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Batik is one of the unique and special craft in Malaysia.

It was originated from

Indonesia. Literally, batik comes from Java word "tik" which indicates " dotting" or

"drawing dots". Nevertheless, "ambatik" on the other hand means "drawing",

"writing", "colouring" and "dotting".

Batik was first introduced in Malaysia especially Kelantan in 1910.

Meanwhile, batik Pelangi has been introduced in 1770. In the past, Malay had use

potato as a traditional tool to stamp batik. However, in the contemporary era, batik is

processed by using more sophisticated instruments. Most of the batik is manufactured

in Kelantan and Terengganu.