The festival of Raksha Bandhan was celebrated in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur as school girls tied rakhi on the wrists of CRPF jawans.
The Festival of Raksha Bandhan celebrated with great enthusiasm as school girls tie rakhi on the wrists of CRPF jawans in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur
Raksha Bandhan 2023: Schoolgirls and ladies put rakhi on the wrists of CRPF jawans in Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir, as the Raksha Bandhan celebrations began across India. Raksha Bandhan is celebrated every year in India to commemorate the everlasting link between brothers and sisters, which is symbolised by sisters tying Rakhi to their sibling’s wrist.
BSF personnel recently celebrated Raksha Bandhan with a group of schoolchildren near the international border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba region.
Women in Boniyar, Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, created rakhis for soldiers ahead of the festival as part of the ‘Thanks Jawan’ campaign.Women tied rakhi on the wrists of CRPF jawans in Sukma district as part of the celebrations.
This year, Raksha Bandhan will be observed on the night of August 30, and the festival of Rakhi will not be observed throughout the day or in the morning hours, as in past years, but rather at night. Raksha Bandhan is celebrated on the full moon day of the Shukla Paksha in Shravan Maas (Sawan month), also known as Poornima Tithi.