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Do Muslim Clergy have clerical garbs either for worship or public non seromonial use (like say a catholic Priest's cassock, a Bishop's Mitre, a Minister's collar etc) To distinguish them from non Clerics? What would a Mufti for example wear?

The Mufti of Azhar have a red huge turban wrapped like how the Turkish Imams have the fez. It's cultural. Indian Ulema have green turbans. Western Imams wear suits.
During prayers they may wear a thobe or robe with hat on.

Nothing specific.

People know them for their works and fiery sermons not for longer beards!!


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