To have a special occasion like Raksha Bandhan meant only for siblings is just wonderful. According to the ritual, a sister ties a rakhi on her brother’s wrist and prays for his long life. The brother reciprocates the love by promising to protect his sister till the last breath. One of the most important elements of Raksha Bandhan is sweets because sweets are not only auspicious but also delicious at the same time. So this Raksha Bandhan, pamper your sibling a little more by preparing some delicious sweets at home. Here is a list of sweets that you should definitely have on your rakhi thali for your beloved brother:
- Kaju Katli:
This Diamond shaped sweet is a must have during festivals and probably a hit with your brother too. Made with Cashews, ghee, and sugar, this delicacy is to pamper your brother by making him healthier. Nowadays, Kaju katlis also come in hard-to-resist exotic flavors like chocolate, strawberry, mango etc. So, this Raksha Bandhan, make your brother happy with a box of Kaju Katli.
- Chocolate Barfi:
A melt-in-mouth traditional Indian dessert with a delicious twist that your chocoholic brother will be unable to resist! Although these chocolate barfis are available in the market but making them at home is super easy and is a lot tastier. This chocolate barfi is a perfect delicacy to sweeten up the bond you share with your brother.
- Milk Cakes:
Celebrate your festive day with this traditional Indian delicacy also known as Kalakand. This recipe works well during festivals like Raksha Bandhan and is too yummy to drop an unforgettable taste in the mouth. In case, your brother has relocated to another city for higher studies, then send rakhi with this delicious sweets online and make him feel special.
Surprise your little sister by gifting yummy cute cupcakes on Raksha Bandhan. Celebrating the sibling bond with flavorful and delicious cupcakes will surely add much sweetness to your Rakhi ceremony. So, this Raksha Bandhan, get a box of delicious cupcakes wrapped with love to amaze you bring a broad smile on your sibling’s face.
- Coconut Ladoo:
No festival or Pooja is complete without a delicious type of ladoo. This Raksha Bandhan, decorate your rakhi thali with tempting coconut laddoos. Coconut ladoos are also the easiest dessert to make at home. Cooked with khoya and condensed milk and stuffed with dry fruits will definitely leave your brother to want more.
- Gulab Jamun:
This traditional Indian delicacy is one of the savories that every dessert lover has a crush at the first sight. Soft and mushy, golden brown deep fried round shaped balls dipped in sugar syrup with melt-in-mouth texture is way too delicious. This Raksha Bandhan, celebrate the sibling bond with Gulab jamuns that tenderly melt in the mouth and make celebrations pleasant.
- Moong Dal Halwa:
On the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan, your purpose should be to make your sibling happy and healthy. Your brother may not be a fan of moong dal but he just won’t be able to resist the mouthwatering moong dal halwa. Make your brother feel special by treating him with a warm plate of delicious moong dal ka halwa.
So, these are some of the ‘All-time favorite’ sweet delicacies to complete your Raksha Bandhan celebrations and strengthen the bond with your lovely siblings.