Raksha Bandhan 2022 - Date & Muhurat Time

Monsoon Harvest Team
29 Jul , 2022

When Is Raksha Bandhan In 2022?

Raksha Bandhan 2022 date falls on 11th August 2022, which is a Thursday. This Rakhi evening is celebrated every year during the blessed month of Sravana Poornima or Sawan Purnima. As per the Drik Panchang, Purnima tithi will commence at 10.38 am on 11th August 2022 and continue till 7.05 am on 12th August 2022.

One of the most beautiful things about India is the diversity of people and the many ways in which it shapes the unique culture of the country. A simple way to experience it all is just by taking a closer look at the festivals celebrated here. While many festivals are focused on the deities, some unique festivals celebrate the relationships between people such as Raksha Bandhan rakhi.

Raksha Bandhan Muhurat 2022

ShubhMuhurat for the Rakhi Tying Ceremony

06:07 AM to 05:59 PM

Total Duration for the Ceremony

11 Hours 52 Minutes

Aparahan Time during Raksha Bandhan 2022

01:48 PM to 04:22 PM

Aparahan Duration

2 Hours 34 Minutes

Rakhi Purnima starts

11th August 2022 at 10:38 AM

Rakhi Purnima ends

12th August 2022 at 07:05 AM


What Is The Best Raksha Bandhan Time?

Here is the full detail of the rakhi date and auspicious time (shubhmuhurat) when you should tie the rakhi. The best time to tie rakhi on your brother’s wrist is during Aparahan which is between 01:48 PM and 04:22 PM this year. If you cannot perform the rituals during this time, the next best Raksha Bandhan muhurat is during Pardosh. The only Rakhi time you have to avoid performing the rituals is Bhadra.

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When Is Raksha Bandhan Dates in 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026?

The Raksha Bandhan dates for 2023 and 2024 are mentioned herein below:





11th August



30th August



19th August



9th August



28th August



Is Raksha Bandhan 2022 On August 11th or 12th?

There has been some confusion among people regarding the Raksha Bandhan 2022 date. While some are saying it is on 11th August, some others say the celebration is on 12th August. Keeping in mind the above purnima tithi, it is recommended to celebrate Raksha Bandhan this year on 11th August 2022, which is a Thursday.

Why Raksha Bandhan Is Celebrated?

Raksha Bandhan 2022 is just around the corner, falling in the month of August when the sisters would lovingly tie a thread of protection around their brothers’ wrists. Let us take a sneak peek at the upcoming festivities of Rakhi 2022 and learn some facts and myths about the festival. 

On the day of Raksha Bandhan, sisters tie rakhi on the wrist of their brothers and pray for their health, well-being, and prosperity. In return, the brothers offer rakhi gifts for sisters and also vow to protect them from any kind of harm. Apart from siblings, the festival is also celebrated between cousins and even brothers and sisters who are not biologically related.

Which Are The Best Healthy Gift Ideas For Raksha Bandhan?

Choosing the right Raksha Bandhan gifts is not an easy task. However, if your brother or sister is health and calorie conscious, you can present them with healthy goodies including Toasted Millet Muesli, Gluten-free Oats, Raw Protein Milkshake, Crunchy Granola Bars, Gourmet Gift Box- Healthy Gourmet Snack Box, etc. They are going to love it compared to the high-calorie sweets, and in this way, you are also taking care of their health by gifting them these healthy food options.  You can in fact look for these online and get them in conveniently curated hampers. Along with the goodness of nature, the rakhi gift hampers will look attractive too.

Do Juice Packs And Oats Make Good Gift Ideas on Raksha Bandhan?

Since Raksha Bandhan is all about protecting your brother or sister from harm, you can start it by taking care of their health. One way to do that is by giving them some healthy food options. What can be better than oats and juice packs? These options are also a great idea for brothers and sisters who are trying to watch their weight.  You can opt for juices like Raw Pressery Valencia Orange. You can also choose gluten free rolled oats from Monsoon Harvest.

Which Online Sites Provide Rakhi Gift Hampers That Are Healthy?

Finding a genuinely healthy gift for Raksha Bandhan online can be a little challenging until you come across Monsoon Harvest. You can visit the website of Monsoon Harvest and find several healthy Rakhi gift hampers such as Festive Rakhi Gift Box- For The Health Conscious Brother, Festive Rakhi Gift Box - For The Brother Who Loves Mornings, Festive Rakhi Gift Box- For The Sister Who Loves Variety, etc. Let us discuss the items that are included in these Rakhi gift hampers.

Festive Rakhi Gift Box - For The Health Conscious Brother: The beautiful box contains various gluten-free products along with a handcrafted Chanderi rakhi from Gaatha handicrafts. The goodies include Strawberry Cereal, Toasted Millet Muesli- Roasted Cacao Bean & Raisin, Rolled Oats, Crunchy Granola Bars -Cranberry & Orange, Nuts & Seeds Bars -Dark Chocolate & Sea Salt, and a berry smoothie.

Festive Rakhi Gift Box - For The Brother Who Loves Mornings: Your brother is a morning person? This is a perfect gift for him. The hamper includes Rolled oats, Toasted Millet Muesli- Fig and Honey, Crunchy Granola Bars- Cranberry and Orange, and Protein Shake- Cold Coffee. It also contains a Chanderi rakhi from Gaatha handicrafts.

Festive Rakhi Gift Box- For The Sister Who Loves Variety: This is a dryfruit-inspired gift option and is perfect for the sister who loves variety. The hamper contains Nuts and Seeds Bars- Cranberry and Almond, Crunchy Granola Bars- Cranberry and Orange, Toasted Millet Muesli- Fig and Honey with Salted Pistachios, and mixed fruit juice. The box also includes a pair of earrings from Gaatha handicrafts. The earrings are handmade, and they will totally woo her.

Apart from these, there are many other options that you can find on Monsoon Harvest’s website. You can choose the ones that you think will be the best for your brother or sister. Here is wishing you a healthy and happy Rakhi.

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