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Last Updated: Friday January 21 2005 16:09 GMT

Traditional Muslim clothes

This Pakistani girl is covering her head. Not all Muslims cover up in this way, while some wear it just whenever they feel like it
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This Pakistani girl is covering her head. Not all Muslims cover up in this way, while some wear it just whenever they feel like it.
This woman is adjusting her hijab (headscarf)
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This woman is adjusting her hijab (headscarf).
This woman is adjusting her hijab (headscarf)
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These Afghan children have dressed up to celebrate the festival of Eid. How Muslims dress is largely cultural, depending on where they live.
The covering of your face is called nikab.
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The covering of your face is called nikab.
In Saudi Arabia, it is traditional for men to wear this trouser and long shirt combination called a thobe.
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In Saudi Arabia, it is traditional for men to wear this trouser and long shirt combination called a thobe.
This Pakistani man is getting ready to pray at a mosque in Lahore
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This Pakistani man is getting ready to pray at a mosque in Lahore.
These Saudi Arabian women are wearing burkhas.  They are wearing a veil across their faces and their garment reaches the floor
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These Saudi Arabian women are wearing burkhas. They are wearing a veil across their faces and their garment reaches the floor.
There has been lots of controversy about a Muslim's right to wear hijab. This demonstrator in Copenhagen  is fighting back against the decision made in France not allowing any symbols of religious fai
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There has been lots of controversy about a Muslim's right to wear hijab. This demonstrator in Copenhagen is fighting back against the decision made in France not allowing any symbols of religious faith to be worn in schools.
These Muslim women are in Sudan, Africa. Islam is the biggest religion there
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These Muslim women are in Sudan, Africa. Islam is the biggest religion there.


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