Source, 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), Rafiki's Planet WatchFantasmic!Sorcerers of the Magic KingdomMickey's Soundsational ParadeMickey's Jammin' Jungle ParadeMickey's Jingle Jungle ParadeThe Legend of the Lion KingLight MagicParade of the StarsMickey and the Magician. Onward: Ian Lightfoot • Barley Lightfoot, Ultimate Spider-Man: Spider-Man • Venom • Green Goblin • Miles Morales • Lizard • Rhino • Doctor Octopus • Iron Spider • Spider-Gwen • Kraven the Hunter • Hobgoblin Rafiki appears in the 2019 remake as a supporting character, voiced by John Kani. Beauty and the Beast: Belle • Beast • Lumiere • Cogsworth • Mrs. Potts • Chip • Maurice • Philippe • Gaston • LeFou Zootopia: Judy Hopps • Nick Wilde • Clawhauser • Finnick • Flash Rafiki then tells Simba that it is time to take place as the new king of Pride Rock. When Simba breaks a promise to his son Kopa, Rafiki tells a story from when Mufasa and Scar were cubs. Timon & PumbaaHouse of MouseThe Lion Guard Rafiki (Original Mix) by Zap Mama from the Album A Ma Zone. It is revealed in the storybook A Tale of Two Brothers that Rafiki wasn't always a resident of the Pride Lands. In the opening scene of The Lion King, the baboon Rafiki plays the role of a priest. Voice We’ve highlighted ten Rakifi quotes that really make us stop and say, “whoa.” So the next time you. During the final battle against Scar, Rafiki uses his staff to save Zazu from the hyenas, whereas in the animated version, he saves Simba instead of Zazu. The Sword in the Stone: Arthur • Archimedes • Merlin • Madam Mim • Sugar Bowl Tangled: Rapunzel • Flynn Rider • Pascal • Maximus • Mother Gothel • Queen Arianna • King Frederic • Cassandra • Fidella • Pub Thug 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. "It is time! Later, fire hits the tree from dry lighting, and the two mandrills are trapped. • Prance With Me • Tujiinue • Height and Sight • We Will Defend • A New Way to Go • On the Last Night • When I Led the Guard • The Tree of Life • A Snow Monkey's Home • Ghost of the Mountain • Anything • That's the Dolphin Way • As You Move Forward • Flamingo Dance Party • You Best Not Mess With Mama • Friends to the End • Kion's Reckoning • Welcome to the Tree of Life • Who is Better Than Who • Poa the Destroyer • Long Live the Queen • Remember What Makes You You • The Power of the Roar • Of the Same Pride • As You Move On Disney Characters introduced in Kingdom Hearts Dark Road: Tweedledee and Tweedledum The Lion King. Lilo & Stitch: Stitch • Lilo • Scrump • Pleakley • Jumba • Angel • Leroy • Dr. Hämsterviel • Ugly Duckling • Sparky • 627 • Gigi • Babyfier • Yang • Slushy • Shortstuff • 625 • Amnesio • Dupe • Sample • Clip • Tank • Yin • Hunkahunka • Plasmoid Later Makini paints a picture of the Royal Family. 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 Silly Symphonies: Donald Duck • Big Bad Wolf • Practical Pig • Fiddler Pig • Fifer Pig • Ugly Duckling Portrayed by She is present during the battle, fighting a hyena using hand-to-hand combat. This page has been accessed 175,689 times. During the Battle of the Lion Guards, Rafiki talks to the Pride Animals about the Battle of the Lion Guards to know whose Lion Guard is better in a competition between Kion and Vitani while Ono gets to be the judge as his position as the Smartest. Slender gray mandrill, elderly, broken and bent-looking tail, half bald, white hair and beard, yellow eyes The rough Swahili translation of “Asante sana squash banana we we nugu mi mi hapana” = Thank you very much, eat a banana. Original Monsters: Heartless • Nobodies • Unversed • Dream Eater Marvel's Women of Power: Wasp • Elektra • Captain Marvel • She-Hulk • Spider-Woman Lady and the Tramp: Lady • Tramp • Si and Am • Jock • Trusty • Peg The Lion King 1½: Digga Tunnah • That's All I Need • Sunrise, Sunset • Grazing in the Grass Apearence . When Timon and Pumbaa talked about the "little guy", an amused Rafiki reveals that it is a girl. Both his hands and his feet are coated in black fur, his palms a pinkish-brown, and his muzzle matches his palms in color. Rafiki is shown as an aging, elderly, slender mandrill. As Kiara and Kovu grow closer, Rafiki them leads them and teaches about "Upendi" (which is love in Swahili), leading them to love. Other names His bakora stick He can be described as a wise, enigmatic character who is generally friendly and playful. Dislikes The Lion King was a massive success and a defining film of its generation. Journey Into Imagination: Figment, Wise, cryptic, friendly, eccentric, mysterious, loyal, caring, mystical, kindhearted, helpful, supportive, independent, witty, heroic, good-hearted, optimistic, bright, cheerful, predictive, Slender gray mandrill, elderly, broken and bent-looking tail, half bald, white hair and beard, yellow eyes, To maintain the balance of the Circle of Life, Gourds, playing around, safety, singing, painting, history, meditating, peaceful, bananas, food, the Circle of Life, Threats to the kingdom, hypocrisy, Simba defying his father's wishes, the Circle of Life being broken, bad hyenas, Scar's tyranny. In the end, after the ghosts are defeated, Rafiki is there to see Sora and friends off, bestowing a few wise words for their travels before they depart. Dumbo: Dumbo Kung Fu skillsMystical abilities Rafiki is tall in stature and thinly built, composed of lanky limbs and a hunched back. After finishing the trilogy last week, I just knew I had to compose a list of his best quotes. Much like the original film, he presents the cub, leading to cheers from the Animals. The Sword in the Stone: Wart • Merlin, A Bug's Life: Flik • Dot • Heimlich Later when Kion and Vitani clash against each other while Thurston tells them to do it his way, Ono tells Bunga that both Lion Guards should compete to know whose Guard is better to which the Battle of the Lion Guards begins. Restaurants: Restaurant Hakuna Matata 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). She escorts them to Pride Rock where a brief meeting with Rafiki is held. 