When is Raksha Bandhan in 2016? Or on which date Rakhi is falling in the year 2016 As soon as somebody mentions the name of Raksha Bandhan the above question arises in the mind. Raksha Bandhan is an implicit pledge exchanged between a brother and sister signifying their fraternal relationship. The bond of Rakhi reinforces the love and affection between the siblings against all ills and odds. Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) is celebrated on the Shravan Poornima day in the month of August every year. On the day of Rakhi, sisters decorate Rakhi Thali with sweets, dhoop, roli, betel leaves and Rakhis and tie the sacred thread on the wrist of their brothers as a symbol of love and affection. Here is the Rakhi calendar with the dates of Rakhi festival for the current and coming years.
Year Date 2016: 18th August
Find the dates of Rakhi festival for the current and coming years at RakhiDate.com