Traditionally, Raksha Bandhan is a festival to celebrate the relationship of brother and sister. But according to history, meaning of Rakhi is not just limited to brothers and sisters. In history it was just act as a bond of protection and could be tied by wife, mother or daughter. Rishi’s also used to tie Rakhi to people who came to get their blessings. Some people also used to tie Rakhi to their neighbours and friends to have a peaceful relationship.