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Raksha Bandhan 2018: From selfie pen to attending stand-up comedy, our guide to celebrating Raksha Bandhan


Raksha Bandhan

Admit it! Siblings are the important part of our lives. However, we annoy each other they will always be with us. With Raksha Bandhan around the corner, it is the best time to cherish the crazy moments spent with your siblings. We believe some relations grow strong and stay strong; a sibling relationship is one of those. And Raksha Bandhan certainly calls for a celebration. If you are in Mumbai and want to celebrate the special day with your sibling here is the complete guide.

The Rolling Pin – For Rakhi Thali
The Rolling Pin Raksha Bandhan
Celebrate the love-hate relationship with your sibling with The Rolling Pin’s ‘The Rakhi Thali’. The thali consisting of different and mouthwatering varieties to match everyone’s taste. You can choose from their Red Velvet Thali, DIY Rakhi Thali and Vegan Rakhi Thali. The Red Velvet Thali consists of Red Velvet cake glass, the DIY Thali consists of DIY Hot Chocolate jar, while the Vegan Thali has Vegan chocolate mousse. Each thali comes with a Rakhi.
When: August 26
Where: The Rolling Pin, 12, Janta Industrial Estate, Senapati Bapat Road, Opposite Phoenix, Lower, Parel

Mad Over Donuts – For Signature Box of Bites
Raksha Bandhan - Mad over Donuts
Mad Over Donuts has come up with ‘Signature Box of Bites’, a box of 18 bite-sized donuts that offers a variety of flavours. To avoid the festive rush, you can even pre-order the little box of surprise.
When: August 26
Where: All Mad Over Donuts Outlets across India
Cost: Signature box of bites- 499
Box of happiness- 799
Box of bites- 399

LivTek India – For selfie pen
Monteverde Selfie Pen_LivTek India Pvt Ltd
Gone are the days when you would have to have your arm stretched-out for all selfies; the Monteverde selfie pen synchronizes with your phone or tablet allowing you to remotely take pictures. For the siblings who love clicking pictures or being clicked, a selfie pen deems a perfect gift. If this doesn’t interest you, choose from a variety of other options like travel document holder, day planner, among others.

Melorra – For ‘her’ first diamond
Gingham Waltz Bracelet
What about gifting your beloved sister some trendy diamond jewellery? Not only will this be a unique gift for her but something that she will remember always. Melorra, a jewellery brand, has come up with a trendy diamond jewellery collection that is in tune with the latest runway fashion trends. The highlight of the collection is they are perfect for everyday wear. Get a discount of Rs 1,000 on a purchase of gold jewellery above Rs 15,000 and diamond jewellery above Rs 10,000.
Check their collection here.

Oye Stand Up Rakhi Friendzone Loser – For the cool siblings
Siblings are the ones the world you see you day-in and day-out. They know you better than you and also know some weird secrets that no one else has no idea about. No matter how much they irritate you they always stand by you when you actually need them. So this year, celebrate the special day with your sibling by attending a stand up that promises to be funny, wicked, mean and yet not offensive.
When: August 26 at 6 pm
Cat Café Studio, 63, Harminder Singh Rd, Aram Nagar Part 1, Aram Nagar, Versova, Andheri West
Rs 200 onwards (available on BookMyShow)