Rakhi Special – Quirky gifting ideas for your beloved sister

Rakhi Special – Quirky gifting ideas for your beloved sister

So , if you happen to ask the young generation of today, what the festival of ‘Rakshabandhan’ means to you?’ Then don’t get baffled by the reply; ‘Rakhi is a festival of getting the rakhi tied on the wrist and in return gifting sisters’. Well that’s true too. 😀 Along with Rakhi comes the biggest question and expectations of ‘what will my brother gift me’? And then comes lot of gift hint sending. Dear BROTHERS, this Rakhi ditch all the chocolates, clothes and jewelry gifting. No doubt these are good and easiest gifting ideas but why settle for something good when you can gift something best to your bestest sister. Let’s gift something different this time. Here’s a quirky, exciting list of gifting ideas you can get your sister. SO GO AHEAD.

1. Golden ticket to the Land of Kebabs: Kebab me Haddi – A kebab trail in SoBo

If your beloved sister is an ultimate foodie and a Kebab Lover then you must gift her the passes of this food tour named ‘Kebab me Haddi’. ‘The food tour organized by SeekSherpa  and hosted by Sherpa Vishal and Komal, aim at giving you the gastronomical experience of the best Kebabs in town – through the places you didn’t know existed in Mumbai!  The tour includes gorging into some delectable Galouti kebabs, Dahi Ke Kebas and what not. We’ll save some space for main course (Mutton/Chicken/Paneer) and there’s something for both Vegetarians and Non-Vegetarians.

Make sure you’re carrying your ID to enter the pubs.

Contact Details:
 30 Aug, 06:00 PM
Maratha Mandir, Maratha Mandir Marg Mumbai Central, RBI Staff Colony, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400008, India

2. Overnight Monsoon getaway


If your sister is adventurous, love to travel then there wouldn’t be any gift better than this Overnight Monsoon getaway. The highlights of the trip are:  Raft down the Kundalika River and spend the rest of day at a beautiful little hotel in the middle of green fields and forests. Splash about in a pool in the day and chill through the night with No Thepla Holidays. Wake up surrounded by nature and take a walk in the surrounding hills or just chill by the pool and have a yummy breakfast before checking out.

Time: 05 Sep, 08:30 AM
Raigad, Campsite, Kolad, Raigad, Maharashtra 402304, India

3. Give her the opportunity to detox her stress through Angamardana-Powerful Yogic Workout 


Make way for some spiritual living. This Rakhi, gift your sister yoga voucher so that she can relax, heal and revive her senses and body. Angamardana is an ancient yogic process towards ultimate fitness that means gaining mastery over the limbs, organs and other parts of the body. True to its name this practice revitalizes the body on various levels, including Muscular, Skeletal, Nervous, Circulatory and the Basic energy system.

Venue: Chatwani Baug, 7 Gokhale Road, Near Railway Station, Vile Parle (E), Mumbai
Dates: Aug 31 – Sept 4, 2015 (5 sessions)
Batch I: 6:00 am – 8:15 am, 2.15 hours per session
Batch II: 9:00 am – 11:15 am, 2.15 hours per session
Contact Details: 9920273224

4. Be the driving force behind her success by gifting her the passes of ‘Women at par – An open Dialogue’


Gift your sister the pass to hone her skills and achieve something bigger in life.
“Women at Par – An Open Dialogue” forum is produced by August Interactive Media that celebrate women who have pioneered their fields and uncover their proven methods for success. Attendees will learn from accomplished women, discover what inspires them and harness the energy to empower themselves. The 2015 edition focuses on advancing women in the workforce and increasing their business opportunities in the economy. The highlights of the event are: Inspiring Conference Sessions, Interactive Discussion Groups, Think Tank Sessions, Practical And Educational Workshops, Dynamic Networking Lounges

To Pre-Book your seats write at:

Time: Sep 5 201, 8 Am to 6 Pm
Venue: Novotel Juhu, Balraj Sahani Marg, Juhu Beach, Mumbai, Maharashtra

5. Make her dream come true by gifting her the passes of Vh1 Supersonic Arcade – Skrillex Live


We are pretty sure that your sister might be one of the biggest fan of Vh1 Supersonic and might have dreamt of watching Supersonic live. This Rakhi make her dream come true by gifting her passes to the biggest event of the year. Vh1 Supersonic Arcade is an extension of Vh1 Supersonic. Arcades have been devised for those music lovers, who can`t personally make it to Goa for the Supersonic festival. These large-scale events will travel from city to city, to give the Indian audience a taste of awesome music by top-notch DJ`s.

Oct 10, 2015; 8:00 Pm onwards
Reliance JIO Gardens, Mumbai

6. Be the reason for her LOL moments by taking her to Travelling Pants 2.0, stand-up comedy


This Rakhi let your sister tickle her funny bone. Gift her passes to ‘One of India’s best comedians’ Sorabh Pant’s popular show ‘Traveling Pants’. Traveling Pants is popular stand-up comedy special about traveling in India, abroad and in his pants. Traveling Pants 2.0 features 45 minutes of brand new content – exploring the hidden side of traveling to China, India’s Christopher Columbus i.e. Narendra Modi, how Bangladesh is a must-see and why Sorabh loves Air India and Indigo Air.

Seating on first-come, first-served basis only.

Time: Aug 29 2015; 10:30 Pm
Venue: 3rd Floor, Palladium Mall, High Street Phoenix, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai,  400013
Contact Details: +91 22 43485000

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