Pagri sentence example
- The chira is a pagri of checked cloth.
- The second form of the turban is known as the pagri.
- Wife: - with izar, kurta, and orhni or chadar: husband: - with majba, chadar, and joridar pagri.
- - Deccan Brahman wearing pagri, dhoti or pitamber, anga and dopatta.
- The Bora adopts one of four forms of pagri; the Ujjain, a small neatly bound one; the Ahmadabad, a loose high one; the Surat, fuller and higher than the Ujjain pattern (Plate I.Advertisement
- The Khoja wears a pagri smaller than the Meman's, called a Moghalai phenta; this leaves a portion of the head bare at the back.
- When the turban is worn it is always of the pagri form, never the amamah.
- Hindus wind the pagri in various ways as described for Mussulmans, but the angles are formed over the ears and not from front to back.
- The pagri is known in different parts of India as pag, phenta, phag, phagdi and many other names.
- The Sikh nobility and gentry wear two turbans, either both of pagri form or one of pagri and one of amamah form.Advertisement
- The methods of binding the pagri are innumerable, each method having a distinctive name as arabi (Arab fashion); mansabi (official fashion, much used in the Deccan); mushakhi (sheik fashion); chakridar (worn by hadjis, that is those who have made the pilgrimage to Mecca); khirki-dar (a fashion of piling the cloth high, adopted by retainers of great men); latudar (top-shaped, worn by kayasths or writers); joridar (the cloth twisted into rope shape) (Plate I.
- - Punjabi Mahommedan wearing pagri, with shimla, achkan izar or paejamas.