Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan is the most auspicious occasion among Indians specially Hindus. It is usually celebrated in the month of August every year in India, Nepal and Mauritius, but now has become more popular in other parts of the world as well. The significance of this festival is important from ancient days. On this occasion, sisters usually tie a knot of thread of love on the wrist of her beloved brothers, symbolizes their prayer for brother’s good health and well-being, in return brothers give them Rakhi Return Gifts and the assurance of safety, protection throughout their life. Hence it is also called as the bond of protection.
Rakhi- Historical Importance:
There are many stories and myths associated with the festival of Rakhi that enhances the importance of this festival:
- In old days, Rajput queens used to follow this custom and send Rakhi Threads to neighboring rulers as token of brother and sister affection and bond of love.
- Rajput queens also followed Rakhi custom with Mughal emperors which helped them later to save their kingdom from enemies.
- The Great Alexander’s wife ‘Roxana’ had sent a Rakhi to ‘Great Porus’ to ask him not to harm his husband in the battle, which later worked very well.
When is Rakhi:
Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan is celebrated on full moon day of the Hindu calendar month ‘Shravan’. Rakhi in 2014 is on 10th August, Sunday,
2018 is on 26th August, Sunday,
How to send Rakhi to India:
Few years back, Sisters usually send Rakhi, Rakhi Tika to their beloved brothers by themselves through post. In this modern world, when everything is on our figure tips with the power of digital world, one can now send Rakhi through internet with online shopping websites. There are many websites available which can deliver your Rakhi promptly at the respective delivery addresses worldwide. Now Send Rakhi to India through much easier available ways.
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Now send Rakhi to US, send Rakhi to UK on this Rakha Bandhan in cost effective ways. Lot many shopping websites are also offering free shipping on the Rakhi delivery to worldwide locations. Here are few links that you would love to explore:
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Adorable Kids Rakhis:
Kids always celebrate Rakhi festival with full enthusiasm. Every year lot many new kids rakhi ideas are coming into picture. There are many cartoon characters popular among kids like exciting Spiderman Rakhi, funny Doraemon rakhi, Tango batman Rakhi, Superman Rakhi, Chota Bheem Rakhi, bal Ganesh Rakhi, Bal Hanuman rakhi, Kids rakhi gift hampers. Many of us would like to buy and send kids rakhi for our little brothers, nephews, niece in our family. Following kids Rakhis are becoming more popular: