From the BBC websites (http://www.bbc.co.uk/pressoffice/pressreleases/stories/2008/11_november/25/childrens7.shtml and http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00kmj8q)
Waybuloo is not just a series, it's a philosophy for a happy life, and is like nothing children will have ever seen before.
The pre-school series (aimed at 2-5 year olds) transports children into a magical land called Nara – a real world, which is inhabited by adorable animated characters called Piplings.
Taking a completely original approach, Waybuloo focuses on children's feelings, and the Piplings embody a range of emotions including love, wisdom, happiness and harmony – all in search of "Waybuloo".
Piplings are joyful and gentle creatures who personify positive emotion through the natural ability to float when they're happy. They have a childlike innocence and sense of wonder, making them inquisitive, impulsive and funny. Naturally selfless, thoughtful and sweet-natured, they take care in their relationships with each other and the world.
When a Pipling is truly happy, does something good, or makes someone feel better they achieve "buloo" – a warm feeling of emotional harmony that is experienced by Piplings as floating. So Waybuloo is a journey to happiness – floating, spinning, dancing and soaring above the clouds of Nara.
There are four Piplings.
Lau Lau is rabbit-like and her key characteristic is her imagination. She loves to paint and sculpt, especially if she can make presents for her friends.
Yo Jojo is monkey-like and represents happiness. He is clumsy, funny and cheeky. Just as Lau Lau loves to paint, Yo Jojo loves music and dancing. He even has a little stage carved from a tree stump on which to perform.
De Li is kitten-like and represents love. She's a bit shy but is nurturing and loves nature, be it gardening, flowers or gathering food for the group.
Nok Tok is bear-like and represents wisdom. He solves problems and comes up with creative, inventive solutions for fixing and mending things. He has a very colourful toolbox and a special Anything Machine which can solve a multitude of problems.
In each episode, six children visit Nara to play with the Piplings and explore their land, as real life interacts with the animated world, showing that every child can visit Nara and find their own Waybuloo.
Lau Lau has set up three bananas in a bowl for the children to paint. Bananas are Yo Jojo's favourite but she tells him he can't eat any until later. When Lau Lau heads off for some yellow paint, Yo Jojo tries several ways to stop himself eating the bananas. But his will power isn't very good and he eats two of them!
When the children arrive, they convince Yo Jojo to confess to Lau Lau. But he slips on the banana skins and she guesses before he has a chance to tell her. There's still one left, though, and Lau Lau forgives him, while the children help him not to eat it!
Yo Jojo demonstrates great self restraint, the banana is painted, and Lau Lau agrees that he can now have it. But he wants to share it, only he's worried that one banana doesn't seem enough. Luckily, De Li and Nok Tok return to the group with lots more bananas, for everyone!
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