Raksha Bandhan is a festival of sibling bonds where a knot of protection is tied. On this auspicious day, a sister ties a rakhi on her brother’s wrists as a symbol of affection and protection and the brothers commit to safeguarding and protecting their sisters. Raksha Bandhan is an eve where sibling bond is cherished and gifts also play a vital role in it. Traditionally Raksha Bandhan is celebrated as a brother-sister relationship but with modern and evolving times sister-sister bond is also celebrated. Siblings exchange gifts after making the significant promise of protecting each other.

The gifts on Raksha Bandhan signify care and love. The standard gifts that the siblings usually receive are sweets, money and clothing. However, there is no specific rule on what to gift. So make sure you choose a meaningful gift and showcase your care for them. Your gift should be well thought out so that your sibling appreciates and uses it. Looking for some unique gifting ideas? We have listed the best thoughtful gifts that you can give to your sibling :

Wellness kit :

Wellness kit as the name suggests is meant for the well-being of an individual. Wellness kits aim to improve your health and give you a healthy lifestyle. If your sibling is health conscious do consider giving them a wellness kit. We are listed a few items you might want to include in your kit or gift individually :
1. Bottle
2. Protein snack bar
3. Dry fruits
4. Healthy snacks
5. Yoga/workout mat
6. Supplements/ Multivitamins
7. Organic herbal tea or organic coffee

Personal care kit:

Personal care kits usually have items that are for hygiene, grooming or beautification. Personal care kits not only help your physical body but also help your mental health. If your sibling loves caring for skin and body, we are sure that gifts from the list below would be loved :
1. Body scrub and lip scrub
2. Essential oils
3. Bath salts
4. Scented candles
5. Body Butters
6. Self-care planners
7. Supplements for healthy skin and hair

Grooming Kit:

Grooming kits help with hygiene and health. Men are considered shabby when compared to women, but that’s not true. A lot of men love grooming their beards and are very conscious about hygiene. If your sibling loves grooming his beard here is a list you would like to check on
1. Trimmer
2. Body lotion
3. Shaving cream/ foam
4. After shave lotion
5. Bath Bombs
6. Intimate care cream
7. Face wash

Sporty Gifts:

Sporty gifts would definitely encourage a lot of physical exercises. If your sibling loves any particular sports you can gift equipment related to that sport.Below is the list of items you can gift to your sporty sibling :
1. Sports shoes
2. Sports bag/ Gym bag
3. Water Bottle
4. Sportswear
5. Particular sports equipment like ball, racket or bat
6. Sports gear
7. Cycle

Indoor Potted Plants:

Indoor potted plants are not only beautiful home decor items but are also believed to spread positive vibes around and help with mental health.Sometimes having greenery around makes an individual at ease. So if your siblings love nature and plants below is the list of plants that can be gifted. And each plant has its own unique medical and natural benefits :
1. Rosemary
2. Lucky bamboo
3. English ivy
4. Peace lily
5. Lavender
6. Lemon grass
7. Snake plant


Technology is everything in this era. And we should agree a lot of these tech gadgets motivate us to a healthier lifestyle. There are a few other gadgets like cameras that help us capture and store our happy moments. If your sibling is tech-savvy, here is a list of gadgets you could like for Raksha Bandhan gifts to brother or sister  gifting :
1. Air fryer
2. Fitbit
3. Personalized clock
4. Headphones
5. Polaroid/ Digital Camera
6. Air purifier

We hope this list helps you find a perfect gift for your sibling. This Raksha Bandhan prepare a meaningful gift for your sibling and do not forget to add a little note, telling how much you love them. We wish you a great and memorable Raksha Bandhan