What is the Garuda font?
Garuda typeface, featuring the shape and style based on “Garuda Pancasila”, the state symbol of the Republic of Indonesia. Garuda is a mythical bird in the Javanese puppet stories, is very similar to the eagle.
At the typeface we can find more ligatures beside than the standard. Within Garuda at least encoded 792 glyphs per weight onto major codepage: win 1252, 1250, 1254, 1257 including Mac OS Roman. It is containing more OpenType features such as swash, contextual alternate, stylistic, figures/number, and a few bit ornaments. More…
The typeface has a pretty good readability and legibility even in small sizes. So it is useful for short texts (text length? Whom fear) for print and screen material. Usage on headlines, posters, titles, or something like that, can utilize ornament lines as a sweetener.
Please find more information about the OpenType Manual of this typeface on the gallery page (pdf).
Garuda Font families
The Garuda includes the following font families:
- Garuda Standard
- Garuda Bold
Here is a preview of how Garuda will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Garuda A free font? Is Garuda Free to Download?
No,Garuda is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download.
There is no point trying to find a free download of Garuda so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Garuda for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Garuda remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Garuda and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)