By Bhawna Rawat, Updated : Aug 03, 2020 14:30 IST
Cricket fraternity celebrates auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan

The auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan is being celebrated all over the country. The sacred love & bond of siblings is showcased by tying the ‘Rakhi’. Where the sister ties the thread of Rakhi to her brother and in return gets a lot of gifts. The rakhi is tied to the brother symbolizes that the brother will always protect his sister no matter what. That’s what the name defines (Raksha- ka- Bandhan).  

In the time of Pandemic many of us are struck without our siblings. But the warmth & festive vibes can be seen all over the social media. Various celebrities from different fraternity showered their greetings on their social media handles.  

Cricket fraternity also celebrated this auspicious occasion with their sisters & brothers. They posted various pictures some funny some penned down emotional messages for their siblings.  

Sachin Tendulkar tweets that this time the festival is bit different due to ‘temporary distance’ but bond of love he shares with his sister is same.  

Shikhar Dhawan shared his pictures with his sisters, stated the bond of lifetime with his amazing sisters. 

Gautam Gambhir tweeted picture with his sister & gave his warm wishes to everyone on Raksha Bandhan. 

Whereas Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane posted pictures with their siblings on Instagram with long messages of greetings & warmth of the occasion.   

Due to Covid-19 Cricket is on halt. Fans on the social media wished them back & were pleased to see their favorite players with their sisters.  

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