A relationship between a sister and a brother is a bond like no other. They fight with each other all the time, but they also fight for each other. Any girl who has a brother, older or younger, they will understand the importance of having a brother. From being super annoying and troublesome to being your ultimate guy friend, bodyguard and partner in crime, a brother plays multiple roles. And in a country like India, where every occasion is celebrated with utmost enthusiasm, this bond between a brother and sister is also honoured by our culture and the day marks as Raksha Bandhan. This year, Rakha Bandhan falls on August 26, 2018.
Gear up to make this occasion special and add a personal touch by making DIY home made rakhis for your brother. Tie your brother a customised rakhi that he will cherish forever. The additional benefit of making rakhis at home is you will save on a lot of time soul searching in crowded market places for the perfect rakhi for your darling brother. We have curated easy DIY rakhi tutorials to make your life easier. Raksha Bandhan 2018 Date & Muhurat: Auspicious Time, Purnima Tithi & Puja Vidhi to Tie Rakhi
5 DIY Rakhis to Make at Home this Raksha Bandhan
1. Photo Rakhi
2. Paper Quilling Rakhi
3. Pom Pom Rakhi
4. Ribbon Rakhi
5. Pearl Rakhi
Raksha Bandhan is celebrated by 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. The brothers also present their sister with special gifts and sisters feed their brothers with their favourite sweets. This year, surprise your brother with a special handmade rakhi and to all the brothers out there, make a solemn promise to protect your sister forever. Happy Raksha Bandhan!