Hijab vs Burka !!

Hijab, Amira, Shwal, Shela, Niqab or Burka. These are all different kind of cover worn by Muslim women all around the world. Some women cover only their hair, while others prefer to cover their entire face and shoulder. All these types are a sign of modesty and a religious symbol.

Here’s a guide to differentiate  between the most two common types:


It’s the act of covering up the hair and neck but leaves the face clear. These hijabs comes in many styles and colors.

hijab vs burka


It’s a traditional accessory made of delicate fabric to be worn over the face. Married women used to wear it in the past to distinguish from unmarried one. In these days some of the married women prefer to wear Niqab instead of the traditional Burka.

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