Raksha Bandhan for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, August 17th.
Wednesday, August 17th is the 229 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -3 months, -26 days until Raksha Bandhan 2016.
More information on Raksha Bandhan. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|Name(s):||Raksha Bandhan, Rakshabandhan, Rakhi, Saluno, Silono, Rakri|
|When:||Full Moon (Purnima) of Shrawan on Hindu Calendar|
August 2016 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Aug 7 - Sun||Friendship Day 2016||Observance||-857|
|Aug 14||Tisha B'Av 2016||Jewish||-850|
|Aug 15||Assumption of Mary 2016||Christian||-849|
|Aug 17||Raksha Bandhan 2016||Hindu||-847|
|Aug 19 - Fri||National Aviation Day 2016||Observance||-845|
|Aug 21 - Sun||Senior Citizens Day 2016||Observance||-843|
|Aug 25||Krishna Janmashtami 2016||Hindu||-839|
|Aug 26 - Fri||Women's Equality Day 2016||Observance||-838|