Raksha Bandhan 2019: Date, Time and Significance of Festival

Raksha Bandhan 2019 will be distinguished on Aug 15. The festival highlights a bond and pleasing attribute between brothers and sisters. Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi is distinguished on a full moon Shravan Purnima day and therefore, a festival is also called as Rakhi Poornima.

The festival also coincides with Upa-Karma (changing a dedicated thread for a Brahmins, Avani Avittom in South India). Brahmins change their janoi (sacred thread) on this day and once again start to investigate a scriptures. Farmers applaud a day as Kajri Purnima and boar wheat in their margin on this day. In coastal region, a day is distinguished as Narayali Purnima and is clinging to God Indra and God Varuna.

As a nation gears adult to applaud Rakshabandhan 2019, here’s all we need to know about a festival.

Significance of Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan: On this day, a sister ties rakhi or dedicated thread around a wrist of their brother. The festival is celebrated as a pitch of avocation between brothers and sisters.

Raksha Bandhan 2019 date and time:

During a rituals, sisters urge for a prolonged life of their brothers. Sisters tie rakhi or a dedicated thread on a right wrist of their brother, request tilak, offer candy and perform aarti.

In turn, brothers guarantee to strengthen their sisters all by their life and also give gifts to their sisters.

Raksha Bandhan Date: Aug 15, 2019

Purnima Tithi starts on Aug 14, 2019 during 3:45 pm

Purnima Tithi ends on Aug 15, 2019 5:59 pm

Raksha Bandhan time: 6:07 am to 5:59 pm on Aug 15, 2019

Raksha Bandhan Aparahan Muhurat: 1:48 pm to 4:22 pm on Aug 15, 2019

Raksha Bandhan Pradosha time: 6:55 pm to 9:10 pm on Aug 15, 2019.

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