The word Nooristan translates to “land of illumination”. Also known as Nuristan, it’s area consists of 34 provinces found in Eastern Afghanistan. Known as descendants of the armies of Alexander the Great, these craftspeople have mastered the art of weaving. Nooristan rugs are very fine quality handmade carpets with incredible natural dyes and 100% handspun wool. With refined patterns and an exquisite weave, these luxurious rugs are sure to please even the most discerning eyes. You can see and feel for yourself in our beautiful showroom in Berkeley.