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16 December 2018 11:29 am

#QTip: Pearl divers in Qatar—how do they survive?!

Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
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Traditional pearl diving is an integral part of culture not only in Qatar but also in most Gulf countries as it represents a solid bridge between old and modern generations which has an important role in promoting traditional culture in the modern society with its journey towards the future.

For this latest #QTips episode, The Qatari guy gives us an insight on why the pearl diving industry plays such an important role in Qatar's rich history and heritage. And not only that—he also spilled the reason why pearl divers last many months in the middle of the sea!

Curious to know what that is? There's only one way to find out—click the PLAY button NOW!

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Filmed and edited by: Timothy J. Carr