"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. "
- Dalai Lama
Raksha Bandhan, as the name of the festival says Raksha means protection and Bandhan means bond. It’s a festival that celebrates the beautiful bond of a brother and sister. This Hindu festival is celebrated on the full moon day of Hindu calender’s month Shravan which falls somewhere in the month of August. On this day, a sister ties rakhi on his brother’s wrist and prays for his health and prosperity.
Raksha Bandhan has a historical account associated with it. It is said that Rani Karnavati of Chittor, the widowed queen of King of Chittor had sent a rakhi to Emperor Humayun and asked him for protection when Kingdom Chittor was attacked by Sultan Bahadur Shah. Emperor Humayun was moved by this gesture and immediately sent troops to help Chittor. There are also many mythological accounts of the origin of this festival.
Celebrating every occasion with cakes is the new trend. So, follow the trend this Rakhi and explore some of the best cakes that you have never tried before. Below is a list of cakes that you can order this Raksha Bandhan.
Rakhi Design Cake
A rakhi design cake is the best thing you can send on Raksha Bandhan to your brother or sister. Different rakhi designs, rakhi photos on your cake looks both appealing and tempting. It adds a special touch to your cake and you will remember it forever.
Move over regular plain-looking cakes. If you truly want to surprise your beloved sibling then a photo cake is the perfect way to celebrate this wonderful occasion. These cakes are currently all the rage and are here to stay. You can just select your favourite photo or even multiple photos if you want a collage. Choose your favourite cake and voila! What you get is a cherished memory on a cake.
Everyone loves superheroes and when you have a superhero cake, it’s the best. If your brother or sister is a superhero fan, you must buy this cake. A spider man or a wonder woman on your cake takes it to some other level. A super fun, exciting and tempting cake awaits you this rakhi.
Cartoons on a cake will never go out of style. Kids absolutely adore them so you can take their love for cartoons to another level by indulging them with their favourite cartoon cake. This can be a perfect way to surprise your younger sibling. There is a wide variety of such cakes available in bakeries, both offline and online.
If you are someone who doesn’t want to experiment with cakes, then a chocolate cake is the best solution. Chocolate cake is mostly liked by all and is a go-to cake for every occasion. It is relatively reasonable and convenient than other fancy cakes.