Unique Rakhi Gifting Ideas to Delight Your Sibling

With Raksha Bandhan just around the corner, everyone is trying to find unique Rakhi gifts for their siblings. After all, there are too many choices and very little time. But fret not! We have compiled the ultimate unique rakhi gifting guide to help you find the best gift for your loving siblings. So, let’s explore all the unique Rakhi gift options for your sibling on this auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan.

Significance of Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan, also known as Rakhi, is a celebration of pure love and friendship between siblings. The literal translation of Raksha Bandhan is ‘safety’ and ‘bond’. The roots of this festival can be traced back to various legends and historical events in Indian history. The tradition of Rakhi dates back to ancient India and there are references to similar rituals in ancient texts like the Rigveda.

Rakhi celebrates the unconditional love and support provided by siblinghood. This is why people want to make their siblings feel special on this day. And a unique Rakhi gift is the easiest way to achieve that.

Unique Rakhi Gift Ideas for Sisters

If you are confused about what to gift your sister this Raksha Bandhan, you’ve come to the right place. We have compiled a list of unique rakhi gifts for sister to help you bring a huge smile to your sister’s face. 

Copper Bottle

A fancy copper bottle can be an excellent and unique rakhi gift for your sister. You can find copper bottles with stunning designs that are not only classy but also good for the environment. Moreover, drinking from a copper bottle is beneficial to your health. So, ditch the obvious gifting options like chocolates and jewellery and opt for a copper bottle this Raksha Bandhan.

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Perfume Gift Set

Is your sister a fan of using different fragrances and always wants to smell like a million bucks? Then a perfume gift set is right up her alley! From floral to citrus scents, you can find a whole range of gorgeous fragrances online that your sister will love.

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Eco-Friendly Stationery Set

If your sister loves collecting cute stationary pieces, we have a unique rakhi gift idea for you. Gift her eco-friendly stationery set with pens and pencils that consist of seeds. Moreover, these stationary items are made of biodegradable materials and can be used to plant trees and help the environment.

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Tea and Coffee Hampers

Whether your sister is a tea or coffee person, you can find a premium tea or coffee gift set online that she will love. From herbal teas to premium roast coffee, Amala Earth has a wide range of options that are perfect if you are looking for unique rakhi gift ideas.

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Skin Care Gift Set

Lastly, your sister will love you if you gift her something to take care of her gorgeous skin. It can be hard to take care of your skin amidst a hectic schedule. Thus, a skincare gift set is a thoughtful and unique rakhi gift that your sister will love to the core. 

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Unique Rakhi Gift Ideas for Brothers

While brothers are known for showering their love on sisters with Rakhi gifts, why should sisters stay behind? Take this opportunity to showcase your love and appreciation for your lovely brother by giving him a unique Rakhi gift. 

Grooming Set

Gift your brother a high-quality grooming set with essentials like a razor, shaving cream, aftershave, and a stylish toiletry bag. It's a practical and thoughtful present that will help him look his best.

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Looking for a unique rakhi gift that will help your brother look trendy and stylish? A cool pair of sunglasses can make a fashionable and functional gift. Pick a style that suits his taste and complements his face shape. Check out the sunglasses collection at Amala Earth below.

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Premium Coffee Gift Box

If your brother loves coffee then make his day better by gifting him a premium coffee hamper. This simple yet unique Rakhi gift will be loved by most and you can find a ton of options online from filter coffee to a dark roast. So, pick the caffeine boost that your brother will love and showcase your love for him this Raksha Bandhan.

Chocolate Hampers

Indulge your brother's sweet tooth with a luxurious chocolate gift hamper. You can choose from a variety of options, including dark chocolates, date chocolates, assorted truffles, or a personalized chocolate box with a heartfelt message.

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Types of Rakhis You Can Tie this Raksha Bandhan

As the festival of Rakhi approaches, the search for the perfect Rakhi intensifies. While vibrant and creative Rakhis are in high demand, people rarely care about the environmental impact of these sacred threads. 

Hence, it's imperative that we make a conscious choice to opt for eco-friendly Rakhis. These unique rakhis, crafted from biodegradable and entirely natural materials, not only symbolize the sacred bond but also protect our precious environment. At Amala Earth, you can find unique rakhi gifts for sisters, brothers, and much more.

