Burka vs. Yashmak: What's the Difference?
Burka and Yashmak Definitions
Variant of burqa.
A veil worn by Muslim women to cover the face in public.
An Islamic garment that covers the whole body, which has a net screen covering the eyes so they cannot be seen, and is worn by women.
A veil worn by Muslim women to cover parts of the face when they are in public.
A dress made from felt or karakul (the short curly fur of young lambs of the breed of that name), traditionally worn by men of the Caucasus region.
The face veil worn by Muslim women
A loose garment (usually with veiled holes for the eyes) worn by Muslim women especially in India and Pakistan;
The Taliban forced all women to wear the burqa