Lumba for Bhabhi
In several parts of India, especially Rajasthan, sisters tie Lumba
Rakhi on the wrist of their brother's wife or bhabhi.
This special tradition of nanad
tying Lumba Rakhi on her sister-in-laws wrist is said to sweeten the
bond of love between nanad and bhabhi. The custom has been adopted by
many women across the length and breath of the country.
Types of Lumba Rakhis
Rakhi for Bhabhis is tied on Bhabhi's wrist by her nand. Lumba Rakhi
for Bhabhi come in the shape of pretty hang-ons, which can later be tied
on the wall as a decorative piece. Looking at the popularity of Lumba
Rakhi designers are experimenting with the shape and style of Rakhi.
Some trendy Lumba Rakhi styles include panchaglee for
women, which consists of a baju band, small rakhi, big rakhi, ring and a
bangle. Hathphool Lumba Rakhi is yet another trendy
style of Lumba Rakhi which beautifully adorn the back of the palm. These
have a small loop in which the middle finger is inserted. The band at
the end of the Lumba is tied on the wrist of the bhabhi.