Fisherman Finds ‘Whale Vomit’ Worth PHP 26 Million

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The wheel of fate will sometimes change when you least expect it.

You will be surprised that a huge blessing will come into your life unexpectedly.

Just like in this scenario, where a fisherman from Thailand found something that will change his life forever.

Jumrus Thiachot, 55, was walking along the beach one morning. Little did he know that he will find something so valuable. Around 26 Million pesos kind of valuable.

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There he found a big waxy substance called Ambergris.

What is an Ambergris?

Well, Ambergris is a solid, waxy, flammable substance of a dull grey or blackish color produced in the digestive system of sperm whales.

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But why is it so expensive? Well, ambergris is more commonly used to make perfumes.

Each piece of ambergris smells a bit different. And luxury perfumers claim that the smallest amount makes the biggest difference to a given fragrance.

One of the most famous brands, Chanel, uses ambergris on their perfumes to make the fragrance last.

Isn’t Jumrus so lucky?

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