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Jordyn Woods responds to backlash for wearing an abaya at Abu Dhabi mosque

Jordyn Woods precipitated a stir on social media whereas on trip in Abu Dhabi.

On Thursday, the 22-year-old mannequin posted a photograph wearing a conventional abaya when visiting the Sheikh Zayed Mosque on her journey to the United Arab Emirates, sparking criticism.

“Haram you’re not Muslim so you possibly can’t go to the mosque,” one particular person commented on her Instagram put up. “Oh so in the event that they put on it they’re praised however when muslim women put on it their bashed and referred to as terrorists??,” one other mentioned. A 3rd wrote, “Publish your booty someday then one of the vital sacred mosques the following.”

Responding instantly to somebody who mentioned she was “mocking” the faith, Woods mentioned, “I’m sorry if I offended you however so as to enter the mosque you might have to put on an abaya… In no world would I attempt to mock one other particular person nor tradition.”

In a 3rd put up, she responded: “For these of you that don’t know so as to enter the Mosque you have to put on an Abaya. It was such an wonderful expertise getting to see the fantastic thing about one other tradition.”

She additionally responded to those that hoped to educate her in regards to the conventional garment. When a commenter identified that “the entire level” of an abaya is “to cowl your hair,” Kylie Jenner’s former BFF mentioned, “Understood.”

Woods has been touring across the United Arab Emirates for the previous 4 days, posting footage from the Burj Khalifa, the Palazzo Versace Dubai and extra.

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