“Raksha bandhan” -On this day, sisters of all ages tie a talisman, or amulet, called the rakhi, around the wrists of their brothers and receiving a gift from them in return, and traditionally investing the brothers with a share of the responsibility of their potential care. It is believed that when a woman ties a rakhi around the hand of a man it becomes obligatory for him to honour his religious duty and protect her. Traditional stories state that rakhis are blessed with sacred verses and are encompassed by them.
There are many pairs of Rakhi siblings in Bollywood, who are far more than the real brothers and sisters. This is the reason why they do not forget to meet their Rakhi brothers and sisters on Raksha Bandhan. In this package, we are telling about the pair of Bollywood siblings who do not forget to tie Rakhi or get tied on Rakshabandhan while not being a real brother and sister.
Aishwarya Rai & Sonu Sood
Sonu Sood played Aishwarya’s brother in Ashutosh Gowariker’s ‘Jodha Akbar’ and since then the actress has been tying Rakhi to him. According to Sonu, I have always had respect for Aishwarya. Relationships in bollywood are really fickle but i am glad that my relation with aishwarya is still intact.
Shweta Rohira & Salman khan
Apart from Arpita and Alvira, there is another sister in Salman’s life, about which few people know. ‘Sanam Re’ Fame Actor Pulkit Samrat’s X-Wife Shweta Rohira ties Rakhi to salman every year. Shweta is a Sindhi girl from Mumbai and has been influenced by Salman since childhood. One day, she reached Salman’s house and told her mother that she want to tie Sallu a rakhi, Salman immediately said yes and since then he has been continuously getting tied Rakhi from Shweta. Salman treats Shweta as her real sister, not only he participated in her marriage but also did kanyadaan.
Deepika Padukone & Jalal
Deepika Padukone has no real brother. Deepika ties Rakhi to her bodyguard Jalal. Last year also she tied Rakhi to Jalal. Deepika also shared the video on social media. She said that Jalal lives with him all the time and protects him by acting as her brother.
Bipasha Basu & Rocky S
Bipasha Basu & Rocky S are also Rakhi siblings of Bollywood Bipasha Basu considers designer Rocky S. to be her Rakhi brother and tie Rakhi every year. Last year, he also gave Rakhi to Rocky S and Soham Shah. Bipasha shared their photo on Instagram.
Gauri Khan & sajid Khan
Gauri’s husband Shahrukh Khan and Sajid’s sister Farah Khan are close friends. In such a situation, Gauri Khan considers Sajid to be his brother and ties rakhi to him. Sajid himself had revealed in an interview that Gauri ties me Rakhi and we are like a family.