Raksha Bandhan is known as Rakhi in South India. It is one of the biggest festivals of India and it is celebrated in all regions of the country. This festival is followed from the king’s time. This festival is a celebration of strong relationship of brothers and sisters. In some cases, brothers act as both mother and father to her lovely sister. For them, sisters are their second mother and best friend.
Many people are wondering when is Raksha Bandhan this year. Well, this year it is being celebrated on 18th August, 2016. On this day, sisters tie a rakhi or sacred thread on her brother’s waist. This shows sisters love and prayers for her brother’s well being and brothers take lifelong vow to protect her sister. Raksha Bandhan falls on full moon day (Shravan Poornima) of the Shravan month of the Hindu lunisolar Nepali calender.
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