Select any handkerchief. It should not be transparent or too attention-grabbing - it is not desirable to decorate the handkerchief with glitter and decorations. About the colour there are no strict limitations. In the Arab countries with the most strict Islamic laws, women often wear black headscarves, but in the Russian Islamic region is popular and colored scarves. The hijab can be bought in special Muslim shop or regular shop wear.
When tying a scarf, consider the Islamic requirements. The handkerchief must not only cover the head, but to hide the ears and neck. Some Muslim authorities also need to hide with a scarf lower part of the chin. The hair coming out from under the hijab, use pins and barrettes-Bobby pins to secure short hair at the temples.
Select the method of tying a scarf. The first requires a special snug cap that fits over the top. It can be the same color as the shawl, or may differ. Gather your hair in a bun or bump, wear a cap and throw the handkerchief. Cut him under the chin with a safety pin or brooch.
For the second method take a triangular scarf. Throw it over your head. At the temples, tuck the scarf so that it partially covered the forehead. The ends of the hijab and wrap around neck and tie at the nape. This method is similar to how tied up in handkerchiefs in the Russian villages, however, it meets all the canons of Islam.
For the third method you will need a rectangular scarf and two safety pins. Throw a hijab on her head. The left end of the scarf, fasten at the right temple. The right edge behind the back through his neck and pin under the fabric at the back. For this method it is important that the hair was braided and pinned to the head or tied in a bun. You can also come up with their own way of wearing a scarf if it meets the requirements of Islam.
The Islamic religion requires the wearing of a headscarf is not only outside, but also to any man who is not your next of kin. At the same time, in the family circle or in a Sorority woman can afford to appear to uncovered hair. In the presence of the family is allowed more free-form clothing such as short sleeves.
So that the handkerchief did not get off, prefer knit or cotton fabrics. The silk was slippery, causing the handkerchief of this material can be off.
Advice 2: What is hijab
In accordance with the religious foundations of Islam a woman is obliged to hide his body from prying eyes. This function performs the traditional clothing of Muslim women - hijab, tightly closing a forehead, hair, chin and all the rest of the body, except the hands and face. Most often, the hijab is called only the handkerchief.
What is a Muslim wear hijab?
Hijab is not the headscarf that women of the West tie their hair or neck. This is the traditional Muslim women's clothing. In European countries, the word also refers to a scarf covering your head, shoulders and breast of a woman. But under Islamic rules of hijab is not a handkerchief, but in clothes that completely cover woman's body, except the hands and face or only the eyes.
In Arabic language the word "hijab" means "partition," "barrier", "hide", "obstacle".
The main thing to consider when choosing such clothing is that the outfit should be free, not inhibit movement. But it needs to completely cover all parts of the body, except what is permitted.
How to be a hijab?
The hijab is, first and foremost, a symbol of modesty and spiritual purity. Despite the fact that his coloring is not limited in color, there are strict rules for that and certain norms. The hijab can be any color, both light and dark shades. However, it is not allowed colored scarves that look glaringly bright.
The basic law of Islam (Sharia) requires that the ears and hair of Muslim women were hidden from prying eyes.
It is also not recommended to wear the hijab with geometric patterns. This traditional Muslim clothing should be plain and not flashy.
Another condition is the fabric from which sewn the hijab should be tight. In any case can not be used for fabrication of a transparent material. After all, the main feature of this outfit is to hide the woman's body from prying eyes. So, the translucent cloth cannot be used.
Some modern Muslim women believe that hijab helps to protect hair from harmful environmental influences.
There are several options right of wearing hijab. You can't go wrong if you tie the traditional Arab scarf as follows. Throw a hijab on her head so that it covers the hair and forehead. Forming smooth folds of the handkerchief at the level of the temples, the lower ends of the hijab down. The ends of your scarf should be a different length. The short end of the twist around pre-assembled in the tuft of hair on his head. The longer end of the hijab cross to a short flip over the shoulder. In order to fix the shawl, you can use pins.
Advice 3: How to tie Muslim scarf
Hijab Arabs traditionally referred to all clothes, but for Europeans this word is associated primarily with the female scarf. According to Sharia to wear its obligation to all Muslim women. However, democratic fashion of the West allows the use of this headdress. The main thing – is beautiful to tie it.
You will need
- Safety pins;
- Elastic band for hair.
The first way is hijab with braid. Gather hair in a ponytail or braid, the second is preferable.
Place the middle of scarf on top. The ends of the cross across the shoulders back and tie under a scythe.
Press the end of the tape to the base of the neck. Others wrap the head from the base of the neck through the ears, forehead and again to the ground. Make a loop by tying the end and the middle of the tape.
Weave a braid from the ends of the scarf and tape. Not to loose, secure with a rubber band.
Place the scarf symmetrically on top, kill it with a pin under the chin.
Wrap each end around the neck, not tightening. Kill it on his head.
Spread the hijab on the chest.