Batik as a symbol of the state. As a symbol of the country, Garuda bird - which symbolizes strength - occupies a special place in Indonesian batik designs. Unlike the sculpture, which is usually displayed in full eagle. In batik, eagle motif is generally described only form of wings. As viewed here, batik motif eagle trough. Garuda wings sometimes combined with other classical motifs, such as a machete or a trough.