Have you ever wondered why so many Muslim women cover their heads? Is this a requirement? A personal choice? An act of oppression? Listen to this short episode to learn more about Islam, the wearing of hijab, and what covering one’s head means to practitioners of Islam, the world’s second-largest religion. Did you know that Answers is also a YouTube series? Watch episodes like this one and so many others right here. Also, you can subscribe to our YouTube channel by clicking here. Or you can check out Patheos' other podcast offerings here. Curious about religion? Explore the world's beliefs at Patheos.com or Like and Follow us on Facebook.