When Raksha Bandhan 2019 will be celebrated?
Raksha Bandhan Festival will be celebrated on 15th August 2019
When Raksha Bandhan is Celebrated according to Hindu Calendar?
According to Hindu Calendar, Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) is celebrated in Shravana month. The Rakhi festival commemorates the pious bond that brothers and sisters share. It is celebrated during Purnima day (Full Moon Day) in the Shravana month according to the Hindu mythology.
Best Time To Celebrate Raksha Bandhan
The best time to celebrate Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) in the late afternoon which is also called “Aparahna”. If Aparahna time is not feasible, then it can be celebrated during the Pradosh time too. You should avoid celebrating Raksha Bandhan during Bhadra. Generally, Bhadra exits during the first half of Purnima Tithi. Bhadra is considered as an inauspicious time to observe any occasion like Rakhi according to the Hindu religious texts.
Shubh Muhurat To Celebrate Rakhi 2019
Purnima Tithi Start Date & Timing – 15th August 2019 at 10:28 p.m.
Purnima Tithi End Date & Timing – 15th August 2019 at 11:40 p.m.
Shubh Muhurat for the Rakhi Tying Ceremony – 11:04 a.m. to 09:12 p.m.
Total Duration for Rakhi Tying Ceremony – 10 Hours and 8 Minutes
Aparahan Time during Raksha Bandhan 2019 – 01:46 p.m. to 04:24 p.m.
Aparahan Duration – 2 Hours 38 Minutes
Pradosh Time during Raksha Bandhan 2019 Celebration – 07:03 p.m. to 09:12 p.m.
Pradosh Duration – 2 Hours 9 Minutes
So, Celebrate this Raksha Bandhan on 15th August 2019 with Best Timing and in Shubh Muhurat as given above.