Hijab and Hinduism

Reference: Rig Veda>> Book 8>> HYMN 33>> Verse 19

Online Read: .sacred-texts.com/hin/rigveda/rv08033.htm

Original Text: Cast down thine eyes and look not up. More closely set thy feet. Let none
See what thy garment veils, for thou, a Brahman, hast become a dame.

Another translation

Online Read: http://www.indianscriptures.com/scriptures/vedas/rig-veda/mandala-viii/suktha-xxi-to-xl/topic-33

 

Original Text: Cast your eyes (son of Playoga) downwards, not upwards: keep your feet close together; let not (men) behold your ankles, for from having been aBrahma you have become a female.

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