Al-Mashaqir and the status of women in folklore [Archives:2008/1176/Last Page]

July 28 2008

Nisreen Shadad
For The Yemen Times

Al-Mashaqir is a collection of fragrant plants worn in women's hair, but is also a testament to women's beauty and strength as well as a connection to their culture.

This idea penetrated the heart and mind of Arwa Othman, the director of the Folklore House, who launched “Al-Mashaqir: a Photo Exhibition