Janai Purnima (Rakshya Bandhan )

 Janai Purnima , Also known as the “Rakshya bandhan” one of the main festivals of the Nepal. The festival is also celebrated by the Hindus by different name and different way all over the world on the full moon day of Shrawan. Specially, at Nepal it is the day when old Janai is replaced by the new one. And on the Terai Area “Rakhi” is put on the hand of the brothers by the sisters, and in exchange brothers promise their sisters that they will take care of her all her life time. The day generally is celebrated as the protection either by GOD to peoples wearing Janai or by Brothers to their sister. Continue reading