Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi is a festival celebrated in India to highlight the relationship between brothers and sisters. Although the exact date falls on August 2, people gear up by for the celebrations from the last week of July itself which continues for the whole month of August.
As a symbol of love & affection, rakhi is tied on a brother`s wrist by his sister.Rakhi is nothing but a thick thread decorated with color papers, pendants, buttons or whatever that makes it look fancy.
With the increase of online shopping in India, rakhi festival has also gone wired.Yes, the young generation Indians have started to buy rakhis on the Internet.
Rakhi Online Shopping in 2012
Websites have started special pages dedicated for rakhi gifts alone. You can buy these rakhis from Rs.100.
If you are looking to buy fashionable rakhis, they have some really cool designs categorized under,
- Bracelet rakhi
- Rudraksha rakhis
- Jewel rakhi
- Pearl rakhis
- Zardosi rakhis
- Cartoon rakhis
In addition, they also have specific rakhis for brothers, sisters & even kids.
Send Rakhis Worldwide
Infibeam now enables you to send rakhis to your relatives, brothers, sisters or friends living in any part of the world starting from Rs.400
Similarly, you can also ask your loved ones to send rakhi to India so you can collect it right at your doorstep.
So what are you waiting for? Start your rakhi shopping online & sport the latest funky rakhis!