Raksha Bandhan, the festival of love, caring and sharing is celebrated with much enthusiasm in India as well as among the NRIs residing in countries like US, Canada, UK and Australia. 'Raksha' means protection and 'Bandhan' means bond. This auspicious festival celebrates the special enduring vow of endearment between the siblings. While the sisters tie the bond of love around the wrists of their brothers, the latter take a vow to protect the dignity of the former all throughout the life. The festival of Rakhi is celebrated on the full moon day in the month of Shravan (August). In 2015, this festival was celebrated on 29th August, Saturday.
Rakhi.GiftstoIndia24x7.com, the premier online Rakhi portal that deals in amazing rakhis and rakhi gifts, made sure that its band of valuable customers get to enjoy this auspicious festival with much enthusiasm and gusto. Being one of the leading online rakhi portals, it boasted of a huge array of gifts and rakhis, along with traditional assortment of Rakhi Thalis, Mithai Hampers etc. These rakhis and the gifts that were sent as Rakhi gifts to India were much loved by the brothers residing in various parts of the world.
Based on the sales figures of Rakhi.GiftstoIndia24x7.com, we have zeroed in on the best selling Rakhis of 2015. It was seen that the classic rakhis were a huge hit among the customers. These classic rakhis have been segregated into three sections namely Zardosi rakhis, Divine rakhis and Exclusive rakhis.
Zardosi Rakhis : These rakhis look gorgeous against satin backgrounds. The generous use of basic colors like red, green, blue, yellow and violet, lend a colourful look to these rakhis. Most of these Rakhis feature floral motifs and are beautifully decorated with zari work and sequins. These in turn make the rakhis look gorgeous and charming. Classic rakhis in India had always featured satin backgrounds. The zardosi rakhis available on this leading rakhi portal are no different either. To add an added grace, these Rakhis are also decorated with faux stones and beads.Some of the best selling zardosi rakhis include Exquisite Faux Stone Rakhi, Exquisite Red Yellow Zardosi Rakhi and Multicolored Peacock Rakhi.
2. Exclusive Rakhis : These rakhis feature exclusive designs and hence their name. The exclusive rakhis are the gems in the stock of Rakhi.GiftstoIndia24x7.com. Most of these rakhis are decorated with faux stones and beads that add elegance to these rakhis. The faux stones and the beads are intertwined in some of the rakhis. Apart from the decorations, the strings too make these rakhis appear elegant. The red and the yellow strings add to the festivity of these rakhis. When you plan to send Rakhis to India, you can opt to send these exclusive rakhis and delight your loved ones on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. Some of the best selling exclusive rakhis include Multicolor Stone Rakhi, Single Stone Studded Green Rakhi and Beautiful Moti and Beads Rakhi.
3. Divine Rakhis : Of the three genres, the Divine Rakhis enjoyed the most popularity. Since Rakhi is a religious festival, there was a high demand for the divine rakhis. Rakhi.GiftstoIndia24x7.com boasts of a wide collection of rakhis that feature images of Lord Krishna or Lord Ganesha along with various divine symbols like Shree, Swastika or Om. Embedded either in satin background or against a faux-stone background, these rakhis are believed to bring good luck to the one who wears them. That is why, sisters from around the world sent these divine rakhis to their brothers along with various Rakhi gifts India. Some of the best selling Divine rakhis include Elegant Om Rakhi, Exclusive Swastik Rakhi and Divine Shree Rakhi.
The popularity of these classic Rakhis prove the fact that the NRIs across the world are well aware and proud of their Indian roots and culture even this day. Rakhi.GiftstoIndia24x7.com hopes to improve its huge collection of Rakhis and other gift items so that its customers can enjoy a memorable Rakhi 2016 just like they enjoyed in 2015.