Saturday, September 17, 2011

Google Doodle on Uncle Pai – Amar Chitra Katha creator

Today’s Google Doodle features Anant Pai on his 82nd Birthday.(17 September 1929 – 24 February 2011) Anant Pai popularly known as Uncle Pai was the creator of Popular Indian Comics Amar Chitra Katha (ACK) in the days when internet was in its infancy or was not there. ACK brought the Indian mythology, history in the form of comics.

anant_pai11-hp

I like this kind of Local touch that Google gives from time to time. I hope Bing also brings some more of its stunning Homepage images from India from time to time.

1 comment:

Akhilesh said...

We miss Uncle Pai. I grew up reading Tinkle.