chaddar


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Noun1.chaddar - a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu womenchaddar - a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu women
head covering, veil - a garment that covers the head and face
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The officials of Aukaf department also presented her "Qalandari Chaddar" as a gift.
At the meeting, the chairperson of Punjab WPA Fatima Chaddar said that Ms Sohail would get all the legal protection that she needed and would receive justice.
He stated this while speaking after ghusal and chaddar poshi on the annual Urs of Hazarat Shah Allah Ditta Bhakahri here on Monday.
Islamabad -- Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood visited Dargah Hazrat Khawaja Syed Moinuddin Hasan Chishti in Ajmer Sharif where celebrations of his 807th annual Urs are currently underway.The High Commissioner presented traditional chaddar on behalf of the people and Government of Pakistan and offered dua.
A press release from Pakistan High Commission in India read, "The High Commissioner presented the traditional chaddar on behalf of the people and Government of Pakistan and offered dua (prayers)."
Anmol Modi, senior head - Promotions of Vibrant Terry Towel 2019, highlighted some strength of the textile cluster of Solapur and its success in gaining Geographical Indication (GI) status for Solapur Jacquered Towel and Solapur Chaddar (blanket).
He mentioned the strength of the textile cluster of Solapur and its success in gaining Geographical Indication status for Solapur Jacquered Towel and Solapur Chaddar (blanket).
A suspect was wearing a chaddar and had hidden the machinegun under it.
At the end, MIT-SOG Faculty Members Sankalp Singhai and Parimal Maya Sudhakar presented souvenirs to the High Commissioner, including a traditional chaddar from Pune.
Deewan Pir Usman presented the gift of chaddar to the speaker, former PM Ch Shujaat Hussain and MNA Monis Elahi.
As already pointed out the concept of 'Chaddar and Chardevari' was enforced on women in the 1980s and every step was taken to control their lives.