The year 2020 has changed a drastic parcel of things around us. As we all are exceptionally aware of the current situation worldwide caused by the coronavirus flare-up, people are learning and practicing social distancing norms. The situation is planning to be the same without a doubt not stopping yourself from celebrating Raksha Bandhan. Among all the major festivities, Raksha Bandhan holds a special place in all our hearts. Almost people of all the states mark this festival of love and bond with enthusiasm. However, this year things will be a lot different than it was in the yesteryear.

When we are in the situation wherein we are fighting against a pandemic, here are a few tips on how to celebrate rakhi in a distinctive way in this lockdown?  A few awesome thoughts to brighten up the extraordinary day for brothers and sisters staying far away.

  • Online Raksha Bandhan Celebration

Coronavirus pandemic shouldn’t stop you from bestowing the love upon your sisters and brothers and marking the festival in the best of your capacity. Sport the most stunning traditional outfit you have in your closet, try some celebrity-inspired hairstyle, and makeup. Remember if brothers and sisters are far away, you just cannot tie the rakhi but you should perform one of the most imperative customs that is wishing for his/her long life while carrying out aarti ritual.

  • Special Gifts Online

There are oodles of mind-boggling gifting options for Rakhi available online. Sisters can choose from a wide variety of rakhis and brothers can pick up gifts like clothes, coffee mugs, chocolates, gadgets, and more for their sisters. They can order some amazing Rakhi hampers too.

  • Making Handmade Rakhis

You can make handmade rakhis and gifts and send them to your brothers through speed posts to those residing outside.

  • Decorate Room and Make a Video Call

On the day of Raksha Bandhan,  you can decorate your rooms beautifully with fairy lights and flowers, cover our cushions with stylish linens, arrange sweets, chocolates, and wines on the tables. Brothers may not arrive on time but you can definitely create an ambiance and connect with them over a group video call. We can send them the rachis and gifts beforehand by ordering online. They can wear them on the video calls.

  • Play Special Songs for Raksha Bandhan

You can play raksha bandhan songs virtually with your brothers and sisters. Or you can play Pholon Ka Taron Ka for your baby sister or shake your legs to Gallan Goodiyan like Priyanka and Ranveer from Dil Dhadakne Do

  • Order Special Dishes

In case your brothers and sisters are foodies, at that point pampering him or her can be very simple. You’ll have to open a food delivery app and order all that your sisters or brothers love from waffles, pizzas, and momos to fried rice, butter paneer, and coke. This will certainly make this long-distance Raksha Bandhan festival inspiring and memorable.

HAPPY RAKSHA BANDHAN!