The Characters Description :
This tough creature is a war shield from Kalimantan - Indonesia. He is very brave but can be quite clumsy. He lives in a house that is also his vehicle called "Rumah Betang" from Kalimantan.
This cute creature is a traditional clothes called "Blangkon" and "Surjan lurik" from Jawa - Indonesia. He seems confused over everything, but he is actually wise. He lives in a house that is also his vehicle called "Rumah Joglo" from Java.
This beautiful creature is a "Pempek", a famous food from Palembang Sumatera - Indonesia. She is tender and love to share. She lives in a house that is also her vehicle called "Rumah Gadang" from Sumatera.
This sweet creature is tarsius from Sulawesi - Indonesia. She is sincere and quite sprightly. She lives in a house that is also her vehicle called "Rumah Tongkonan" from Sulawesi.
This adorable creature is a sculpture from Papua - Indonesia. He is very active and quite curious. He lives in a house that is also his vehicle called "Rumah Honai" from Papua.
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"Binekon" stands for Bhinneka icons. Bhinneka means "diversity". These five cute imaginary characters represent the rich Indonesian culture, i.e. Jabo from Java, Sumi from Sumatra, Kale from Kalimantan, Sula from Sulawesi and Papu from Papua, and moral values within the big five Indonesian islands. Their existence is dedicated to all the kids in the world.
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