"We are constantly inspired by great stories and people. Our humble tribute captures a scene from Ray's first film. Visitors to Google India homepage will be greeted with information on Ray's life and movies," said Sandeep Menon, director-marketing, Google India.
Top searches on Google were 'Satyajit Ray movies', 'Satyajit Ray Institute' and on his widely loved fictional detective character Feluda.
Singer Jagjit Singh was the last Indian to feature on Google Doodle in February.