I hope the crazy monkey inspires you in one way or another… and remember, “Hakuna Matata”. After the battle against Zira, where the Outsiders join the Pridelanders, Rafiki is present at the wedding of Kiara and Kovu, wedding them. She sings the song Circle of Life and her painting scene is extended. Rafiki Mourns (English translation) Artist: The Lion King (Musical) Featuring artist: Tsidii Le Loka , Brenda Brinzo Mhlongo, Nomvula Dlamini, Zama Magudulela Years later, while making a painting of Kiara, now as an adult, where the spirit of Mufasa tells Rafiki that Kiara and Kovu, a lion raised by a loyal follower of Scar, Zira (who believes Kovu should be king as he was chosen by Scar) should fall in love to break the feud, with Rafiki reluctantly agreeing, confused on the king's decision. Later Makini paints a picture of the Royal Family. Kingdom Hearts: Sora • Riku • Kairi • Aqua • Xemnas • Ansem, Seeker of Darkness • Ventus • Terra • Chirithy • Lea • Young XehanortUniBEARsity: Mocha • Pudding • Whip • Puffy • Mont • Blanc • Souffle • Blue Rose • Charmant • Portiron • Rogue Rose • Fauve • Lucien • Horloge • La Mer • Ma Puce Used as the name of an unusual baboon in the Disney film, Lion King. When Simba's father dies, it leaves Simba unsure about who he is. You’re a baboon and I’m not. Rafiki also made several cameo appearances in Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse during crowd shots and the finale song. Peter Pan: Tinker Bell • Peter Pan • Captain Hook • Wendy • Nana • Smee • "Maine-Iacs" • "Fiji-Fi-Fo-Fum" • "Rome Alone" • "Amusement Bark" • "Once Upon a Timon" • "Home is Where the Hog Is" • "Beethoven's Whiff" • "Bumble in the Jungle" • "Mind Over Matterhorn" By the time of The Lion King, Rafiki lives in an ancient baobab tree, where he regularly performs shamanistic activities. The Lion King Blu-ray, Digital Bonus Features (NOW AVAILABLE!!!) The Jungle Book: Mowgli • Baloo • Bagheera • Shere Khan • Kaa • King Louie • Hathi, Jr. • Raksha Rafiki's character often serves as the visual narrator of the story of The Lion King. Agent • Mike Wazowski • Celia Mae • Flint • Mr. Waternoose • James P. Sullivan • Randall Boggs • Roz • Phlegm • Charlie • Simulation Kid • Garbage Cube • Harley • Spike He asks the guard if they could return the friends to their herds. After explaining this to Rafiki, the mandrill openly realizes Timon seeks "Hakuna Matata," meaning "No worries," and thus introduces him to the problem-free philosophy. Rafiki is a "mutated" mandrill with a long, bent tail, although he is often referred to as a baboon in the movies. • "Good Mousekeeping" • "Brazil Nuts" • "South Sea Sick/The Lion Sleeps Tonight" • "Never Everglades" • "Cooked Goose" • "Yukon Con" • "Doubt of Africa" • "How to Beat the High Costa Rica" • "Swiss Missed" • "Russia Hour" • "You Ghana Join the Club" • "Uganda Be an Elephant" • "To Kilimanjaro Bird" • "Rocky Mountain Lie" • "Amazon Quiver" • "French Fried" • "Big Top Breakfast" • "Madagascar About You" • "Truth or Zaire" • "Mojave Desserted" • "Beauty and the Wildebeest" • "Don't Break the China" • "Can't Take a Yolk" • "The Pain in Spain" • "Frantic Atlantic" • "Unlucky in Lesotho" • "Rafiki's Apprentice" • "Tanzania Zany" • "Guatemala Malarkey" • "Mombasa-In-Law" • "TV Dinner" • "Back Out in the Outback" • "Gabon with the Wind" • "Timon's Time Togo" • "The Law of the Jungle" • "Manhattan Mishap" • "Paraguay Parable" • "Be More Pacific" • "Going Uruguay" • "Let's Serengeti Out of Here" • "Congo on Like This" • "Okay Bayou?" In the series prequel and pilot