Surya began in 1976 with one man's ambition and hopes for the future. A meeting proved to be instrumental in the introduction of the Surya products to the US marketplace. The products of local craftspeople began flowing to the US where the customers were pleased with the items and interested in more variety and selection. The Surya product line untroduced more items in a widely expanding collection of designs. In 1986, the company began US operations to greater serve its customers and increase product development. Surya is now one of the fastest growing private companies in the US and proudly presents products for the home to accomodate a wide variety of styles and prices.