Raksha Bandhan 2022: Every year the festival of Rakshabandhan is celebrated on the full moon day of Shukla Paksha in the month of Sawan. On this day sister ties Rakhi on her brother’s wrist and wishes for his health and happy life. At the same time, the brother gives a gift to his sister and promises to protect her. According to the Hindu calendar, this year the festival of Rakshabandhan will start from the evening of Thursday 11 August 2022 and will continue till the morning of Friday 12 August 2022.
Importance of three knot
According to religious beliefs, some things have to be taken care of on Raksha Bandhan, such as the auspicious time to tie Rakhi. Let us know what is the meaning of putting three knots. On this auspicious Rakshabandhan, when sister ties Rakhi on her brother’s wrist, then three knots are tied on the thread of protection. According to belief, it is considered auspicious to tie three knots while tying Rakhi because three knots are related to the trinity Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh.
It is said that the first knot of Rakhi is tied for the long life of the brother, the second knot for the long life of oneself, the third knot is tied to bring sweetness and protect the brother-sister relationship. In such a situation, it is auspicious to tie three knots while tying Rakhi.
The auspicious time and auspicious time of Rakhi is that the full moon is starting from 09:35 am on Thursday, August 11, 2022, but is full of Bhadra. According to the principle of astrology ‘Shubhkaram Puchham and Vasare Shubhkari Ratrau’, after 05:40 in the evening on Thursday, auspicious yoga will be formed.