Siblings are for sharing laughter and wiping tears. The bond between a brother and a sister is one beyond words. A relationship where time fails to fade the childishness away and a bond greater than that of blood prevails. However, in India, the relationship becomes even more important as there is a festival called "Raksha Bandhan" dedicated to the sibling love.
The festival of Raksha Bandhan is known to have originated centuries ago and there are several stories related to the celebration of this special festival in the hindu mythology. Some major accounts are described below: