Jainamaz: Prayer Rug: 165 x 91cm: This beautiful, rich Hand-knotted Prayer Rug comes from the Baluch nomad tribes of historic Herat region of Afghanistan, bordering Iran, or Persia. Herat was a key art and poetry centre of the old Persian civilization.
The rug is known for the uniqueness of its design, and is woven from 100% wool, incorporating natural dyes. Woven as a prayer rug design, Jainamaz (meaning prayer rug in Persian) is one of the most popular categories of fine quality hand-made rugs as each piece is unique and a work of art.
Afghan nomadic rugs have maintained a unique identity and authenticity over the centuries and are highly popular and much sought after.