Tuesday June 18, 2019

Raksha Bandhan 2019

Brother and sister celebrate Raksha Bandhan.Brother and sister celebrate Raksha Bandhan.

Raksha Bandhan for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, August 14.

Raksha Bandhan, also known as Rakhi Purnima or Rakhi, is a Hindu festival that focuses on the love and duty between brothers and sisters. It is held every year in August.

Wednesday, August 14th is day number 226 of the 2019 calendar year with 1 month, 27 days until Raksha Bandhan 2019.

More information on Raksha Bandhan. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Raksha Bandhan
Name(s):Raksha Bandhan, Rakshabandhan, Rakhi, Saluno, Silono, Rakri
Type:Observance, Hindu
When:Full Moon (Purnima) of Shrawan on Hindu Calendar

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Aug 14 - WedRaksha Bandhan 2019Hindu57
Aug 15 - ThursAssumption of Mary 2019Christian58
Aug 19 - MonNational Aviation Day 2019Observance62
Aug 21 - WedSenior Citizens Day 2019Observance64
Aug 23 - FriKrishna Janmashtami 2019Hindu66
Aug 26 - Mon Women's Equality Day 2019 Observance69
Aug 31 - SatMuharram 2019Muslim74

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