Tag: Rakhi.

Village in India to send over 1000 rakhis to Donald Trump

Village in India to send over 1000 rakhis to Donald Trump

The women and children of this remote village symbolically named by an NGO after US President Donald Trump will send him 1,001 rakhis on the Hindu festival that celebrates the brother-sister bond. The residents of Marora village in the backwards Mewat region represents the “wish of the people that ties[Read More…]

Activists create eco-friendly rakhis from desi cotton seeds

Activists create eco-friendly rakhis from desi cotton seeds

A group of young artists is engaged in making a unique kind of Rakhi for the upcoming festival of Raksha Bandhan. They are turning desi cotton seeds from the villages of Chhindwara district of Madhya Pradesh and nearby Maharashtra into ‘eco-friendly’ rakhis. The group of local artists/musicians from village Paradsinga[Read More…]





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