Raksha Bandhan 2016 Date and Day India - Rakhi Festival Date 2016 India
Rakhi Festival 2016, that celebrates a brother sister relationship. Raksha Bandhan Festival 2016, the day stands for the unconditional love and affection shared between siblings. The ritual of gifting is an indispensable part of the celebrations on Raksha Bandhan 2016 Date and Day India.
Raksha Bandhan 2016 Date = " 18th August 2016 "
Raksha Bandhan 2016 Day = " Thursday "
Muhurat = " Raksha Bandhan 2015 Muhurat "
Raksha Bandhan 2016 is Coming Soon… Just Check Raksha Bandhan Festival 2015 Calendar wise Date and Day India.
When is Raksha Bandhan 2016 - When is Raksha Bandhan Celebrated in India
Raksha Bandhan 2016 Date in India is 18th August 2016, Thursday
So, as per Indian Hindu Calendar Rakhi Festival Date 2016 India is on 18 August 2016. Raksha Bandhan Date in 2016 declared as per our Hindu Calendar for pre planning of this festival Raksha Bandhan 2016
When is Raksha Bandhan This Year
Raksha Bandhan Festival 2016 Day in India is Thursday, 18 August 2016
Rakhi Festival of this year 2016 is coming on Thursday. So, we can plan with our brother or sister to moving out and surprise them. This is one of those rare ancient cultural occasions that do not limit the rituals to a brother and a sister.
Raksha Bandhan Festival History & Story
According to one such story when the widowed Rani Karnavati was about to be attacked by Bahadur Shah, she sent a Rakhi to Emperor Humayun. Owing to the great significance and importance attached to the custom, Humayun wasted no time in sending his troops to the queen’s rescue. Many people then followed this same tradition and now it is a national festival. In Gujarat, people from all walks of life tend to celebrate this day with their brothers and other loved ones, sweets are made and brothers are welcomed with open hearts. As a token of affection, brothers tend to either gift their sisters or even give them cash. With a new wave of online culture catching on more and more, websites are coming forward to with a number of options to send rakhi and other gifts such as flowers and sweets to their loved ones. You need to send them cash and order them with the requisite details. The company will send gifts on your behalf. In other words with the changing times, even the festival of Raksha Bandhan has become modern!
Raksha Bandhan Festival in Gujarat ( Rakhi Festival in Gujarat )
In Main Cities of Gujarat like "Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Vadodara, Surat", The festival of Rakhi is approaching and people around the world are full of stimulation and enthusiasm. All the markets will be soon flooded with beautiful rakhi and rakhi gifts specially made for this occasion. Many stores will suspend their regular business and will stock designer colorful Rakhi for the year's festival. On this occasion, ladies are seen crowding the Rakhi stores and purchasing Rakhis for their brothers.
Raksha Bandhan / Rakhi Festival Calendar Dates and Day in 2016 & 2017
Raksha Bandhan Festival Date 2016 ( Raksha Bandhan 2016 Date, Rakhi Festival 2016 Day)
In 2016, Raksha Bandhan Festival is on August 18, Thursday ( Rakhi Festival 2016 on 18th August )
Raksha Bandhan Festival Date 2017 ( Raksha Bandhan 2017 Date, Rakhi Festival 2017 Day)
In 2017, Raksha Bandhan Festival is on August 7th, Monday ( Rakhi Festival 2017 on 7th August )