The festival Raksha Bandhan, also known as Rakhi Day, will be celebrated on 13th August in 2011 in New Zealand.
Raksha Bandhan is generally celebrated over a period of 1 days and according to the calendar, this year 2011 Raksha Bandhan will start from the 13th August, 2011 and go on till 13th August, 2011. Countries like South Africa, United Arab Emirates, United States, India and Malaysia also celebrate Raksha Bandhan with a lot of enthusiasm and in New Zealand it is also referred to as Rakhi Day. Raksha Bandhan is one of the most popular festivals in India at times is also called Rakhi.
Some countries use names like Rakhi and Raksha Bandhan to refer to Rakhi Day.
Raksha Bandhan dates 2011 around the world: