Raksha Bandhan is almost round the corner and preparations for it are already in full swing; what with selecting rakhis, scouting for gifts and shopping for new clothes. So, taking cue from offline shops, online stores, too, have launched their Rakhi special pages well in advance this year.
Here is what various e-commerce sites have on offer for you this Raksha Bandhan:
Like always, Amazon India has put together a very creative page for this special festival, too. The online store has managed to capture the essence of the special day in question, this time around as well. The page is worth a visit at least for the creativity, if not for the Rakhi special offers.Here, you will not only find rakhis, pooja thalis and Amazon gift cards for your siblings but also a spread of gifting options to choose from. Amazon India offers its customers some amazing deals and discounts on watches, jewellery, chocolates, photo frames, movies, music, mugs, cushion covers, women’s salons, premium handbags, clutches, gadgets like mobile phones, tablets, etc., various gift cards, clothes, fashion accessories and much more.
Although Flipkart hasn’t put much effort in to ‘designing’ its special page for the upcoming festival, they have still put up a dedicated Raksha Bandhan page in its Offers Zone section. Here you will find ‘Deals of the Day’ on various products which expire and change every 24 hours, ‘App Only Offers’ which as the name suggests can be availed on the Flipkart mobile app only and lastly the ‘Top Offers’, which feature minimum 30% off on shoes, 40% to 80% off on bags, belts and wallets, 30% to 70% off on women’s clothing, Rakhi sets starting at Rs 149 and more.
Ebay India is not hosting any special page on the occasion but has repackaged its various categories with Raksha Bandhan special copy. So, here you can browse for gifts for your sister according to her personality. For Ebay India brings you some great offers on trendy fashion apparels and accessories for your fashionista sister, amazing deals for the sister who is in to gaming and sports, and also for your baby sister, so you can pamper her withher favourite dolls and toys.
The place that has been our go-to shop for birthday gifts and Valentine gifts since ages, Archies is now wisely expanding its wings to include gifts for other special occasions as well. Archies Online has a variety of products segregated neatly in to different segments to make your Raksha Bandhan all the more special and hassle-free. Here, you will get Premium Rakhis, Rakhi sets, Rakhis for bhaiya and bhabhi, Rakhi hampers which include Rakhi with gifts, chocolates, dry fruits, sweets or cookies, kids hampers, bhaiya and bhabhi hampers. You will also find gifts for brother, sisters, kids and bhabhis and greeting cards under separate sections. Also, with Archies Online you can send Rakhi gifts to UK, USA, Australia, Germany, Philippines, UAE, Canada, China, Malaysia, Singapore, almost anywhere in the world to make your brother or sister feel special on this auspicious day.
Furthermore, you can also save some money on some of those gifts from Archies Online, as Paytm is offering flat 40% cashback on various Rakhi special gift hampers.
This deal-website-turned-online-store has also dedicated a pleasant page to Raksha Bandhan to make Rakhi shopping easier for its users. The Snapdeal Rakhi Store brings you ‘The Rakhi Checklist’ that includes Decorative Diyas, Rakhis, Gold Rakhis, and Pooja Thali. Then there are the Gifts for Sister,Gifts for Brother, Gifts for Tiny Tots and Gifts Collections. It is needless to say that you can grab all this at amazing discounts on Snapdeal. Some of the offers running on Snapdeal are extra 20% discount on home décor, up to 70% off on mobile covers, minimum 60% off on jewellery, flat 40% off on women’s clothes, flat 50% to 70% off on men’s clothes, flat 50% to 70% off on perfumes etc.
Craftsvilla is an online space where you can discover unique Indian products that are handmade, vintage, ethnic, organic and natural. So, it is little wonder that they have put up a page full of such unique Rakhis for Raksha Bandhan. The sheer variety of Rakhis on offer here is overwhelming and what’s more, some of them are even available on discounts as high as 40%.
So, as far as shopping for Raksha Bandhan goes, these online stores have you well covered this year.