Celebrated as Bhai Dooj, or Bhau Beej, the event honours the unwavering love and enduring relationship between siblings. Sisters do aarti on this day, putting tika on their brothers’ foreheads as a sign of their prayers. Brothers promise to protect their sisters in return.
A beloved Hindu holiday that celebrates the relationship between brothers and sisters, Bhai Dooj, is very important in the UK.
When Is Bhai Dooj 2023 In The UK?
In the UK, Bhai Dooj is observed on November 14, 2023. The event, which usually takes place in the afternoon and involves a number of ceremonies and prayers, represents the strengthening of the sibling bond.
2023 Bhai Dooj Date And Tika Time In The United Kingdom
The holiday is eagerly celebrated throughout the UK. Temples hold special ceremonies when families get together to celebrate and pass on traditions to the next generation. This strengthens the link between family members.
|City||Bhai Dooj Aparahna Time||Dwitiya Tithi Begins||Dwitiya Tithi Ends|
|London||12:38 PM to 02:26 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Birmingham||12:45 PM to 02:31 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Reading||12:42 PM to 02:29 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Manchester||12:45 PM to 02:30 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Leicester||12:35 PM to 02:31 PM||04:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||03:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Leeds||12:42 PM to 02:26 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Glasgow||12:51 PM to 02:32 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
|Preston||12:47 PM to 02:31 PM||09:06 AM on Nov 14, 2023||08:17 AM on Nov 15, 2023|
What Are The Rituals and Traditions For 2023 Bhai Dooj In The UK?
Sisters get up early to prepare a customary meal consisting of rice, sweets, vermilion, and other stuff. Sisters give sweets to their brothers after the aarti and get blessings in exchange.
Families get together to celebrate the relationship between siblings and share meals. In the UK, Bhai Dooj is a significant holiday that embodies the love and togetherness of siblings.
Note: Dates/timings may be subject to change; details mentioned here are as per the information available.
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