When is Rakhi ?
Rakhi, is a well loved and celebrated holiday for brothers and sisters all over India. The bond between brothers and sisters is very special. It is a reaffirmation of love and affection between siblings and a promise to always be there when needed. Traditionally a brother promises to always protect his sister, A promise that can be called upon even when the sister has left the household and married.
Raksha-bandhan will be celebrated on 2nd August 2012 throughout the world with high spirit and rejoiced by both brothers and sisters everywhere. In 2013, it will be celebrated on 21st August.