“Shravan” Hindu month brings in various festivals. Raksha Bandhan is one of them. Sisters tie Rakhis to their dear brothers on this auspicious day. Coming Sunday i.e. 26th August, 2018 will be celebrated as Raksha Bandhan. All shops in city are flooded with variety of rakhis.
Types of Rakhis: There are different types of rakhis such as normal traditional rakhis, rakhis with meenakari or kundan work, pearl rakhis. Chocolate rakhis for kids from chocolate makers are also available. Rakhis which will be safe for kids such as crochet rakhis are also trending. Cartoon rakhis such as Doraemon, Spiderman, Angry birds etc. are very famous among small children which are also having lights inside it. So it is attracting to young ones. This year adults are also demanding rakhis with personal touch or which are customised according to their choice. It can be having photos on it, may be initials of brother and some naughty slogans for brother. All these types of rakhis are available from economical range to high end rakhis.
Sweet shops in city are also getting ready for this upcoming festival as sweets are also exchanged on this day. Fresh and delicious variety of sweets such as Barfi, Pedhas will be available in shops. Brothers also give gifts to sisters, so in market there is different variety of gift articles available such purses, jewellery, clothes and this list is never ending…So people enjoy this festival with your near and dear ones. Happy Raksha Bandhan!!