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Bhubaneswar: Rakhi fervour is catching up in metropolis markets with ladies thronging the varied makeshift stalls in addition to greater outlets. It’s brisk enterprise for shopkeepers who depend on this a part of the yr to make some further moolah.
Outlets have been arrange in Kalpana Sq., Ekamra Haat, Raj Mahal, CRP Sq., Chandrasekharpur, VSS Nagar and many others within the Odisha capital.
Various kinds of rakhis with embroidery work, sandalwood rakhis, stone and wooden embellished rakhis are additionally accessible available in the market. Specifically designed Rakhis for youngsters and adults are additionally accessible.
Rakhis For Ladies
Lumba rakhis for girls can be found in modern designs. These are completely completely different from rakhis for males. They arrive with a female contact with hanging Jhumkas and bead strings attache to them. The value of those rakhis varies from Rs 50 to Rs 200 every.
Rakhis For Youngsters
Various kinds of cartoon and rakhis with lights on them can be found for the kids. They’re a giant draw. Then there are rakhis with Doremon, Chota Bheem, Superman and Spiderman on them.
The value of those rakhis is within the vary of Rs 10 and Rs 70. These with a light-weight are within the vary of Rs 20 and Rs 100.
“Persons are actually liking these rakhis,” stated Ghanashyam Sahoo, a store proprietor in CRP Sq..
Rakhis For Males
The number of rakhis for males are priced between Rs 5 and Rs 500. Rakhis with a stone are extra in demand. Rakhis embellished with Rudraksh, Ganesh and Swastik image are additionally in demand.
Apart from, rakhis, embellished with birds, flowers, Lord Ganesh, Devi Durga are additionally accessible available in the market.
Specifically designed Thalis for puja are additionally accessible available in the market. They’re embellished with sandalwood, have a small packet of vermilion, some rice and sweets. The value of those Thalis is between Rs 100 and Rs 450.
Enterprise has been a bit sluggish to date attributable to rain compared to final yr, stated Ghanashyam. The sale ought to choose up on the final day,” he added.