Raksha Bandhan, which falls on August (Shravan), is an ancient Hindu festival that celebrates the bond between brothers and sisters. Also known as Rakhi Poornima or Rakhi, it falls on the day of the full moon. On the auspicious day, sisters tie a thread (rakhi) on the wrist of brothers, expressing the love for them and pray for their well-being. Brothers, on their part, promise to protect them from all evils.The rakhi is a symbol of the purity of a relationship between a sister and brother. The fest highly depend on best suitable timing, so if you are looking for Rakhi Best Timing then take a look below.
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Rakshabandhan 2016 Timing
The best time to tie Rakhi on Raksha Bandhan is during Aparahna which is late afternoon according to Hindu division of the day. If Aparahna time is not available then Pradosh time is also suitable to perform rituals related to Raksha Bandhan.
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Rakhi Sub Muharat/ Samay 2016
It should be noted that Bhadra prevails during first half of Purnima Tithi. Hence one should wait for Bhadra to get over before starting any auspicious work. In North India it is customary to tie Rakhi in the morning which might not be suitable time to do it. The DrikPanchang’s team believes that it might be due to ignorance. When such information is easily available one should avoid tying Rakhi during Bhadra.
According to drikpanchang
Raksha Bandhan Thread Ceremony Time = 05:55 to 14:56
Duration = 9 Hours 1 Min
Aparahan Time Raksha Bandhan Muhurat = 13:44 to 14:56
Duration = 1 Hour 11 Mins
May this Rakhi bring to you all the prosperity in your life and brings all the blessings, love and care for you.