Imams must also clearly identify which practices are religious like wearing the hijab and which are customary such as niquab and burqua
McCauliff, Dreyfus, La Cite and the Burqua
, 28 CONN.
Several dozen families in two villages call Burqua
and Dir Dibwan.
According to Tibi, the women's head shawl, scarf or nicab, and especially the burqua
(with only eye-slits), are typical products of the Islamic emphasis on sex, steady restraint being necessary in a culture where male sex drive is foremost in human interaction and finds satisfaction in polygyny.
Minorities soon became the flashpoint for heated pub-lie discourse that marked the invasion of "others," the building of mosques, the headscarf, the burqua
, and the handshake into sites of contestation.
All of a sudden, [the journalist] looks over and plastered up against the wall is a big [woman] in a burqua
Menon, Nivedita 2005 "Between the Burqua
and the Beauty Parlor?
The winning entry, Corinne Fowler's 'Journalists in Feminist Clothing: Men and Women Reporting Afghan Women during Operation Enduring Freedom, 2001', productively reconsiders the contemporary cultural significance of the burqua
alongside its representation in the Western media.
The surprise here was not the success of the best of the previously unknown collection of hangings from the two holy mosques of Mecca and Al-Madina--the Burqua
doubled its estimate to sell for 509,600 [pounds sterling]--but the 117,600 [pounds sterling] paid by a Middle Eastern private collector for a fragment, not in good condition, of a rare and early Eastern kufic Qur'an dated 1040-41 with an important colophon (40,000 [pounds sterling]-60,000 [pounds sterling]).
Purcell said she wore a burqua
in tribal territories in order to not call attention to the fact that she was a foreigner, and she learned to speak some Pashto and Dari.
The playwright has her act on her romance, even if it means going to an unimaginably awful place, where she can take on the burqua
, submit to a husband as his second or third wife, devote herself, unthinking like a teenager in a madrassa, to committing the entire Koran to memory.
On the morning of November 13, after numerous feints and burqua
disguises to get there, BBC correspondent John Simpson entered the Afghani capital a few steps ahead of the victorious Northern Alliance forces.