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The festival of Raksha Bandhan is the celebration of love and affection between a brother and a sister and occurs on the full moon day of the month of Shravana in India. On this day, sisters pray for divine blessings for their brothers. Brothers, in turn, give their sisters Rakhi gifts.
Rakhi is basically a protection embellished with the love and affection of a sister for her brother. This thread of Rakhi is binds the most beautiful relationship in an inseparable bond of love and trust. Rakhi festival also has a social significance because it underlines the notion that everybody should live in harmonious coexistence with each other.
The festival of Rakhi has taken a broader significance worldwide as it spreads harmony and bring together the family members under one roof. The custom of celebrating Raksha Bandhan started in ancestral period and continues even today in the same traditional manner.