With Raksha Bandhan, a popular Hindu festival fast approaching, it is high time for sisters of all ages to get ready and start making preparations to celebrate this day. This festival shows the bond between brothers and sisters and is celebrated in different ways throughout the country. It is a festival which is stated to enhance the relation between the siblings. On this special day, sisters are said to get ready wearing new clothes and tie the specially selected rakhi on their brother’s wrists. The brother on the other hand wears new clothes when wearing the rakhi and presents his sister with precious gifts and money, with love and affection. He also renews his promise every year on this special day to protect his beloved sister from all throughout his life. This is an important festival that both brothers and sisters are said to wait impatiently to show their love and affection for one another. It also symbolizes the well-being for each other. The rakhi actually is a sacred or holy thread which is to be used after performing some rituals. Gifts can also be given to the brother. For this, one can choose raksha bandhan gifts for brother online. There are many shopping sites that do offer rakhi gift hampers which includes sweets, clothes, perfumes and dry fruits.
This is undoubtedly the most important part. The brother is likely to wear the rakhi during the morning hours and will continue wearing it throughout the day, showing it off to his friends, colleagues and others. The perfectly selected rakhi is sure to be worn with great pride and displayed to the others with great enthusiasm. The threads can be found in various colours. The embellishments also can be found in varying designs, colors and sizes. With some tips and suggestions, it is possible to buy the right one for the brother, to make the day all the more special and the gift to be made more appealing.
For the kid brother: For brothers under the age of 13, it will be wise to select rachis that comes with superhero or cartoon images printed upon it. Musical rakhi having interesting musical sounds will make great choices. The rakhi can be coupled with toy gifts like bikes, cars and handsets. For the young brother: For brothers, who are of the age between 13 & 20, should be offered traditional and fancy looking rachis. It can be coated gold and silver or of the bracelet style. Zari and stone rachis can also be fabulous.
For the elder brother: For brothers above the age of 20 should be given simple and elegant looking rachis. Mauli and divine rachis also make great choices. Semi-precious stones as well as precious stone rachis, zari, etc. can be given.