The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, Simba has Kion organize the titular guard along with Bunga, Beshte, Fuli, and Ono. He also has a spell card called "Rafiki's Wisdom Stick". Good Journeying to the jungle where Simba lives with Timon and Pumbaa, Rafiki observes Simba and recognizes, at least in principle, that he is suffering from a ponderous emotional burden. Monsters, Inc.: Sulley • Mike • Boo • Randall • Celia • Roz • Fungus • George Sanderson He also has a … The Lion King: Simba • Nala • Timon • Pumbaa • Zazu • Rafiki • Scar • Ed She also has a brief role in Nala's song "Shadowland", blessing Nala for her journey to find help. Years before Mufasa's reign, Rafiki was a traveler studying the African lands who eventually stumbled upon the Pride Lands, where he was attacked by a young Shenzi, Banzai, and Ed. Rafiki Mourns by Tsidii Le Loka from the Album The Lion King: Original Broadway Cast Recording. Besides appearing in the scenes he appeared in the original film, Rafiki also appears in a scene where he chats with Timon's mother and in a scene where he makes Timon go back to join his friends against Scar, albeit saying nothing but "My work here is done" after Timon goes to find Pumbaa on his own. Rafiki is first mentioned by Nala after being rescued by the valiant Sora and his friends, Donald Duck and Goofy. Rafiki is a featured article, which means it has been identified as one of the best articles produced by the Disney Wiki community. She also sings a song called "Rafiki Mourns", in which she mourns Mufasa's death. Aladdin: The Genie • Aladdin • Jasmine • Jafar • Abu • Rajah • Iago • Magic Carpet • Disguised Jasmine • Snake Jafar • "Oregon Astray" • "New Guinea Pig" • "Isle of Manhood" • "Puttin' on the Brits" • "Klondike Con" • "Isle Find Out" • "Beetle Romania" • "Rumble in the Jungle" • "Wide Awake in Wonderland" • "Zazu's Off-by-One Day" • "Animal Barn" • "Roach Hotel" • "Africa-Dabra!" Chama, Furaha, and Mzhaha decide to move in, but Rafiki cannot handle the noise they make. 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We’ve highlighted ten Rakifi quotes that really make us stop and say, “whoa.” So the next time you. Lilo & Stitch: Lilo Pelekai • Nani Pelekai • David Kawena • Mrs. Hasagawa • Mertle Edmonds • Stitch If it stays inside him to long, he may no longer know the difference from right and wrong." With the guard's help, Rafiki's tree is saved at last and Rafiki allows the friends to stay. Alice in Wonderland: Alice • White Rabbit • Cheshire Cat • Mad Hatter • Caterpillar • The Queen of Hearts He is a friend and Royal Mjuzi of the royal family of the Pride Lands. The Lion KingThe Lion King 1½Disney's Extreme Skate AdventureKingdom Hearts IIDisney UniverseDisney Crossy RoadDisney Magic KingdomsDisney Emoji BlitzDisney Tsum TsumDisney Heroes: Battle ModeDisney Sorcerer's ArenaDisney Getaway Blast (upcoming) Fantasia: Sorcerer's Apprentice Mickey • Yen Sid Soul: Joe • 22, Descendants: Mal He is shown to have a bent tail, is half bald with a white beard, black pupils. Though Simba is against the idea, feeling Kion is not ready, Rafiki (along with Nala) is an avid supporter, believing it to be fate. In "Bunga the Wise", Bunga misinterprets a compliment from Rafiki and declares himself "Sage of Hakuna Matata Falls". The role was originated on Broadway by Tsidii Le Loka, who was nominated for a Tony Award in 1998 for her performance. One Hundred and One Dalmatians: Cruella De Vil • Perdita Personality Eventually taking residence in the vast lands, Rafiki would soon become close companions with