“Ibu kita Kartini, putri sejati. Putri Indonesia harum namanya. Wahai ibu kita Kartini, putri yang mulia. Sungguh besar cita-citanya bagi Indonesia.”
A part of a song lyric that’s familiar to Indonesian, a song titled ‘Ibu Kita Kartini.’ Every 21st April we commemorated Kartini’s Day, and the song will be resounded on the day in many places as a form of appreciation.
Ibu Kartini is a symbol of modern women empowerment in Indonesia. She is one of the national heroes in Indonesia who continues to fight for women’s right. She fought for women to have equal rights to learn and flourish.
There are more stories behind the commemoration of Kartini’s Day. It’s not just merely a celebration. Deep beneath the festivity, to Kartini, the ideal education for a young woman is to encourage empowerment and enlightenment.
As time went on, in the modern day, women can get an education and express their aspiration without restriction. Deep inside, Kartini’s spirit will always live in every woman soul in Indonesia. From her passion, we can learn about the mind, belief, and sovereign.
Woobiz mission is to support woman to become superwooman, empowering woman to become independent as micro-entrepreneur in real life. From Ibu Kartini, we learned that everything takes processes. Ibu Kartini wholeheartedly waits for a moment until she can discourse ‘out of dark comes to light.’ So does Woobiz, as a platform that’s on a mission to empower women, we are still on progress to reach our objective. We keep believing, and we keep fighting!
The commemoration of Kartini’s Day is an excellent reminder for all of us to keep the women’s empowerment spirit alive. We always need to remember that women are transcendent; women are strong; women are capable. Happy Kartini’s Day!