On the second day of Diwali bhai dooj is celebrated, this celebration is similar to Raksha Bandhan. Bhai Dooj is celebrated between brother and sister. this day brother visits to his sister, and sister prays for wellbeing and good health of her brother.
When is Bhai Dooj?
Bhai Dooj is on: Monday, 16 November 2020.
Why Bhai Dooj is celebrated?
What are the story associated with Bhai Dooj is when Lord Krishna defeated the demon king Narakasura he visited his sister Subhadra, that was the second day after Diwali give a warm welcome to Lord Krishna and put Tilak on his head give him sweet and from that day Bhai Dooj is being celebrated.
Another story associated with Bhai Dooj is God of death Yama visited sister Yamuna she welcomes her with tikka funny and welcomed him, on that day Yamaha has declared on second day of Diwali who will receive Aarti Antilla from sister should never be afraid of death.
Bhai Dooj is also become a reason for small family reunion as brother visit to a sister. sister prepare a festival meal to her brother.