A female impersonator or gynaemimetic in the Indian subcontinent, who may have had partial surgical sex reassignment. Hijras belong to a traditional social organisation, part cult and part caste; they worship the goddess Bahuchara Mata. Their sexuoerotic role is that of female with men
Sincere believers throughout the world, though, will reflect on the meaning of the new Hijrah year and will take great comfort from it, for they know that Allah Almighty is in charge of times and seasons and that He cares for His Creation with an infinite care.
The mosque said Al Awlaki, born in the US to Yemeni parents, was known for his "interfaith outreach, civic engage-ment, and tolerance" when he served as imam at Dar Al Hijrah from January 2001 to April 2002.