Celebrate Raksha Bandhan with Love, Joy & Gifts

Come August and all of us are geared for celebrating Raksha Bandhan as it is one such festival that symbolizes the strong bond between brothers and sisters. Raksha Bandhan falls on 29th August, this year. Sisters tie the pious thread called Raksha Bandhan or ‘Rakhi’ on their brother’s wrist, make ‘Rangoli’, put ‘tilak’, offer ‘Aarti’ and sweets. Brothers in return present gifts to their sisters and make a vow of protecting them and be with them in their ups and downs.

raksha bandhan gift ideas

However, owing to a number of options present in the market, deciding what to gift your sibling or cousin is not an easy task. Now, even sisters like to present gifts to their loving brothers on this auspicious occasion. Online shopping is a great relief as you have a variety of options to pick from. Let’s check out some unique gifts for Raksha Bandhan.

Personalized gifts are in fashion these days.  Surprise your brother or sister with a personalized photo mug with his/her photo on it. You can also gift him/her a personalized poster with the naughtiest picture of your childhood embossed on it. Chocolates as a ‘Rakhi’ gift are considered to be a must. Check out the various options available online. Chocolate always brings a smile on face. Isn’t it?

Watches are the perfect gift for sisters. Colorful, funky watches are in trend these days. She is going to love this, I swear.  How about gifting her pair of fashion jewelry? She will love those trendy earrings and bracelets. This Raksha Bandhan, make her feel special by these trendy ornaments. While ordering, keep in mind the color of her favorite dress and gift her matching accessories. Trust me; nothing will make her happier than these tiny fashion accessories.

Deciding a gift for your tech savvy brother is not at all a pain as it becomes very easy to pick from the various options of iPods, iPads and mobile phones available on the internet. All you need to do is to pick an item according to his necessity and your pocket. Handbag is again a good choice of gift for your darling sister. There is a variety of bags available online from sling bags to shoulder bags.

unique gifts for raksha bandhan

Books never go out of fashion. This ‘Rakhi’, gift some knowledge to your brother or sister. There may be some good new release or a book; he/she has always craved to read.  Apparels can be a good Raksha Bandhan gift idea as well. A funky Tee or a lovely dress can add a smile on your sister’s face. Similarly, a trendy Polo T- shirt or a pair of capris can make you your brother’s favorite.