In India it is known as Nurma or Deo cotton, and is usually stated to be employed for making thread for the turbans of the priests.
- Hindus wear sometimes turbans and sometimes caps.
the turbans which, in 1301, Mahommed b.
from the ground, a row of alcoves, similar to that in which I was sitting, and filled with mullas in white turbans and dresses.
1 Green turbans are now rarely seen; the color is generally dark blue, or black.