India is known for its culture, traditions and festivals. Celebrating every festival in traditional way with different custom but with same zeal is the main aspect of Indian culture. Every festival has its own essence and deep impact in our life. Rakhi is one of the biggest and holy festivals, celebrated in the month of Shravan according to Hindu calendar across the country. The significance of this festival is hidden in the name only. Raksha means protection and Bandhan means tie a knot. Raksha bandhan or Rakhi is mainly celebrated among brothers and sisters and also called ‘Bhai Bahen ka Parv’ – a bond of love and faith.
When is Raksha Bandhan : Sunday, 26th August 2018
According to the tradition sisters tie a Raksha sutra or Rakhi on the wrist of their brothers and pray for their safety and in return brothers give a promise that they always protect them from every evil throughout life. This festival shows the love, faith and pure bond between sister and brother. This year Raksha Bandhan is on: Sunday, 26th August, 2018.
Rakhi with different design in Market:
Rakhi can be a simple Raksha sutra called kalava or can be beautifully designed Rakhi decorated with stone, because the cost of it cannot define the purity of bond. U can buy it easily from market. Variety of designs are available in the market, you can easily choose which suits your budget.
Buy Rakhi online:
If u are running out of time and don’t want to go to the market, then you can shop for Rakhi online. There are so many online portals available which give you variety of options and offers in reasonable price.
Along with Rakhi giving gifts to each other is also in trends nowadays. Everyone likes gifts so according to the preference of your brother/sister you can select gift and make their day memorable. There are varieties of gifts available online. You just have to choose and order and your gift will be delivered at your doorstep within two or three days.
Here are some gifts ideas which can help you in choosing gift for your sibling….
Gifts for brothers:
- Mug with special message printed on it
- Electronic Gadgets
- Personalized bracelet
- Grooming kit
- Key chain
- Chocolate box
- Movie ticket
- Personalized phone cover
Gifts for Sisters:
- Trendy Handbag
- Personalized mobile cover
- Jewelry set
- Assorted chocolates
- Spa voucher
- Movie ticket
So make this Rakhi memorable by shower your love and affection on your sibling by giving gifts, and make promise to protect each other always
Happy Raksha Bandhan!