Jeans and Headscarves

In many Muslim countries the dress code, especially for women, is dictated by religious believes. Wearing a HIJAB – (headscarf) is followed by many women. I was surprised, visiting Egypt, to see so many young girls and women still following this custom.

In stark contrast – these young girls and women wore mostly jeans.  Jeans being a modern-day garment must be the reason they avoided being censured by religion or the Quran – but they often make up for the modesty a Hijab imposes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

More from Egypt soon

Brigitte

 

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About Brigitte Nioche

Author of Living Longer, Living Well - How to Embrace the Challenges of a Long Life. Other titles - Dress to Impress, The Sensual Dresser, What Turns Men On.
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One Response to Jeans and Headscarves

  1. Anonymous says:

    They are certainly with the times.

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