Tibetan rug is most popular hand knotted rugs in the world. The traditional hand knotting technique has been transferred from several generation in Tibet. Carpet weaving is the traditional occupation of Tibetans.
Tibetan carpets are classically weaved from wool strands. These wool are sheared from the sheep and yak that are commonly available in high Himalayan villages of Tibet. The growing demand for Tibetan carpets could not be met by the limited wool resources from Tibet. So, Tibetan rugs are knotted out of New Zealand wool on these days. New Zealand wool are known to have similar texture and durability in comparison to wool from Tibet.
Tibetan Weavers is the best Tibetan rug company in Nepal
which deals in Tibetan silk rugs and Tibetan wool rugs. Rugs can also be manufactured from cotton fiber, hemp fiber and nettle fiber. Tibetan tiger rugs are the bestselling Tibetan rugs. These rugs are used by Lamas during the Tibetan prayer. These rugs are believed to possess the power for warding off evil energy and making sure the surrounding gets endless flow of positive vibration.
There are several Tibetan rug store in Nepal. These rugs are available in two designs
. One of them portrays just the real looking tiger stripes while the other design include the whole life size tiger with its limbs and head.
Talking about the types of Tibetan rug, there are Antique Tibetan rugs, traditional Tibetan rugs, contemporary Tibetan rugs and modern Tibetan rugs which are readily available in market. Buyers have equally liked the floral Tibetan rugs and dragon Tibetan rug. Other recurring images are of phoenix, tiger and snow lion.
You can buy online Tibetan rugs in Nepal at wholesale price.