When is Raksha Bandhan 2021?

Raksha Bandhan 2021 is on Saturday 21st Aug, 2021 (21/08/2021) in 61 days

What is Raksha Bandhan?

Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bundhan means the "Bond of Protection". This festival celebrates the link between brothers and sisters. During this festival, a sister attaches a holy thread known as "Rakhi" around her brother's wrist. Then, the brother in turn, vows to look after his sister, and offers her a gift.

Dates for Raksha Bandhan from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Raksha Bandhan is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Raksha Bandhan 2024MondayAug 19th in 1155 days
Raksha Bandhan 2023WednesdayAug 30th in 800 days
Raksha Bandhan 2022ThursdayAug 11th in 416 days
Raksha Bandhan 2021SaturdayAug 21st in 61 days
Raksha Bandhan 2020MondayAug 3rd 321 days ago
Raksha Bandhan 2019WednesdayAug 14th 676 days ago
Raksha Bandhan 2018SundayAug 26th 1029 days ago
Raksha Bandhan 2017MondayAug 7th 1413 days ago
Raksha Bandhan 2016WednesdayAug 17th 1768 days ago
Raksha Bandhan 2015SaturdayAug 29th 2122 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateAug 21, 2021
When? Starts in 61 days
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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