One of the most ancient traditions of the Manipuri society is Kouna craft. Nature’s gifts to Manipur, Kouna is a spongy water reed and is usually grown in the marsh and wetlands. Every house of Manipur has Kouna handicrafts items. Culturally, it been employed in the process of mat making. Kouna plants are eco-friendly, non-pollutant and bio degradable. Among the crafts “kouna craft” is widespread due to the availability of raw materials and heavy demand from local, national and international customers.