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RAKSHA BANDHAN

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Raksha Bandhan is celebrated on the fifteenth day of Shravan, in July / August. It celebrates the love of a brother for his sister. On this day, sisters tie rakhi on the wrists of their brothers to protect them against evil influencesThis is also the day set apart for Brahmins to change their sacred thread they wear.

  



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