Raksha Bandhan falls on 3rd August this year. It is a special day for siblings to celebrate their relationship and where a sacred thread, rakhi, is tied symbolising protection. I […]
Raksha Bandhan, a special day which traditionally celebrates the sacred bond between a brother and sister. A Rakhi, sacred thread, is tied around the right hand wrist of the brother by the sister. This symbolises the protection of the brother from all evil. Blessings for their long life are made and indian sweets such as barfi is shared.
Vaisakhi, or Baisakhi, is the harvest festival of Punjab. The tradition marks the beginning of a new harvest season. This year, Vaisakhi falls on Tuesday 14th April. Sikh celebrating this […]