Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India]: The Jawans of Indian Military’s Durga Battalion on Thursday celebrated Bhai Dooj with women at Line of Control (LoC) in Gulpur sector in Poonch area of Jammu as well as Kashmir.
Women applied ‘tika’ on the temple of the military workers as well as performed various other rituals.
“Our Squadron is published below at Loc and today is the celebration of Bhai Dooj. Our siblings are at residence and we can not meet them yet below the sisters of Poonch celebrated the festival with us,” claimed a Military officer.
One more Military Police officer published below at LoC claimed that the sis of Poonch has actually involved celebrate Bhai Dooj with them to make sure that they don’t miss their very own sis.
“We wish to commemorate this celebration like each year and wish that our nation continues to commemorate flexibility in this way and also we can offer a proper reply to the opponent,” he added.
A female who came to commemorate Bhai Dooj with Indian Military workers claimed that wished for the long and also healthy and balanced lives of the jawans.
“All the females of Poonch are here to celebrate Bhai Dooj with Indian Military soldiers. We celebrate Bhai Dooj at our residence yearly but we are here to use tilak to the jawans who take pride in India. We wish them a lengthy as well as healthy and balanced life,” she included.
Bhai Dooj is a festival symbolizing the love of brother-sister, which typically marks the bond in between the brother or sisters. On today, sis pray for their bros to have long and also delighted lives by using ‘Tika’ on the latter’s temple. Both siblings and also sis exchange gifts and also sweets on event.
This year the celebration is commemorated for 2 days. In some parts of the country the Bhai Dooj was held the other day as well as in some parts is likewise being celebrated today.
Bhai Dooj is likewise known as Bhau Beej as well as Bhathru Dwithiya.
As per Hindu traditions, it is believed that Goddess Yamuna fed her brother Yamraj on Kartik Dwitiya at her own residence. Ever since this particular day is additionally called Yama Dwitiya.
On the second lunar day of Shukla Paksha in the Vikram Samvat Hindu calendar or of Shalivahan Shaka calendar month of Kartika, individuals commemorate Bhai Dooj, Bhaubeej, Bhai Tika, or Bhai Phonta.
Sis use tilak to their brother’s foreheads and comply with various other rituals such as fasting as well as puja on now to desire them a long as well as thriving life. In return, bros offer their sisters a present and also assurance to safeguard them always.
Raksha Bandhan and also Bhai Dooj are quite similar up to a level, nonetheless, on Bhai Dooj, sisters do not tie a string or Rakhi on the wrists of their brothers like they do on Raksha Bandhan.
Numerous ancient Hindu bibles have mentioned Bhai Dooj as a party of bond as well as eternal love in between brothers and also siblings. There are several tales connected with the origin of the event and also the most popular are those of Lord Krishna and also Yamraj.