The types of clothing that Muslims wear can vary from country to country or even from person to person in some areas. Muslims usually adopt a modest dress code with with very little skin showing, if any at all in some re... More »

Muslim women commonly wear a head cover called a hijab, which simply means "screen" or "cover" in Arabic. Mainly worn by women, a hijab is also sometimes worn by men as a symbol of modesty. More »

Muslims wear turbans for religious reasons, and they generally wrap their heads in either black or white headpieces or plain-colored caps, emulating the style of the Prophet Muhammad. Muslims adopt the practice of wearin... More » Beauty & Fashion Accessories

There are lots of Muslims who happen to be famous, like American converts Dave Chappelle and Shaquille O'Neal and international political figures such as Benazir Bhutto, the first female Prime Minister of Pakistan. There... More »

The Hajj is important to Muslims because it helps to teach them about their true purpose on Earth, to feel a closer connection to Allah, to unite with their brothers and sisters on the journey, to find their humility, to... More »

Since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Muslims have largely been treated with decreased respect in the West as of 2015. The Runnymede Trust ran two studies in 1997 and 2004 to gauge Islamophobia, concluding that li... More »

Muslims fast to develop patience and piety and also because fasting is obligatory in the month of Ramadan. Muslims believe that fasting is a shield that protects a person from sin and lustful desires. More »