Rugs 

Afghanistan is situated in the south of Asia, adjoining Iran and Turkmenistan to the west, Uzbekistan and Tadzjikistan in the north together with Pakistan and China in the east. The capital of the city is Kabul and the main part of the country is covered with mountains. Only a tenth of the countrys area is fruitful, but at the same time among the most fruiftul in the world. The population, the Afghans, represent the most of different ethnic groups (tribes) where the Pashtuns are the largest. Other large ethnic groups are the Tadjics, the Hazars and the Uzbekis.


3 Comments on Afghani Carpets

  1. ny28tx on Wed, 20th Jul 2011 1:01 am

    These rugs have beautiful designs, vibrant colors, rich hertitage just like the people who makes them. Thank you for this educational video. Even though they are meant to be used on floors but i have seen many people use them as wall hangings.

  2. sprbdxb on Wed, 20th Jul 2011 1:02 am

    Found a special carpet store in Dubai.
    It’s called MEHREEN CARPETS on Al Diyafah St.
    The collection is amazing and the prices are excellent.
    The contact detail:
    Tel: +971-4-3986468
    Mob: +971-50-5373175.

  3. nvdrh on Wed, 20th Jul 2011 1:27 am

    i love our afghan carpets they are beautiful and they are the best

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