The Muslims women still proving that Hijab is not a boundary for anything they want to do even in western cities, the first was Nura Afia and the Second one is Halima Aden in Miss Minnesota USA 2016.


Halima was the First to compete fully dressed in Miss Minnesota USA 2016.

During the semi final while wearing Hijab, she also  wore a full body outfit called “ Burkini “ during the swimsuit competition while the 44 others were wearing bikinis.

The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports Aden’s swimsuit as a contrast to the others.

In this Nov. 11, 2016, photo provided by Alishba Kazmi, Halima Aden poses for a photo at St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, Minn. Aden, a Somali-American, will be the first to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA contest while wearing a hijab and other modest Muslim clothing that keeps her fully covered. (Alishba Kazmi via AP)

The 19 years old Somali-American teen was born in Kenyan refugee camp and moved with her mother Rukia to the US when she was 7 years old.

Halima Aden competes in the Miss Minnesota pageant. Her relatives in Somalia said, "We don't know what pageants are but congratulations."

Aden’s Competed on Minnesota scholarship prize making it to the top 15 out of a filed of 44 others however she was cut before the finals but she showed the world that Muslims girls are also beautiful despite their Hijab.