Mufasa and one day overheard Taka's plot to sabotage his brother's reputation, only to be foiled by the mandrill. The Incredibles: Bob Parr • Helen Parr • Dash • Violet • Jack-Jack • Lucius Best • Syndrome • Edna Mode • Rick Dicker • Gilbert Huph • Kari McKeen • Bomb Voyage • Rusty McAllister • The Underminer • Omnidroid, The Lion King: Simba • Timon • Pumbaa • Rafiki • Scar • Spirit Mufasa • Nala • Shenzi • Baby Simba Disney Characters introduced in Kingdom Hearts II: Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather • Maleficent's Raven • Scrooge McDuck • Mulan • Li Shang • Shan Yu • Hayabusa • Yao, Ling, and Chien Po • The Emperor • Lumiere • Cogsworth • Mrs Potts • Chip • Wardrobe • Pegasus • Megara • Pain and Panic • Hydra • Horace Horsecollar • Clarabelle Cow • Clara Cluck • Jack Sparrow • Elizabeth Swann • Will Turner • Captain Barbossa • Bo'sun • Jacoby • Twigg • Cursed Crew • Prince Eric • Attina • Andrina • Santa Claus • Skeletal Reindeer • Timon • Pumbaa • Nala • Rafiki • Scar • Shenzi, Banzai, and Ed • Mufasa • Kiara • Pridelanders • Hyenas • Tron • Master Control Program • Commander Sark • Kanga • Gopher • Stitch • Chicken Little Season One: "Never Judge a Hyena by its Spots" • "The Rise of Makuu" • ""Bunga the Wise" • "Can't Wait to be Queen" • "Eye of the Beholder" • "The Kupatana Celebration" • "Fuli's New Family" • "The Search for Utamu" • "Follow That Hippo!" Pete's Dragon: Elliott The Nightmare Before Christmas: Jack Skellington • Sally • Lock, Shock, and Barrel • Oogie Boogie • Santa Claus He is a male mandrill, serving as an adviser to theruler of Pride Rock. The Emperor's New Groove: Kuzco • Kronk • Pacha • Yzma • Yzma Kitty At the end of the film, he is then seen, where the Pride Lands, now reformed to its former glory has regrown and the Pride Lands having returned, he is seen presenting Simba and Nala's newborn cub, reminiscing of the opening of the film. Rafiki is a male mandrill. Cinderella: Cinderella • Fairy Godmother • Gus • Prince Charming • Jaq • Lucifer • Anastasia • Drizella • Lady Tremaine The end results in Taka falling injured, with Rafiki using his abilities to tend to his wounds and heal him, though one mark remains on the lion's body - his scar, thus becoming the dangerously-envious Prince Scar. In Timon and Pumbaa's Wild About Safety, Rafiki is seen in the form of a trophy in the episode Honest and Real!. Eventually, Kion allows Vitani to win during the Battle of the Lion Guards. Robert Guillaume (1994-2014)Khary Payton (The Lion Guard)John Kani (2019 film) In the former show The Legend of the Lion King at the Magic Kingdom, Rafiki was a costumed character with an articulated head as the narrator. Despite his age, he displayed his masterful combat abilities as a warrior in battle, by bashing one hyena in the head hard with his staff to save Simba, before effortlessly dispatching another six more in kung-fu like fashion. He serves as an adviser to the ruler of Pride Rock. Timon & Pumbaa: Alone Together • Stand by Me • Yummy, Yummy, Yummy • The Lion Sleeps Tonight Along with having a stationary role in the film's video game adaptation, Rafiki also plays a rather major role in The Lion King 1½ and has an add-on costume in the Disney Universe game. Printed Media: Uru • Ahadi • Kopa • Boma • Kula • Zuzu • Joka • Lulu • "Call of the Drongo" • "Paintings and Predictions" • "The Mbali Fields Migration" • "Bunga and the King" • "The Imaginary Okapi" • "Too Many Termites" • "The Trouble With Galagos" • "Janja's New Crew" • "Baboons!" The rough Swahili translation of “Asante sana squash banana we we nugu mi mi hapana” = Thank you very much, eat a banana. Anyone who has seen the 90s version of The Lion King will remember the iconic line “Mufasa, I Hear That Name and I just shudder…” “Mufasa, Mufasa, Mufasa!” It’s a name that commands respect and evokes a sense of power but also paternal love. Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers: Mickey Mouse • Minnie Mouse • Donald Duck • Goofy Hercules: Hercules • Megara • Hades The Lion King is a moving story of a circle of life that portrays a lion cub’s journey to adulthood and royal throne.Simba, the son of a powerful King Mufasa, grows up in a very caring family and a protected environment.He is an honored prince who is far from danger. Appearance This information is overheard by Ushari, who delivers this news to Janja and his hyena clan. They are more closely related to other primates, like mangabeys. In the sequel The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Rafiki appears in the beginning again as the presenter of Simba and Nala's new-born daughter Kiara. The Lion Guard: Lair of the Lion Guard • Janja's Den • Tree of Life, Instrumental Scores: This Land • Hyenas • ...To Die For • Under the Stars • King of Pride Rock • Didn't Your Mother Tell You Not to Play with Your Food • We are All Connected • Hyenas in the Pride Lands • Elephant Graveyard • I Was Just Trying to Be Brave • Stampede • Mufasa Dies • If You Ever Come Back We'll Kill You • Bowling for Buzzards • We Gotta Bone to Pick With You • Kings of the Past • Nala, is It Really You? Brave: Merida Rafiki is later seen in the film with Simba, Nala, Kiara and Tiifu watching Kion, Bunga along with their fellow Lion Guard members Fuli, Beshte and Ono defeating Janja's clan. He lives in a giant baobab tree in the Pride Lands. Wreck-It Ralph: Ralph • Vanellope • Felix • Sgt. Coco: Miguel Rivera • Héctor • Dante • Imelda • Pepita • Alebrije Dante • Ernesto Later on, when Kovu is exiled, he is shown to be deeply saddened. Rafiki in The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa. His happy days turn into tragedy when his cunning and evil uncle Scar murders Mufasa and influences Simba to run away from … Onward: Ian • Barley • The Manticore Mufasa, Zazu, Simba, Nala, Timon, Pumbaa, Pridelanders, Sarabi, Sarafina, Kiara, Kovu, Vitani, Outsiders, Ma, Uncle Max, Nobi, Kion, Bunga, Fuli, Beshte, Ono, Makini, Kongwe, Tamaa, Tiifu, Zuri, Mtoto, Anga, Jasiri, Janja, Cheezi, Chungu, Tano, Nne, Azaad, Janna, Kitendo, Fikiri, Baliyo, Nirmala, Surak, Rani, Askari One Hundred and One Dalmatians: Cruella De Vil • Lucky • Patch • Rolly Big Hero 6: Hiro Hamada • Baymax • Robert Callaghan • Go Go Tomago • Honey Lemon • Wasabi • Fred • Fred's Dad • Tadashi Hamada • Cass • Yama • Alistair Krei • Heathcliff • Abbigail Callaghan • Attila • Sergeant Gerson • Cass He was given his own advertisement at the end of "King Larry Swings In", which promoted Rafiki's Royal Treatment—a service in which Rafiki could be hired to partake in special events like birthdays, tea parties, holidays, and puppet shows. Rafiki appears at the Disney theme parks around the world as a meet-and-greet character. He also has a white mane and goatee. WALL-E: WALL-E • EVE Rafiki is really wise and when he finds adult Simba, he’s got some serious knowledge to drop. Square Enix Characters: Leon • Cloud • Moogle • Others, Game Elements: Gameplay in Kingdom Hearts • Magic, Disney Worlds: Wonderland • Deep Jungle • Olympus Coliseum/Underworld/Olympus • Agrabah • Atlantica • Halloween Town/Christmas Town • Neverland • Hundred Acre