Raksha Bandhan celebration is largely a festival for siblings. No doubt, it is enjoyed by families also, but mainly brothers and sisters share the center stage. On this day, sisters tie a band of talisman i.e. Rakhi on the wrist of their brothers. They put a red vermilion accompanied with chawal. Then, they perform ‘puja’ and ‘arti’ praying for their good health, prosperity and success. In return, brothers pledge to look after her always. They also share Rakhi gifts with each other. Not only the general masses, but famous brothers and sisters from Bollywood too enjoy the festivity of Raksha Bandhan. So, check out this unique compilation of some of the most famous Brothers and Sisters in India!
- Esha Deol and Deol Brothers: The Deol sister and brothers have made a successful career in Indian film fraternity. Esha Deol is a glamorous and promising actress. While both Sunny and Bobby Deol are well liked actors. Their father Dharmendra, the ‘He-Man’ of Bollywood is also a loving and respected actor.
- Ekta and Tushaar Kapoor: A very well known pair of brother and sister. They were born to Jitendra (Ravi Kapoor), a popular actor of his time. This sister-brother duo in Indian entertainment industry is known for their work in the Bollywood. Ekta gives some of the most successful soaps to Indian television Tushaar is a talented actor in Bollywood.
- Hridaynath Mangeshkar and Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle: A brother and two sisters were born to Pandit Dinanath Mangeshkar. The three of them are successful in Indian music industry. Hridaynath Mangeshkar is a reputed music director, whereas the sisters are popular singers. Indeed, Lata Mangeshkar is known as the ‘Melody Queen of Bollywood.
- Amisha and Ashmit Patel:Amisha Patel is a popular Indian actress who has many hit movies to he credit. Her handsome brother Ashmit has recently made a foray in Bollywood. They were born to Amit Patel and Asha Patel.
- Shaan and Sagarika Mukherji: This brother-sister duo is a talented team of singers. They made a striking entry in music field with their joint album. While Shaan continues to sing and host music shows, Sagarika is happily settled with her family.
- Sanjay and Priya Dutt: Sanjay Dutt is a famous Bollywood star whereas Priya is an honorable politician. The siblings have a fortunate parentage. Their mother Nargis Dutt was one of the brilliant actresses of Indian Bollywood cinema and their father Sunil Dutt was also a successful actor who later turned into a politician of repute
- Ritu Nanda and Threesome—Randhir, Rishi and Rajiv Kapoor: They belong to the famous Kapoor family of Bollywood. They were born to Raj Kapoor. Ritu Nanda is the numero uno agent in the field of Life Insurance. Whereas, the three brothers—Randhir, Rishi and Rajiv Kapoor were popular actors of their time.