Raksha Bandhan 2017
Rakhi Pournami or Raksha Bandhan symbolises the relationship of Brother and Sister. Around mid-August every year on the eve of Pournami, Hindus celebrate Rakhi which is also called as Rakhi Pournami. Raksha Bandhan 2017 is going to celebrated on 7 August (Monday). Brother! Bro! Bhaiya! Bhai! Annaya! Bhaijan! Sodarudu. we call with love and emotions. The first friend in life is our siblings. Let us know the Importance of Rakhi Festival, which is the eternal love between brother and sister.
History & Importance of Rakhi Festival
Raksha Bandhan is a Sanskrit word, Raksha was known as ‘Knot of Protection’ and Bandhan is known as ‘the tie’ with the relation. The ancient ritually celebrated it as Hindus festival with love between brother and sister. The Rakhi Purnima is also called as Kajri Purnima or Kajri Navami in Northern India. Now, everyone must know the Importance of Rakhi Festival, it is celebrated on Full Moon Day in the month of Shravan. According to Mythology Rakhi is intended to worship the sea god Varuna.
Raksha Bandhan Tithi, Date & Auspicious Time
The Raksha Bandhan 2017 symbolises all the aspects of protection of the god from evil forces. This festival is also an occasion to celebrate brother-sister like family ties between cousins or other family members. The sister performs a Rakhi ceremony and prays to express her love. In return, the brother ritually pledges to protect his sister under all aspects. Brothers along with their blessings would give some special unique gifts to their sisters..
Raksha Bandhan falls on Shravan Purnima (Full Moon Day of the Month of Shravan). Everyone must check the Raksha Bandhan Tithi & Date 2017 to tie Rakhi for your brothers. Jains celebrate this festival as a special day.
There are various handmade Rakhi’s like wool Rakhi, Paper Quelling Rakhi, Pinwheel Rakhi, Flower Rakhi, Rakhi with Zari Motifs and Using Craft. On August 7, 2017 is occasion is going to be one of best memory in life.