Wood • The Land of Dragons • Beast's Castle • Port Royal/The Caribbean • Pride Lands • Space Paranoids • Dwarf Woodlands • Castle of Dreams • Deep Space • La Cité des Cloches • The Grid • Prankster's Paradise • Country of the Musketeers • Toy Box • Kingdom of Corona • Monstropolis • Arendelle • San Fransokyo • Game Central Station/Niceland/Cy-Bug Sector/Candy Kingdom, Pooh and Pals: Pooh • Tigger • Piglet • Eeyore • Rabbit • Owl • Roo • Kanga • Gopher • Christopher Robin • Lumpy Timon & PumbaaHouse of MouseThe Lion Guard Later, the friends come back because they realize they do not belong in their own herds. Up: Dug • Russel • Carl • Kevin • Alpha Deleted: To Be King • Warthog Rhapsody • The Lion of the Moon • Old Fearless Buzz • The Madness of King Scar • Where Do I Belong, Recurring Guests: Timon • Pumbaa • Jafar • Iago • Hades • Mushu • Cri-Kee • Ariel • Prince Eric • King Triton • Flounder • Sebastian • Peter Pan • Jiminy Cricket • Pinocchio • Belle • Beast • Lumiere • Gaston • Dumbo • Timothy Q. Later, Rafiki goes to his tree where several bugs help him complete a painting of Simba who was recently born (instead of using gourd juice to complete the painting like in the original film). Timon & Pumbaa: The Native Chief • The Three Natives • Mother Gorilla • Fronk Fegnugen • Monty • Baampu • Nobi • Fred • Panther • Quint • The Woodpecker • Bruce • Stinky • Ralph and Eddie • Teds • Savage Lion • Bartholomew • The Tarsier • Toucan Dan • Vulture Police • Ned • Rabbit • Uncle Boaris • Uncle Ernie • Boss Beaver • Boy Beaver • Lester the Whale • The Tigress • Jackal • The Cobra • Speedy the Snail • Smolder the Bear • Little Jimmy • Irwin • El Toro • Count Down • Mr. He also points out that the spirit and values of Simba's dead father, Mufasa, continue to live in Simba himself. Chama mentions that they found a home near Big Springs where they can be as loud as they want. Goal Rafiki returns for the sequel, with Robert Guillaume reprising his role. He tries to make the adolescent Kiara and Kovu fall in love with each other by taking them to a fantasy paradise called Upendi. Years later, Rafiki is seen visiting Timon at the latter's jungle oasis, where he (somewhat) enlightens Timon on what it is to be a true friend and the true power of Hakuna Matata. Years later, after picking up Simba's scent in the dust, pollen, and petals in the air, Rafiki determines that Simba is still alive and restores the drawing, adding the full mane of an adult lion as a sign to seek out this young deliverer from Scar's tyranny. In "Everybody Loves Mickey", Timon laughs at Mortimer Mouse's jab at Rafiki's age, to which the latter responds by knocking Timon on the head with his stick. Ratatouille: Remy • Linguini Happy • Leslie Lambeau • Mr. Buttons • Sharla • Herman • Lara • Mel • Claudius • Bahuka • Tutan Pharaoh • Genie • Madame Credenza • Duke Meerkat • Tatiana • Mother Eagle • Baby Earl • King Leopold • Princess Claudia • Sigmund and Lloyd • Heinrich and Schnitzel • Mad Dog McGraw, Billy the Goat, and Three-fingered Jackelope • Dr. Exceter • Sal Manders • Jungle Inspector • Bigfoot • Pimon and Tumbaa Cinderella: Cinderella • Jaq and Gus • Prince Charming • Fairy Godmother • Lady Tremaine • Lucifer • Suzy • Perla • Bruno The Three Caballeros: Gauchito • Burrito His name translates to Friend in Swahili. When Simba decides to return to Pride Rock and fight Scar for the kingship, Rafiki accompanies him, demonstrating his kung fu skills in battle against the hyenas. His name means "my friend" in Swahili, a borrowing from Arabic (رفيق, rafīq: This