Tag: Traditional arts

Land of Jewels

Bamiyan is the first stop on our route through central Afghanistan. This crossroads of the Silk Road has countless natural beauties. UNESCO calls it a cultural landscape because it used to be an important Buddhist and cultural center of the entire country. To this day, it defies traditional ideas about Afghanistan, both with its picturesqueness… Read more

Maimana is here for you!

Hurray! After one year of preparations our dream has come true! We sought out connections with remote parts of Afghanistan. We were looking for local families that follow old traditions. We found places where women can spin, weave and knot wool into extraordinary designs in natural colours. We discovered true tribal art inspired by nature.… Read more