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RAKSHA BANDHAN FESTIVAL IN INDIA


Many festivals are celebrated in India, in which Rakhi is an important festival of Hindoos.
Raksha bhandhan is basically celibrated every year in August month.Raksha Bandhan in sanskrit literally means "the tie or knot of protection".The word Raksha means protection, while Bandhan is the verb to tie. It is an ancient Hindu festival that ritually celebrates the love and duty between brothers and their sisters.



Preparation for Raksha Bandhan Days or weeks before Raksha Bandhan, women shop for rakhi, the ceremonial thread to tie around her brother's (or brother-like friend's) wrist. Some women make their own rakhi.A rakhi may be a simple thread, woven and colorful, or may be intricate with amulets and decorations. Sometimes, a rakhi may be a fancy watch or men's wrist accessory in the form of bracelet or jewelry. Rakhi in the form of a colorful woven thread is most common. Typically the brother also shops for gifts for his sister. The…