Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is the date of Raksha Bandhan or 'Rakhi' celebration this year?
This Year in 2012, Raksha Bandhan is falling on 2nd August.
2. Rakhi is known by many names in India. What are the different names?
Rakhi is known by varied interesting names in the diverse regions of India.
The most common ones are Rakhi Purnima, Nariyal Purnima, Avani Avittam /
Upakarmam, Kajari Purnima & Pavitrapana.
3. How can I place an order at http://www.virtualrakhi.com/?
Select the gift item you wish to purchase, click on 'Buy now' button and
make the payment online. Immediately you would receive an order confirmation
e-mail from us. This email contains your order and shipment details.
4. What would be the last date of placing a rakhi gift order?
We would accept Rakhi orders until 20th August.. However, to ensure
delivery on/before 21st August., we recommend you to place order before 1st August.
5. Can I send Rakhi from anywhere to anywhere in this world?
Yes, you may login to http://www.virtualrakhi.com
and place your order from anywhere in this world.
6. Can I send Rakhi to anywhere in the world?
Yes! You may send Rakhi to any address in the world through us.
7. Is shipping anywhere in INDIA absolutely FREE?
Yes! shipping charges are absolutely FREE for delivery anywhere in INDIA.
8. Can I send some message with the gift?
Yes, you can send your message with the gift. Just type in your message in
'Your Personalized Message' box while making the payment online. Your
message will be delivered along with the gift.
9. After the payment has been made, how much time will you take to
We take a maximum of 6 working days to deliver your gift or on the
approximate delivery date mentioned by you in the order form, whichever is
10. How do I know my credit card transactions and personal information
We make use of paypal payment methods. It offers secure transaction of
credit cards. It is actually safer to transmit your credit card information
over the Internet than it is to use your credit card around town. Be assured
that all transactions involving credit card charges or personal information
11. How do I know my order status?
After you place your order, we notify you about your order status at equal
time interval via e-mail until the order is dispatched. You may also check
the order information on the web. We provide Delivery status only on
request. You may ask us Delivery confirmation after 5-6 days of the dispatch
12. Can I use my Credit Card to make payment?
Yes! We accept all types of Master or Visa credit cards.