Raksha Bandha festival is celebrated with so much of joy in India. On the day of Raksha Bandhan girls tie Rakhi to their brothers believing that it should bring success in every step of his life. Brothers will be in search of Raksha Bandha gifts for sisters.
Since 6000 years people in India celebrate Rakhi in a grand scale. On this day, we hear the Raksha Bandhan songs every where that make us feel more and more emotional towards a relationship. There are few stories behind the celebration of Raksha Bandhan let us see what they are below.
Why is Rakhi (Raksha Bandhan) Celebrated?
There are 4 or 5 stories from the history saying why Rakhi is celebrated in India. But, among them, the story of Lord Krishna and Draupadi is very well known. It is said that Lord Krishna during the war with Shishupala was injured and bleeding. After seeing this Draupadi torn a strip from her saree and tie it around his wrist to stop bleeding.
Since then he was bonded with Draupadi by her sisterly love. He also promised her that he will repay it in future. When Draupadi is insulted in Maha Sabha removing saree he helped her divinely by sending saree to her. There are few other stories that are heard to show the importance of Raksha that is bond with a sisterly knot.
Raksha Bandhan Gifts:
On this day brother will show their affection and love to their sisters by giving her gifts. Gifts on this can be anything with love, brothers may send a Raksha Bandhan message/SMS to tell her how much he cares, he can send a Raksha Bandha Video recollecting all their childhood memories, or few Raksha Bandhan personalized gifts. In schools, students will be asked to write Raksha Bandhan essay to tell students the importance of the festival.
Raksha Bandhan Quotes:
This Raksha Bandhan, I pray to God that may our bond of love continue to grow stronger with each passing year.
Brother, I may have a lot of friends but none of them is as close as you. Thanks for always being there whenever I needed you the most.
Aur hui mithai
Ab to mera uphaar de do
Mere pyaare bhai!
Happy Raksha Bandhan!
Rakhi is the combination of five meaningful words.
R: rock strong relationship
A: acceptance all along
K: kindness to the core
H: heartwarming presence
I: idealistic relationship,
Happy Raksha Bandhan.
You never say no, you never say that’s impossible and you never say you can’t. That’s my bro, a superman who make things possible and who make paths smoother. I love you, Bro.
Dear Brother, while tying this Rakhi, I pray to God for your peace, happiness, and prosperity. A warm and loving person like you deserves the best of life. Happy Raksha Bandhan.
My love for you is measureless. My blessings to you are unlimited. Dear Brother, you will always be my friend, a guide, and a hero. Happy Raksha Bandhan.
My brother is my best friend. You stand by me when I am alone, you make me feel happy when I am low. Thanks for being for me always, Dear Brother. Happy Raksha Bandhan.
Now people can send rakhi online to her dearest sister. There are so many options available to send online rakhi like amazon, Flipkart, ebay, shopclues etc. They can use other medium like courier rakhi.
Have a great Raksha Bandhan to all the Brothers and Sisters out there. Stay tuned to this website for more intersting stuff. Don`t forget to share your views and memories of Raksha Bandhan.