New Delhi: The auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan will be celebrated on 22nd August this year. The much awaited festival dedicated to all brothers and sisters is widely celebrated in India.
to make it more auspicious, rakhi tied on brothers wrist Sisters on special auspicious time.
Raksha Bandhan Sunday, August 22, 2021
Raksha Bandhan Sutra Ceremony Timings – 06:15 AM to 05:31 PM
Duration – 11 hours 16 minutes
Raksha Bandhan Muhurta – 01:42 PM to 04:18 PM
Duration – 02 hours 36 minutes
Raksha Bandhan Bhadra End Time – 06:15 AM
Raksha Bandhan Bhadra Punch – 02:19 AM to 03:27 AM
Raksha Bandhan Bhadra Mukha – 03:27 AM to 05:19 AM
Purnima Tithi starts – 21st August 2021 at 07:00 PM
Purnima Tithi ends – 05:31 PM 22 August 2021
(according to drikpanchang.com)
Raksha Bandhan Puja Ritual 2021:
Sisters have to make Rakhi plate. You need a small diya, akshat (rice mixed with turmeric), kumkum, sweets and rakhi.
Pray with your whole family. Perform a small puja in your home temple.
After worshiping God. Place a small wooden platform on the floor and apply Rangoli all around. Make your brother sit on the stage.
Then both of you should pray for each other’s well being and long life.
Apply kumkum tilak on your brother’s forehead.
Wave the place of Aarti in front of him in a circular form.
Put the Akshat on his head.
Give sweets to brother.
Politely accept the gift he has bought for you.
The manner in which the rituals are performed may differ from region to region, but the principles remain the same.
Enjoy beautiful celebration to celebrate your bond with your sibling.
Happy Raksha Bandhan to all brothers and sisters!