Behind the Veil
Contrary to the belief of many, the Hijab has a long and rich history across many cultural traditions. If you were to travel through countries in Africa, the Middle East, South Asia and South Eastern Europe, you’d see a diverse range of Hijabs with different colors, patterns and prints and a unifying factor far bigger than the fashion itself – a modest woman, strong in her faith.
While many people outside the Islamic religion are familiar with the word Hijab, there are many misconceptions around the veil and the meaning behind wearing it. Ready to learn more? Here are six things you didn’t know about the Hijab.