Before the arrival of
festival, marketplaces are
filled with different colors and style of rakhis. One can select from an
endless array of rakhi ranging right from special rakhis to the simplest
styles. As sisters go to the market to shop for rakhi they get completely
confused in the maze of these vibrant rakhis. The different styles of rakhi
include fancy rakhis, zari rakhis, reshami rakhis, mouli, cartoon rakhis,
divinity and many more.
Some golden shopping tips are discussed below that will help you to select
the best rakhi for your dear brother. We have divided the choice of rakhis
in different categories according to the age groups. This will help you to
pick the best rakhi for your brother on this raksha bandhan. So, don't think
much, just make this rakhi festival a memorable one with gifts, chocolates,
sweets and rakhi threads that are carefully selected for you only.
Kid Brother Rakhis
For your kid brother, best option will be to go for kiddish rakhi threads.
A kid brother will certainly love to wear a rakhi with cartoon characters
such as jokers, pokemons, donald duck, shaktiman, micky mouse, tweety and
other superheros. You can also buy musical rakhis for them. The Rakhis with
toys like mobile handsets, cars, bikes and animals etc. attached to them are
also favorite among children.
Young Brother Rakhis
This category deals with rakhi for brothers of the age group between 16-30.
So, you will have numerous options to select one for your young brother. But
this is a tough job. The rakhis you can select for brothers of this age
group can range from traditional to fancy rakhis. You can also go in for
stone Rakhis, gold-silver coated Rakhis and zari Rakhis. Rakhis with trendy
looks like funky Rakhis, bracelet style Rakhis and wristwatch style Rakhis.
Brothers of this age group prefer the latest designs that have hit the
market this year.
Older Brother Rakhis
In this category consists of brothers above 35 years. Brothers of this age
group generally like simple and sober rakhis. So if you have a brother of
this age group, then don't go for rakhis that are heavily decorated. Shop
for simple 'Dori', Mouli or the 'Ram Rakhis'. You can also go in for zari
Rakhis, reshami rakhis, gold-silver coated Rakhis and Rakhis embedded with
precious and semi-precious stones. Another choice of rakhi would be to go
for religious rakhis with 'Om' sign, 'Swastika' sign and 'Shree' sign. You
can also select rakhis carrying the image of Hindu Goddess and God. All
these choices are very much liked by brothers in this age group.