The traditional Majlis: authentically Arab

Doing it in Doha with fast facts: the ‘majlis’ πŸ˜ŠπŸ™

What is this? πŸ€”

‘Majlis’ is an Arabic word for ‘council’ or ‘sitting places’. πŸ˜‡

What role do they play?πŸ€”
In the majlis, the family and community gather to socialise, exchange info, discuss events and receive guests.πŸ’―

In addition, it is a place to resolve problems, pay respects and hold wedding receptions.πŸ’

What does it look like?πŸ€”

A large space with distinct carpets and cushions against the wall. πŸ‘Œ

Arabic coffee is often served in abundance.😏

Elders are given top status in the majlis.πŸ™πŸ˜‡

It’s a beautiful traditional space where all gather in peace ✌️😊

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