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RAKSHA BANDHAN 2017

Rakhsha Bandhan 2017 | Rakhi Bandhan

Monday, 7 August is the Raksha Bandhan 2017 Date. Raksha Bandhan in India is one of the most famous and significant Hindu festivals. This festival reflects the significance of the brother-sister bond celebrated in the most adoring manner. On this occasion, sister ties the Rakhi (sacred thread) to her brother, put a Tilak on his forehead and performs an aarti. Sister ;jowishes for the well-being and long life of her brother. In return, brother presents a gift to his sister as a shape of love. This festival is the most awaited festival celebrated with great enthusiasm in India.

Raksha Bandhan history suggests that many legends are associated with this auspicious festival. One of the most famous legends associated with this festival is Goddess Indrani. Goddess Indrani tied a sacred string in the hands of Lord Indra.This event was marked very successful and auspicious as it bought a triumph for Gods over the Devils. Another popular incident took place during the Mahabharata time when Draupadi tied a piece of her clothes on the bleeding hand of Lord Krishna. This incident created a very special place in the heat of Lord Krishna and he promised her a long life with all her wishes fulfillment as a gift.

Happy Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan brings a great deal of happiness, togetherness, and prosperity. This day marks the brother and sister relationship in the most unique and awesome manner. On the day of Raksha Bandhan, the sister is endowed with a bunch of gifts and presents by her brother.  This day is celebrated with a great measure of joy and happiness among the family members. The celebration includes sweets, desserts, chocolates, dry fruits and homemade traditional food. Raksha Bandhan is regarded as one of the most enjoyed and celebrated Hindu festivals among the Hindu culture. This festival is a representation of values, moral philosophy, traditions, and love.

Rituals performed on Rakhi

On the day of Rakhi, a pooja thali with a Diya, Roli, Rice, Sweets and Rakhi strings are prepared in a thali by the sisters for the brothers. On this day, sister starts with the Puja and ties Rakhi on the hand of the brother wishing for his long life and prosperity. In return, the brother presents a gift to the sister and pledges to protect her respect and identity in the society.      

Raksha Bandhan Wishes

Raksha Bandhan wishes are given by the brothers to the sisters  on this auspicious day in the form of promises, pledges, and commitments given to the sister by the brother. This day is nominated as the most auspicious and traditional day in order to commit anything important among the siblings. There are many songs and films made in Bollywood on this festival. Rakhi Songs can be established on the internet with an ease in order to play at this auspicious festival. Rituals are performed by playing the Rakhi songs on this the festival of Raksha Bandhan.


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