Who is Cheburashka?

Чебурашка (Cheburashka) is one of the most beloved Russian cartoon characters. He is an animal of unidentified species who arrives at one Moscow store in a box filled with oranges from Africa. In Moscow, he meets Crocodile Gena who becomes his best friend, and other animals and little children. Together they create a community for people who are lonely and need friends.

Cheburashka Crafting at Russian Culture Week 2014