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Hijab History and Meaning
The cultural and linguistic starting of hijab are integral to Islamic culture. Hijab means a cover, wrap, curtain, veil or partition.In Islam, Hijab has a broader meaning, it belongs to modesty and includes behaviour as well as dress for Muslim Women.The Qur'an invites the believing women to fold their Khimar over their head to body when they are in public. Hijab is using as a partition which is a Muslim Women wear.
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Latest Hijab Styles and Types.
The basic type of hijab is simply a scarf that is wrapped around the head and neck and leaves the entire face opened. These scarves are also come in different type of colors, shades and patterns.Another one, the Niqab is a veil that covers the entire head and face except eyes and eyebrows. The Burka/Burqa is the most traditional choice for the hijab. The burka covers the entire face and head showing nothing of the women. Another way to cover up is by using a Khimar or Chador commonly seen in Iran. The khimar is also a veil like cap which leaves the face exposed and wrapped over the head and extends down to the waist.. The chador is a full-body mask, worn with a smaller head scarf underneath and leaves the face exposed.
Above the types of hijab, there are different styles of wear for Hijab. Among many types of hijab , Al-Amira is a two-piece veil that is made using a close-fitting cap that is made from cotton or any other lightweight material and a tube-like Scarf. Then, the Shayla is a rectangle shaped scarf that is long and will wrapping around the head and pinned in place at the shoulders.