‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like

One of the sad consequences of the end of American presence and the return of the Talibs is the obligation to wear traditional Muslim outfits abaji and hidjab, covering the whole body. A group of Afghan women decided to show on Twitter what their truly traditional costumes really look like.

See the Afghans wearing clothes stemming from their native culture.

#1 Dr Bahar Jalali, who brought up the subject online

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Dr. Bahar Jalali/twitter

#2 The same women a couple of years earlier. She looks a bit like an eastern Britney Spears!

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Dr. Bahar Jalali/twitter

#3 Like a princess from One Thousand And One Nights

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Waslat Hasrat-Nazimi/twitter

#4 A beautiful girl

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Best Dressed Afghan/twitter

#5 So colorful and yet so elegant

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Natasha Fatah/twitter

#6 A very young Afghan girl

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
sibghat ullah/twitter

#7 Ready for the weekend

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Deeba/twitter

#8 Juicy colors

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Peymana Assad/twitter

#9 A bit like eastern Europe folk

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Sodaba/twitter

#10 A perfect out fit for a techno-club night

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Sophia Moruwat/twitter

#11 Something more casual

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Fereshta Abbasi/twitter

#12 Like a butterfly

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Wida Karim/twitter

#13 Afghan teenagers and children

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Tamana Nasir/twitter

#14 A few female generations

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Fatima Kakkar/twitter

#15 Some Afghan women love jewelry

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Malali Bashir/twitter

#16 Pink all over

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Spozhmay Maseed/twitter

#17 Traditional shades of green

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
Fatima Haskell/twitter

#18 Caught dancing

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
NatashaFatah/twitter

#19 Orange and dark blue

‘We Don’t Want Burqas!’ 19 Afghan Women Show What Their National Outfits Really Look Like
NatashaFatah/twitter

Do you like their traditional outfits?

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