bhai dooj 2018
First of All Happy Bhai Dooj 2018
(Friday, 9 November 2018)
About Bhai Dooj in English
A tradition is follow on Brother Dosage where coconut is also worshiped and sister presented to the brother.
Then the sister goes ahead to apply the tilak on her brother’s forehead and feed her handmade delicious sweet.
He also blesses his brother for a long and satisfying life.
As mentioned earlier, gifts are exchange between the brothers and sisters.
In some parts of India, women who have no worship of a brother are the Lord Moon.
As a tradition, they apply Mahendi (henna) on their hands as a tradition. At various places, Bhai Dooj festival celebrated in various ways.
In Haryana, brother photo celebrated with high energy and enthusiasm.
Bhai Dooj celebrated by the brothers by the invitations of the brothers, especially for the great food, which includes their most dishes.
The ceremony is about brother’s responsibility to protect his sister with the blessings of sister.
Happy Bhai Dooj 2018-
This is a very celebrated festival where sisters make sure to arrange their aarti and apply a red ticker on their foreheads also.
On the occasion of Brother Dosage, the hinge ceremony shows sister’s prayers for the long brother and the rich accumulation of his brother.
In return, the brother gives gifts which may also be in the form of monetary terms.
During the ceremony, many rituals organized, including a grand feast for the brothers.
On this special day, the brothers go to their sister’s house and the ceremony starts with Aarti.
Another this festival is similar to the festival of Raksha Bandhan.
The festival of Bhai Dooj gives the family members and relatives an opportunity to meet each other
and spend some good time till their heart’s content
Bhai Dooj History-
The legend is that according to Hindu mythology,
after defeating the evil monster Narkasur, Lord Krishna paid a visit to his sister Subhadra who warmly welcomed him with sweets and flowers.
He made tilak with affection on Krishna’s forehead. It believed by some that it is the origin of the festival.
However, the legend is that on this special day, Yama, the god of death visited his sister, Yami.
while she put a tilak on his brother Yama’s forehead, planted a garland and fed him special dishes that he cooked himself.
Since they were meeting with each other long, so they dined together and talked to each other about their heart’s content.
He also shared gifts with each other and Yami made gifts with his hands.
Yama then announced that anyone who receives Tilak from this sister from her sister will enjoy long life and prosperity.
Bhai dooj or Yum Ditia-
Based on this, Brother Dodge is also known as Yum Ditia.
Bhai Dooj or Bhaiya Dooj is a Hindu festival which is celebrate by all women for the long life of their brothers by praying and in return gifts are receive.
The festival is celebrate on the last day of Diwali festival of 5 days
which is the second day of the bright month fortnight or Shukla party in Kartik in the Hindu month.