page was last modified on 7 August 2017, at 11:27. The Aristocats: Marie • Berlioz • Toulouse • Duchess • Thomas O'Malley At the end of the film, Rafiki raises Simba and Nala's new-born cub atop Pride Rock for everyone to see, echoing the beginning of the film. Disney Characters introduced in Kingdom Hearts: Queen Minnie • Daisy Duck • Pluto • Chip and Dale • Huey, Dewey, and Louie • Magic Brooms • Alice • White Rabbit • Doorknob • Cheshire Cat • Queen of Hearts • Card Soldiers • Tarzan • Jane Porter • Clayton • Terk • Kerchak • Kala • Sabor • Hercules • Philoctetes • Hades • Cerberus • Rock Titan • Ice Titan • Aladdin • Abu • Jasmine • Genie • Carpet • Jafar • Iago • Peddler • Cave of Wonders • Pinocchio • Geppetto • Monstro • Cleo • Ariel • Flounder • Sebastian • Ursula • King Triton• Flotsam and Jetsam • Glut • Jack Skellington • Zero • Sally • Oogie Boogie • Lock, Shock, and Barrel • Dr. Finkelstein • Mayor of Halloween Town • Peter Pan • Tinker Bell • Captain Hook • Mr. Smee • Wendy • Crocodile • Merlin • Winnie the Pooh • Tigger • Piglet • Eeyore • Rabbit • Owl • Roo • Bees • Beast • Belle • Snow White • Cinderella • Fairy Godmother • Aurora • Pongo • Perdita • Dalmatian Puppies • Simba • Mushu • Dumbo • Bambi • Chernabog Kion (voiced by Max Charles ) is the son of Simba and Nala. Enemies Rafiki is a supporting character in The Lion King franchise. Used as the name of an unusual baboon in the Disney film, Lion King. He takes great joy in this, and though unconventional, the methods of his teaching have proven to be effective time and time again. Bambi: Bambi • Thumper • Miss Bunny • Friend Owl • The Great Prince of the Forest Mary Poppins: Mary Poppins • Bert • Penguin Waiter • Carousel Horse Marvel Icons: Daredevil • Doctor Strange • Ghost Rider • Ms. Marvel • Thanos, The Lion King: Simba • Nala • Shenzi, Banzai, and Ed • Ostrich • Gazelle • Rhino • Hippo • Zebra • Blue Beetle • Grub • Zazu • Rafiki • Timon • Pumbaa • Mufasa • Scar Lilo & Stitch: Stitch • Lilo Rafiki travels his own road, sings his own songs and knows what he knows. Gourds, playing around, safety, singing, painting, history, meditating, peaceful, bananas, food, the Circle of Life Rafiki's heroic performance throughout the event leads to Ahadi requesting that the mandrill serves as the adviser to all future kings, which Rafiki accepts. Relatives Rafiki (Swahili for 'friend') is a 2018 Kenyan drama film directed by Wanuri Kahiu. Rafiki then tells Simba that it is time to take place as the new king of Pride Rock. The story of The Lion King takes place in an African kingdom called the Pride Lands, where a lion rules over the other animals as king.At the beginning of the film, Rafiki (Robert Guillaume), a mandrill shaman, anoints Simba, the newborn cub of King Mufasa (James Earl Jones) and Queen Sarabi (Madge Sinclair), and presents him to a gathering of animals at Pride Rock (\"The Circle of Life\"). Marvel's Women of Power: Wasp • Elektra • Captain Marvel • She-Hulk • Spider-Woman Character information Rafiki (Original Mix) by Zap Mama from the Album A Ma Zone. The site does not focus on one sole religion to show how many different faiths Disney touches on with regards to … Knowing that the roar that Kion did was the Roar of the Elders, Rafiki tells Simba and Nala that Kion is ready to become leader of the Lion Guard (a tradition for all second-born children of the Pride Lands' monarchs). Pig • Wolverine • Jumbo Jumbo the Elephant • Cheetato and Cheetata • Martin Pardon • Rita Book • Chef Claude • Captain Bloodbeard • Cisco Pig • Cisco Pig's Gang • Dr. Caliostro • Torgo • The Meerkat Angel • Pumbaa Jr. • Dr. Wreck-It Ralph: Wreck-It Ralph • Fix-It Felix Jr. During this scene, Rafiki incessantly repeats the Swahili phrase "Asante Sana, squash banana, we we nugu, mi mi apana," which roughly translates to "Thank you very much, squash banana, you are a baboon, and I am not." The Nightmare Before Christmas: Jack Skellington • Sally • Zero • Oogie Boogie • Santa Jack • Dr. Finkelstein • The Mayor Rafiki learns of Simba's fate (much like in the film) and celebrates it. In "The Rise of Scar", Rafiki gains an apprentice named Makini. To treat it, he approaches the young lion and teaches him a few playful (and sometimes painful) lessons about learning from the past, not running from it. The Lion King 1½: Digga Tunnah • That's All I Need • Sunrise, Sunset • Grazing in the Grass In the end, he acts as the host of Kiara and Kovu's wedding. Rafiki is seen right after Grandmother Willow's sequence and uses the mystery of the animal kingdom to aid Sophia's father Dr. Greenaway's imagination. He presents newborn cubs to all the animals gathered at Pride Rock, and draws a stylized lion cub on the walls of his tree house home to represent Simba's birth. DuckTales: Scrooge McDuck • Donald Duck (Classic) • Huey, Dewey, and Louie • Webbigail Vanderquack • Mrs. Beakley • Beagle Boys (Big Time, Burger, and Bouncer) • Gyro • Darkwing Duck • Falcon Graves • Pixiu Chinese Dragon • Peghook's Ghost • Launchpad McQuack • Hack and Slash Smashnikov • Gizmoduck • Shadow Magica • Ma Beagle • Flintheart Glomgold • Pharaoh Toth-Ra • Headless Man-Horse, Inside Out: Joy • Sadness • Anger • Disgust • Fear • Bing Bong • Frank and Dave • Forgetters • Jangles • Rainbow Unicorn Video games: The Lion King • Timon and Pumbaa's Jungle Games • The Lion King: Simba's Mighty Adventure • Kingdom Hearts II • Animated Storybook: The Lion King • Disney Universe • Disney Infinity: 2.0 Edition • Adventures in Typing with Timon and Pumbaa • Activity Center • The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride: Active Play • The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride GameBreak • The Lion King 1½ • Disney Crossy Road • Disney Emoji Blitz • Disney Heroes: Battle Mode • Kingdom Hearts III After finishing the trilogy last week, I just knew I had to compose a list of his best quotes. In the Timon and Pumbaa-centric episodes, Rafiki acts as a therapist during times of stress within' their friendship. We frolicked with Simba and Nala, laughed along with Timon and Pumbaa, and fast forwarded through that really sad part that we can’t even mention. She escorts them to Pride Rock where a brief meeting with Rafiki is held. Calhoun • King Candy • Taffyta Muttonfudge • Candlehead • Surge Protector • Gene • Nicelanders • Rancis Fluggerbutter • Other Sugar Rush Racers • Sour Bill • Blue Racer • General Hologram Cars: Lightning McQueen • Mater • Sally • Doc Hudson • Jackson Storm • Cruz Ramirez • Mack • Miss Fritter Just then Kion and Bunga arrive and are taken to an area of Pride Rock called The Lair of the Lion Guard, where Simba and Rafiki tell Kion about his destiny as leader of the Lion Guard and how the previous leader, Scar lost his Roar of the Elders after he kill the other members of his Guard after they refused to help overthrow Mufasa. In "The Wisdom of Kongwe", Rafiki suggests Simba getting advice from the old tortoise Kongwe on how to defeat Scar. Before becoming chief adviser of the Pride Lands, Rafiki was a wanderer.After he is saved from hyenas by Ahadi, the king of the Pride Lands, he is taken to