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. 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. Sometime after Kiara's first encounter with Kovu, Kion is born as the second born son of Simba. Once she comes of age, Makini begins her training under Rafiki, who teaches his apprentice of the power that comes with being the mjuzi, such as hearing the Great Kings of the Past, who can also be summoned by Kion. Up: Dug • Russel • Carl • Kevin • Alpha Inspiration Fantasia: Mickey • Yen Sid • Chernabog • Hyacinth Hippo • Ben Ali Gator Video games 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\"). 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). Later, after picking up Simba's scent in the dust and pollen 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. 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. A deleted scene from the movie revealed that Rafiki was the movie's original narrator. How to say rafiki in English? Lilo & Stitch: Stitch • Lilo Used as the name of an unusual baboon in the Disney film, Lion King. 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. The mandrill was saved by Ahadi, the former ruler of the Pride Lands and father of Mufasa and Scar (then known as Taka).Eventually taking r… The Emperor's New Groove: Kuzco • Yzma • Kronk Rafiki is a secondary protagonist in the Timon & Pumbaa TV series, having his own segments titled "Rafiki Fables" during the show's first season. In "Battle for the Pride Lands", he shows a map between the Pride Lands and Tree of Life, to help guide Kion and his team as, together with Makini, they depart for the Tree of Life so Kion can be given the medical attention for Ushari's venom and regain control of the Roar of the Elders. Journeying to the area 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. He is first seen briefly after Timon leaves his meerkat colony in search of a better life away from predators and free of tunnel digging. His stories spook the others, giving them anxiety throughout the rest of the episode. He lives in a giant baobab tree in the Pride Lands. Later on in the film, despite protesting that Simba and Zira would forbid it, he is persuaded by Mufasa's spirit to attempt to get Zira's son Kovu (whom Scar chose to succeed him as King) and Kiara to fall in love. Rafiki. Aladdin: Aladdin • Abu • Genie • Jasmine • Jafar • Sultan • Iago • Rajah Later on, when Scar tells the Pridelanders of the death of Mufasa and Simba (though unknown to Scar and Rafiki, Shenzi, Banzai, and Ed hadn't killed Simba as he fled), and Scar ascends the throne, letting The Hyena Clan enter the Pride Lands, leading to disaster. During the musical number "As You Move Forward", Makini's parents take their daughter to Rafiki in the Tree of Life where he is seen standing alongside Janna who is happy to see Makini visit the Tree. Mouse • Mad Hatter • Mowgli • Shere Khan • The Three Little Pigs • Cruella De Vil • Chernabog • Mufasa • Simba • Grumpy • Magic Mirror • Aladdin • Jasmine • Cinderella • Maleficent • Pain and Panic • Ursula • Baby Shelby, Season Two: "Daisy's Debut" • "Goofy for a Day" • "Clarabelle's Big Secret" • "The Mouse Who Came to Dinner" • "Max's New Car" • "Not So Goofy" • "Everybody Loves Mickey" • "Max's Embarrassing Date" • "Where's Minnie?" Halloween: Happy Hallowishes • Villains Grove, The Lion King II: Simba's Pride: Kiara • Kovu • Zira • Vitani • Nuka • Outsiders • Crocodiles Gourds, playing around, safety, singing, painting, history, meditating, peaceful, bananas, food, the Circle of Life 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. He explains to his nephew that the gourds on his stick are the key to his mystical abilities. Brave: Merida It makes perfect sense then that it means “king” in the Manazoto language. Joe Grant The name Rakifi is Swahili meaning "friend". Books: Marvel Comics, Entertainment: Animagique • Disney's Believe • Disney Dreams: An Enchanted Classic • Disney's Wishes • Fantasmic! He breaks it open, dips his thumb into the liquid and sweeps his thumb across Simba’s forehead. 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. Used as the name of an unusual baboon in the Disney film, Lion King. Images of Rafikifrom The Lion Kingand related media. Onward: Ian • Barley • The Manticore • "I Don't Bolivia" • "Shopping Mauled" • "Library Brouhaha" • "Catch Me if You Kenya" • "Scent of the South" • "Monster Massachusetts" • "Handle with Caribbean" • "Forbidden Pumbaa" • "Washington Applesauce" • "Alcatraz Mataz" • "Oahu Wahoo" • "I Think I Canada" • "Zazu's Off Day Off" • "Beast of Eden" • "Sense & Senegambia" • "Timon on the Range" • "The Man from J.U.N.G.L.E." He tries to make the adolescent Kiara and Kovu fall in love with each other by taking them to a fantasy paradise called Upendi. 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