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any part of a horse's harness that is worn on the head

headgear

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Cairo: A controversial Egyptian academic has drawn sharp criticism for suggesting that Muslim women's head dress, the hijab, is not obligatory.
The head dress has been loaned by the Royal Geographical Society alongside loans from the British Museum, Imperial War Museum, personal items from relatives and the Newcastle University Gertrude Bell collection.
So, too, its effort to require Islamic head dress. The hijab became mandatory for women when the Islamic Republic was established 36 years ago; while many Iranian women long ago began wearing much looser forms of head cover, the ruling clerics remain obsessed with women's attire, behavior, and presence in public.
THE Gorsedd of Bards, the mainstay of most National Eisteddfod ceremonies, could be wearing new head dresses in future.
One of the staff members stopped him at the entrance stating that his thobe was not up to the dress code as he wasn't wearing a ghutra (Arab head dress) and asked him to go home and change.
The red and yellow outfit with flared skirt, tight bodice and head dress was designed and made by pupils on the BTEC level three fashion course at the secondary school in Potters Green Road, Potters Green, Coventry.
The rules regarding national dress are strict when it comes to alcohol stating: "Access to discos, nightclubs and dance clubs is forbidden to individuals wearing the national dress of the Arab Gulf Cooperation Council; Kandura (the white gown worn by Muslim men), Ghutra (traditional head dress) and Eqal (black headgear worn by men)."
The audience was deeply upset by the photo of a dog wearing a Saudi head dress, displayed by the professor from Ohio University who was lecturing on the impact of climate change on desert animals in the Kingdom, Al-Watan daily reported.
*Choose your hair style before you pick your head dress or veil.
Inset, Ned David in Dari head dress at the ceremony
The next thing Obama could ask the Arabs to do, in return for stopping the settlement building activity, could be to drop their head dress (the ghutra) as a prelude to wearing Jewish yarmuka (Jewish skull cap) instead, Khoury said.
I had bought the band gifts consisting of Gotras, Agals and Gahfiyas, the Arabic head dress.