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Traditional Floral Tibetan carpets

Tibetan Eight Auspicous Symbols rug by Torana

Eight Auspicious Symbols Rug

A traditional Tibetan design, popular in domestic interiors during the 19th and early part of the 20th century. Our version of this design is derived from the motifs on a small sitting rug (khagangma) dating from around 1920. The motifs include Lotus, Peony, Cloud shapes, Buddha hand citron, Books,Pomegranite, Vase and Peach.

The meanings are not specifically religious, but are intended for good luck and prosperity.

Available in all standard sizes, in red, beige and pale blue versions.

Norbulingka Tibetan floral design rug by Torana carpets

Norbulingka Rug

This is based on a traditional rug design from around 1900, featuring an ornamental garden and blending eastern flower designs with some western influence. The background is a dark charcoal grey with a hint of eggplant.

Available in all standard sizes.

Pema chuni (12 lotus) design Tibetan rug by Torana carpets

Pema Chuni Rug

This is a traditional Tibetan design meaning "twelve lotus flowers". The rug shown here is a small rug (3ftx 6ft approximately, about 0.9m x 1.8m). We also make this design in larger rug sizes and different colors and it is fully customizable.