Expressions of hijab vary widely within the Muslim world. Women are required to wear some version of hijab coverings in Saudi Arabia and Iran. In Turkey, another Muslim nation, wearing hijab coverings is strictly limited to head scarves. Malaysia, where these women are worshipping, has no requirements or restrictions.

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Hijab is an Islamic concept of modesty and privacy, most notably expressed in women’s clothing that covers most of the body.