Dating as far back as ancient Mesopatamia in 2,500 BC, the tree of life rug is famous. The tree of life rug is considered magical for its inspiration in self growth and enlightenment. The tree of life design is also called “The Cosmic Tree”, “The World Tree” and “The Holy Tree”. In yoga, this prominent symbol keeps us in touch with mother earth and the universe, giving us roots into the ground while connecting us to heaven. In rugs, the tree of life celebrates infinity, paradise and is recognized by many different cultures around the world. This Pakistan woven rug is lovely with its beautiful fine wool on a cotton foundation.