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    When Is Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020?


    Category: Religious | Posted :Wednesday, August 3, 2016

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    When Is Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020?

     

    When Is Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020?

     

     
    Raksha Bandhan is celebrated in Shravana month during full moon day or Purnima day.
     
    Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan is an important occasion in the Hindu Calendar when sisters tie a holy thread called 'Rakhi' on the wrist of their brothers and pray for their long life and good fortune. It is popular festival celebrated across India and all over the world.
     
     

    When Is Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan 2016?

    Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan falls on Thursday, August 18, 2016.
     
     

    When Is Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan 2017?

    Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan falls on Monday, August 07, 2017.
     
     

    When Is Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan 2018?

    Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan falls on Sunday, August 26, 2018.
     
     

    When Is Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan 2019?

    Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan falls on Thursday, August 15, 2019.
     
     

    When Is Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan 2020?

    Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan falls on Monday, August 03, 2020.
     
     
    The auspicious time to tie Rakhi on Raksha Bandhan is during Aparahna which is late afternoon according to Hindu division of the day. If Aparahna time is not available then Pradosh time is also suitable to perform rituals related to Raksha Bandhan.
     
    Raksha Bandhan rituals should not be done during Bhadra. BhadraBhadraBhadra
    The Bhagavata Purana gives her the epithet Kaikeyi, the princess of the Kaikeya kingdom. She was the daughter of King Dhrishtaketu and his wife Shrutakirti, the sister...
    is the malicious time which should be avoided for all auspicious work.
     
     


     

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