Wearing hijab is an empowering choice made by many Muslim girls all around the world. While some people erroneously believe that hijab is a way to make women feel trapped and entangled, Muslim women strongly believe that hijab brings comfort, confidence, and it creates a strong connection to one’s faith.
Here, young Muslim students at Cedar Mount Academy discuss hijab, as they take turns to share their beautiful experiences about the Islamic attire and what it truly means to them.
Today, Muslim women, young and old, black and white, all over the world celebrate the ”World Hijab Day” which takes place on February 1st.
Let’s embrace diversity by understanding and recognizing that wearing hijab is a deep personal expression of one’s faith and individuality.