Indonesia gets a Google Doodle on National Batik Day 2014

2 October 2014 marks fashion day in Indonesia, Google marking the Batik Day 2014 published a doodle on Google Indonesia on the day. Doodle was present in Indonesian homepage for 24 hours.

Batik Day 2014 Google Doodle
Batik Day 2014 Google Doodle(October 2, 2014)

Google logo for the day sketches out people wearing Batik clothes. Its very common to see people in Indonesia wearing Batik clothes from head to toe on the day. Tradition and historic value of Indonesian art work is reflected in Batik costumes.

Apart from Indonesia, many other countries in including Nigeria, China, Philippines and India celebrates this day, but not big as Indonesian celebration. As in Google Doodle for the day, colorful crowd with different forms of Batik designs will be on streets of Indonesia on the day.

Batik designed clothes have great popularity overall in Indonesia. Considering the significance in Indonesian culture and popularity, UNESCO marked Batik as Master piece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity in 2009. Type, designs and colors vary according to designers point of view, regional difference also have influence on pattern design for Batik clothes.

Google marking the traditional costume day or the Batik Day 2014 with the doodle, took part in celebration of the day. There will be exhibitions on Batik cloth design and its traditional history as the part of celebration of Batik Day.