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  1. 5 Things to Buy Your Brother This Raksha BandhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | India.com

    One of the most awaited Hindu festivals of the year, Raksha Bandhan , is around the corner. Rakhi bracelets come in a variety of colors and characters and have made their way into the Indian supermarkets in the U.S. Last weekend when I visited the local Indian grocery store in San Diego, I chuckled with delight when I saw a rakhi with a bal hanuman -a popular cartoon character, originally from Hindu mythology.

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  2. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... sins. Photo: Tsering Topgyal, AP In this Aug. 28, 2015, file photo, an elderly Hindu widow, holding a plate with "Rakhi," a sacred thread tied on the wrists of brothers on Raksha Bandhan festival, sweets and oil lamps, waits to tie the "Rakhi" ...

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  3. -story-blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... sins. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal) In this Aug. 28, 2015, file photo, an elderly Hindu widow, holding a plate with "Rakhi," a sacred thread tied on the wrists of brothers on Raksha Bandhan festival, sweets and oil lamps, waits to tie the "Rakhi" ...

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  4. India celebrates 'Raksha Bandhan' of brothers and sistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Newkerala.com

    ... the auspicious occasion of Raksha bandhan to all my fellow citizens in India abroad #PresidentMukherjee The thread of Rakhi binds sisters brothers in an inseparable bond of love and trust #PresidentMukherjee Over the years the celebrations of Raksha ...

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  5. Advani celebrates Raksha Bandhan with childrenRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Newkerala.com

    ... and Sikhs in parts of Pakistan and by some people of Indian origin around the world. On Raksha Bandhan, sisters tie a rakhi (sacred thread) on her brother's wrist, which symbolises the sister's love and prayers for her brother's well-being and the ...

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  6. In Pictures: India celebrates Raksha BandhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | DNA India

    On the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, school students, tie Rakhi on the wrist of Army soldiers who remain on duty in the wake of recent incidents of violence following the agitation by Patel community demanding reservation . PTI Woman tying rakhis on the wrists of BSF jawans during the celebrations of Raksha Bandhan festival at Indo-Bangladesh International Border in Agartala .

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  7. Kejriwal celebrates Raksha Bandhan in HaridwarRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Newkerala.com

    ... and Sikhs in parts of Pakistan and by some people of Indian origin around the world. On Raksha Bandhan, sisters tie a rakhi (sacred thread) on her brother's wrist, which symbolises the sister's love and prayers for her brother's well-being and the ...

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  8. Rakshabandhan: When Rabindranath Tagore used the festival as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | India.com

    ... in a distinguished manner and send a strong message to the British Raj. Tagore urged Hindus and Muslims to tie rakhi (thread) on each other's wrist to express solidarity with one another. The call of Tagore was adhered to by members of both the ...

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  9. New Raksha Bandhan tradition: Bihar CM ties rakhi to treeRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Newkerala.com

    Chief Minister Nitish Kumar tied rakhi to a tree at Rajdhani Vatika on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan here today. Greeting all the brothers and sisters on the occasion, Nitish said, "We have started a tradition of tying rakhi to a tree on this auspicious day."

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  10. Faith communities: Friendship dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    ... being brought victory and allowed Indra to recovered Amaravati. Another story tells how a similar bracelet called a Rakhi was given by an aunt to two brothers, Shubh and Labh who wished for a sister. With convincing from the aunt and saint Narada ...

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  11. Rajnath Singh celebrates Raksha Bandhan with children at his residenceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Newkerala.com

    ... and Sikhs in parts of Pakistan and by some people of Indian origin around the world. On Raksha Bandhan, sisters tie a rakhi (sacred thread) on her brother's wrist, which symbolizes the sister's love and prayers for her brother's well-being and the ...

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  12. Rakshabandhan: Sushma ties Rakhi to NaiduRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Newkerala.com

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday tied Rakhi to Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on the occasion of Rakshabandhan. Speaking on the occasion, both greeted the nation on auspicious occasion.

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  13. Gorakhpur residents celebrate Rakshabandhan with SSB personnelRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Newkerala.com

    ... and Sikhs in parts of Pakistan and by some people of Indian origin around the world. On Rakshabandhan, sisters tie a rakhi (sacred thread) on her brother's wrist. This symbolizes the sister's love and prayers for her brother's well-being, and the ...

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  14. Raksh Bandhan 2015: These Pakistani Hindu migrants who can't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | DNA India

    ... could not. I have 7 brothers but I haven't seen them since I came here three years back. Only once, I sent them Rakhi through courier and talked to them over phone," laments 35-year-old Meera. Bhagvani, another migrant living in Majnu ka Tila ...

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  15. Raksha Bandhan 2015: Happy Raksha Bandhan images for WhatsApp, Rakhi images & Raksha Bandhan picsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | India.com

    ... Check- Happy Raksha Bandhan 2015 Quotes and Wishes . During Raksha Bandhan, a sister ties the sacred thread called Rakhi to the wrist of her brother and prays for his good health & long life and in exchange gets a gift. Now with the advent of ...

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  16. 6 Raksha bandhan tales from history and mythologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2011 | Rediff.com

    Like all Indian festivals, the festival of rakhi has numerous tales associated with it. Here are some you may or may not have heard.

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  17. Raksha Bandhan 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | India.com

    ... nurtured with care) But the scenario of celebrating this festival has changed over the years. Nowadays, sisters tie rakhi on their brother's wrist (the right hand) and pray for his happiness and well-being. The brother on his part promises to take ...

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  18. Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to Narendra ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | India.com

    New Delhi, Aug 28: Several manual scavengers, liberated by an NGO, will tie rakhi to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan that falls on Saturday. The group of five women will also hand over 1,000 rakhis to Modi designed by the widows from Vrindavana and Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh who have been looked after by the NGO Sulabh International.

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  19. Hindus celebrate Raksha Bandhan in Hyderabad : August 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Daily Times

    ... Community of Sindh in general and Hyderabad in particular are celebrating their colorful festival of Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) on Friday with religious fervor, enthusiasm and festivity. Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi, the thread of love) festival celebrates to ...

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  20. Rakhi Special: Bollywood's Super Filmi Bhai-BahensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Rediff.com

    ... since he belongs to the enemy clan. There's a day dedicated to just that -- Raksha Bandhan wherein the sister ties a rakhi on her brother's wrist to protect him from harm while he vows to do the same for her. With the popular Indian festival just ...

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