Indian festival – Raksha Bandhan

Ushering in the festival season is the Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi as it is popularly known. This year it is being celebrate on 7th August, 2017.  A festival that celebrates the bond between brothers and sisters, it has the sisters tying a thread around their brother’s wrist as a symbol of their love and in turn the brother pledges to protect his sister. A very happy Raksha Bandhan to all readers.