In this year, Raksha Bandhan will be celebrated on August 22. This day celebrates the special bond between brothers and sisters. On this day, a sister ties an amulet or talisman also known as Rakhi around her brother’s wrist that symbolizes love and protection. This festival is celebrated on the last day of the Hindu lunar calendar month of Shraavana.
On this day, sisters tie a rakhi on the wrist of their brothers apply tilak, and pray for him. In return, brothers offer sweets, gifts, and promise that they will protect their sisters from any harm. They enjoy festive or delicious dishes with their families on this day.