Short Essay on 'Raksha Bandhan' or 'Rakhi' (100 Words)

Thursday, May 9, 2013

'Raksha Bandhan' is a famous festival of Hindus. It is also called the festival of 'Rakhi'. It falls on Purnima or full moon day in the month of Shravan according to Hindu Calendar. It is celebrated across all over India.

'Raksha' means protection and 'Bandhan' means bound. Thus 'Raksha Bandhan' means the 'Bond of Protection'. On this day, Sisters tie a special band on their brothers' wrist as a mark of affection. This thread is called the 'Rakhi'. The brothers in return takes a lifelong vow to protect their sisters. On the day of Raksha Bandhan, brothers and sisters reaffirm their pious bonds of affection. 
  

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Ruchi Maurya,  December 20, 2013 at 12:00 AM  

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Mihir Bhatt August 8, 2017 at 10:39 PM  

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Raksha Bandhan

1.We celebrate a lots of festivals in India. Raksha Bandhan is one of the biggest festival of Hindus.

2.This festival is also known as Rakhi.

3.It celebrates all across the country.

4.We celebrate Raksha Bandhan on Purnamasi or full moon day of Sharawan month of hindu calendar.

5.Raksha' means protection and 'Bandhan' means bound. Thus 'Raksha Bandhan' means the 'Bond of Protection'.

6.On this day, Sisters tie a special band on their brothers' wrist as a mark of affection. This thread is called the 'Rakhi'.

7.Sisters prepare the "pooja thali" with diyas, roli, chawal and rakhis. They worship the goddesses, ties rakhis on the wrists of their brother(s), and wishes for their well being.

8.The brothers in return takes a lifelong vow to protect their sisters. On the day of

9.It celebrates the bond of love and affection between a sister and a brother.

10.Sister tai Rakhi on right hand of her brother and brother promise to protect his sister.


sayli haldankar August 11, 2017 at 10:24 AM  

tnx for this short and sweet eassy !!

Unknown August 13, 2017 at 10:15 AM  

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