: 9th July 2009
Semi-precious rakhi is the symbol of Royalty and elegance. Rakhi designed
with semi-precious stones and metals is the depiction of mesmerizing beauty
and ethnicity. Tying a precious rakhi on the wrist of brothers by sisters
implies that she is binding royalty and happiness to him.
Since ages, a conscious effort is been given to make the traditional rakhi
all the more attractive and appealing. Now-a-days, semi-precious rakhi have
become one of the most memorable gift to anyone. These come with a spirit of
infinite love and care perfectly blended with beads, strings, etc that will
contribute to the brother-sister relationship. Scroll down for the different
variety of precious and semi-precious rakhi available in the market.
Precious Chain Rakhi
- Generally, a rakhi is tied with the
help of a thread on the brother's wrist. However, now people have
increasingly started using chains for this purpose. The chain can be of
different metals like brass, silver, gold, etc. This rakhi is a rare work of
beauty when used with precious and semi-precious stones.
Silver Plated Rakhi
- In order to improve the design, a
Silver-plated rakhi has semiprecious and precious stones studded in the
plates. There are silver chains at two ends of this Rakhi to make it more
attractive and mesmerizing.
Floral Design Rakhi
- A beautiful rakhi with different
patterns of floral designs will attract everyone's attention. An intricately
designed Rakhi with elaborate floral arrangements is a visual delight. The
essence of flowers brings in a sense of purity in this beautiful form of
- As the name implies, Navratna Rakhi
comprises of nine stones which are held in high esteem from the ancient
times. Emerald, Pearl, Coral, Ruby, Cats Eye, Yellow Sapphire, Diamond,
Hessonite and Gomed Blue Sapphire are the important stones falling in this
category. A Rakhi studded with these stones have a different connotation
because it conveys a message that the brother is more precious to the sister
than the nine stones.
- Rakhi made with pearl - a white coloured gem
stone representing subtle moods like beauty, art and peace. It is a precious
rakhi which lights up the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan Pearl rakhi
also have medicinal value associated because pearl helps in keeping the mind
cool. The Pearl is positioned on the central part of the Rakhi. At times
Pearls are also added on the string of the Rakhi to make it appealing.
- Kundan Rakhi is quite lively and incorporate
many geometric patterns and floral designs. These rakhis are very colorful.
Kundan is main used to develop bridal jewelery since ages. It has a semi
transparent and translucent body which helps it to glitter amidst other
precious stones. Kundan Rakhis are less expensive than other precious rakhis
but it is quite popular.
- Gold Rakhi is in trend since ages. Any simple
rakhi can be made more attractive by a touch of golden beauty. One can find
many varieties of gold rakhi to lure brothers ranging from gold coinage
rakhi, rakhi with gold bracelet and rakhi with gold chain. These rakhi are
designed as per the latest trend and is wearable even after the festival.
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