The Surakarta City Government held a National Batik Day Commemoration Ceremony on October 2, 2019, the event took place in the courtyard of the Surakarta City Hall led by the Mayor of Surakarta Mr. FX.Hadi Rudyatmo and participated by all ranks of regional Apparatus Organizations, Central Agencies and other Agencies in Surakarta. The message and hope of the 2019 Batik Day Commemoration event that is “through commemoration of Batik Day let us reopen our commitment, especially young people to take part in preserving batik in Indonesia,” we must show our hard work in preserving batik! “Solo City as one of the City of Batik, which is a city in the province of Central Java that is still very attached to Javanese culture, “The Spirit of Java” is a slogan owned by this city that shows a deep-rooted determination to preserve Javanese culture, besides being known for its batik batik icon, Kota Solo is also known as the thickness of Javanese custom, batik has a variety of motifs, Javanese batik motifs are also diverse and now batik from Solo city is more popular and has successfully entered overseas market share. the tourists when visiting the city of Surakarta Hadiningrat.For solo batik tours you can do it in the Laweyan batik village, also the Kauman batik village area. Kampung Laweyan is a center or center for batik activities, batik activities have become a daily culture for the people, and are usually inherited from their ancestors. Batik in all its forms is the identity of our nation, Indonesia. In the era of the past palace, batik activity was a livelihood for Javanese women, even the batik activity in the Surakarta palace was very well known as an exclusive occupation. Solo Batik has characteristics, both in the process of writing and writing. Dyes used to make batik using natural ingredients, namely soga. Sidomukti solo batik motifs and Sidoluruh solo batik motifs are examples of the famous Solo written batik patterns. Each batik motif has its own meaning, another has a different meaning. Solo batik motifs that are created are diverse, with the hope of bringing good for the wearer. Solo batik motifs that are known, among others, are the machete solo batik motif, barong solo batik motifs, kawung batik solo motifs and the sawat solo batik motifs.
3rd October 2019

Commemoration Ceremony of 2019 National Batik Day in Surakarta City

The Surakarta City Government held a National Batik Day Commemoration Ceremony on October 2, 2019, the event took place in the courtyard of the Surakarta City […]
3rd October 2019

Bekraf Festival 2019

Hay, who here can’t wait to watch Dhira bongs perform at the 2019 Bekraf Festival? Admin, please give a leak, Dhira Bongs will perform at the […]