Bookmark Rakhi – Bookmark Rakhis are shaped like a bookmark in fun designs. As reusable gifts, these rakhis are a great option for younger siblings who can put them to use after the festival, while reading and studying.

Jute and Cotton Rakhi – These handmade Rakhis are made with jute, seed paper, cotton, wooden beads and other natural products. These Rakhis are compostable, low waste and an ideal way to celebrate traditions ecologically.

Rakhis made with cotton and beads – Comfortable on the wrist and made from soft cotton fabric, these are perfect for older siblings. These can also be reused as curtain ties, table napkin ties, letter/scroll ties, gift ties, etc.

Clay Rakhi with seeds – Another unique Rakhi available at Amala Earth is the clay rakhi that contains flower seeds such as marigold, etc. Hence, these rakhis are not only pretty to look at but can also be planted later on.

Crochet Rakhis – Crochet Rakhis are vibrant and recyclable Rakhis handcrafted by the women artisans of Gaya. Each uniquely designed Rakhi set contains chocolate, rice (akshat) and kumkum packed in a keepsake crochet pouch. These can also be recycled as a choker necklace or curtain tie, added to the bag as a lucky charm, and made into a brooch with a pin. There are many creative ways to use this beautiful keepsake.

Plantable seed paper Rakhi – These Rakhis have seeds of basil and sunflower, among others, embedded in them. Reusable after the festival to grow a plant, this Rakhi serves as a symbol of the growing and everlasting love between siblings.

Gardening kit combo with Rakhi – Many of the Rakhis available at Amala Earth come with a gardening kit containing coco coins, a biodegradable pot, organic micronutrients, roli chawal and a marker stick. These special and unique Rakhis serve as more than just tokens of affection as they also ignite a passion for gardening in individuals of all ages.

Bhaiya Bhabhi Rakhi sets – These Bhaiya Bhabhi Rakhi sets are a chance to strengthen the bond with your sister-in-law. These sets are available in the plantable seed Rakhis range.

100% natural cookies gift hampers – These cookies are made with 100% natural ingredients and include no preservatives. Packaged in glass jars, the available cookie flavours include honey-almond, honey oats date, whole wheat, jaggery, coconut crunch, salted whole wheat, salted sugarless, wheat bran, multi-grain, honey oats, almond butter and multigrain cookies.

Where Can You Buy Eco-friendly Rakhis?

This year, make the choice of gifting eco-friendly rakhis and unique rakhi gifts to your loved ones with Amala Earth. From handmade Rakhi threads to handmade greeting cards, we offer a whole range of products that will not only bring a smile to your sibling’s face but also help you take a step in favour of the environment.

We create rakhis which are made from naturally-dyed, hand-spun organic cotton, with seeds embedded in it. So, on the special occasion of Raksha Bandhan, celebrate the sibling bond by combining tradition with sustainability with Amala Earth. Check out the unique Rakhi gifts and Rakhis offered by Amala Earth.

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FAQs on Unique Rakhi Gifts

What can I give my brother on rakhi?

You can choose from a wide variety of unique rakhi gifts for your brother such as a grooming set, sunglasses, luxurious chocolate hampers and premium coffee hampers. What’s more, you can also gift him a signature fragrance that he will love to wear every day.

What to buy for your sister on Rakhi?

Sisters love any gift that has some thought behind it. So, choose from a range of thoughtful and unique rakhi gifts, such as a skincare gift set, a premium tea collection, a beautiful copper bottle and more.

Where can I find sustainable Rakhi options online?

Amala Earth offers an array of extraordinary Rakhi gift choices and the cherry on top – they're all crafted from eco-friendly materials. 

What are some unique types of Rakhis available online?

There is a plethora of options available in rakhis online. You can opt for eco-friendly and handmade rakhis that are made from sustainable materials and even choose a seed rakhi or a bookmark rakhi that are unique and special in their own way.

What is the significance of eco-friendly rakhis?

As the name suggests, an eco-friendly rakhi is made of materials that do not harm the environment and leave no carbon footprint. By opting for these rakhis, you can support the eco-friendly and earth-friendly movement and vouch for a green future.