In the region of Bengkala (a small village named “Bengkala Deaf Village” within the jungles of Bali), there’s a recessive gene common among the residents that causes a higher rate of deafness. It’s been passed down through seven generations.
About 80% of the people know the sign language of Bengkala is called Kata Kolok. Sounds impressive.
Catch an extraordinary Bengkala Deaf Village’s Story.
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