5 Ways You Can Celebrate Raksha Bandhan 2020 With Your Siblings At Home!
We got you these ideas to have a glorious Raksha Bandhan 2020 with your brothers and sisters without having to go out anywhere. Enjoy!
Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan is an auspicious festival celebrated in India. It honours the bond between brothers and sisters, and falls in the month of Shravana, which is in July or August of every year in the Western calendar. It is customary to tie a rakhi around one’s brother’s wrist, and get showered with gifts in return! This year too, Rakhi celebration does not have to be any less merry even as we face a global pandemic and try to stay at home as much as possible for safety. Here are some ways you can have the best Raksha Bandhan 2020 with your siblings at home without having to step out at all!
Meanwhile, watch an episode from the Bengali TV serial Saat Bhai Champa, which is a fantasy story about Parul and her band of brothers:
1. Have A Puja
Conduct the traditional puja ceremony for Raksha Bandhan where the rituals of lamp lighting and rakhi tying take place. This is a quintessential custom of the festival, and can happen within a small and intimate settling without over-the-top fanfare or the presence of a crowd. Show your brother how much you appreciate him, and get ready to be pampered with treats!
2. Wear New Clothes
Make sure to put on some new clothes that you like on Raksha Bandhan 2020. A special occasion calls for celebrating in style, and it is a tradition to don fresh new attire during this day. We bet it will make you feel as good as new, and brighten your day by a lot!
3. Binge Watch Movies And Shows
Nothing spells a good time like holding a fun session where you watch your favourite movies and shows with your brothers and sisters. Here is a list of great options that celebrate the bond between siblings, so select your favourites, grab some snacks, and settle down for some world-class entertainment on Raksha Bandhan!
4. Enjoy A Delicious Meal
Order in your favourite dishes, or better yet, cook up a storm and enjoy your favourite food with your siblings today! Whip up a delicious meal and be sure to include your brother or sister’s preferences. It is sure to be a grand success!
5. Listen To Uplifting Music
A good playlist sets the tone of the occasion and gets you right in the groove to celebrate! Raksha Bandhan festival 2020 is the perfect time to dedicate a great song to your siblings, who will love the gesture and enjoy the music. Choose from any of these Bengali songs and play them for your brother, and have a little dance party! They are sure to be delighted, as are you.
Which of these ideas did you like the most? Let us know in the comments below!
For more entertainment, watch the drama film Basu Poribar.
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