Pride Rock for safety. Rafiki is drawn with a pronounced tail, a contrast to the most diminished tails of real mandrills. Rafiki is hands down my favorite character in The Lion King.He is a silly little baboon who has dropped many snippets of wisdom throughout the life of the movie series. In "Beware of the Zimwi", Rafiki tells the Guard of a legendary creature known as the Zimwi. Rafiki Family Film, Film, Netflix Title. "It is time! Inside Out: Joy • Sadness • Anger • Disgust • Fear • Bing Bong Rafiki posing for a photo at Hong Kong Disneyland. That was fun, but now it is time to rest. Inspiration Ratatouille: Remy Firework: Celebrate the Magic • Celebrate! Season Three: "Suddenly Hades" • "Pete's One-Man Show" • "House of Crime" • "Mickey and Minnie's Big Vacation" • "Donald and the Aracuan Bird" • "Goofy's Menu Magic" • "Music Day" • "House of Scrooge" • "Donald Wants to Fly" • "Dining Goofy" • "Chip 'n' Dale" • "Humphrey in the House" • "Ask Von Drake" • "Salute to Sports" • "Pluto vs. Figaro" • "House of Magic" • "Mickey vs. Shelby" • "House of Turkey" • "Clarabelle's Christmas List" • "Pete's Christmas Caper" • "Snow Day" • "Pete's House of Villains" • "Halloween With Hades" • "House Ghosts" • "House of Genius" • "Mickey and the Culture Clash", Villains: Xehanort • Ansem • Xemnas • Maleficent • Pete • Vanitas • Xigbar/Braig • Xaldin • Vexen • Lexaeus • Zexion • Saïx/Isa • Demyx • Luxord • Marluxia/Lauriam • Larxene/Elrena • Terra-Xehanort • Young Xehanort • Xehanort's Guardian He is referred to by Timon simply as "The Monkey", his name only being shown in the credits of the film. "You follow old Rafiki; he knows the way!" ShamanRoyal Mjuzi of the Pride Lands • Reflections of Mufasa • Spirit • Battle for Pride Rock • Remember • Never Too Late • Mbube Hercules: Hercules • Meg • Pegasus • Hades • Phil • Zeus Rafiki arrives at Pride Rock during the birth of Simba where he presents Mufasa and Sarabi's newborn cub during the presentation. Moana: Moana • Maui • Pua • Heihei • Tamatoa • Kakamora He continues his role as Royal Mjuzi of the Pride Lands and remains a close friend to Mufasa and his family. As Mufasa speaks with Simba, Rafiki feels it, smiling on. The Lion Guard: Call of the Guard • A Beautiful Day (Ni Siku Nzuri) • Zuka Zama • Tonight We Strike • Kion's Lament • It is Time • Here Comes the Lion Guard • We're the Same (Sisi Ni Sawa) • Don't Make a Stink • Bunga the Wise • Duties of the King • Outta the Way • Jackal Style • Our Kupatana Community • My Own Way • Utamu • All Hail The Vultures • Hero Inside • Bird of a Thousand Voices • Panic and Run • Trail to Hope • Life in the Pride Lands • We'll Make You a Meal • Find Your Roar • Chungu's Lament • Baboons • Beware of the Zimwi • Lions Over All • Stand Up, Stand Out • Kuishi Ni Kucheka • Running with the King • Hadithi the Hero • Makin' Hippo Lanes • Tickbirds and Rhinos • Teke Ruka Teleza • Everyone is Welcome • The Traveling Baboon Show • A Real Meal • Fujo • The Path of Honor • Bring Back a Legend • Today is my Day • I Have A Plan • Gotta Look on the Bright Side • The Worst Hyena We Know • May There Be Peace • Big Bad Kenge • Christmas in the Pride Lands • The Twelve Ways of Christmas • I Do Have a Great Deal to Say • Fabulous Dhahabu • Give a Little Guy a Chance • We're the Smartest • Good King Simba • The Faster I Go • I'm Gonna Run This Dump • Now You See Me, Now You Don't • Wisdom on the Walls • He's The Zebra Mastermind • Kwetu Ni Kwetu • Nothin' to Fear Down Here • Shujaa Ponda • Pride Landers Unite! 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