Share your affections and well-wishes for your brother or sister on Raksha Bandhan with a beautiful and heartfelt card from Canva

Greet your siblings and celebrate the bond you share with a personalized Rakhi Card

The relationship between brothers and sisters is both beautiful and complicated. While they might annoy us at times or boss us around, we know that theirs is still an unconditional love and they will stand by and protect us in times of trouble. On Raksha Bandhan, we celebrate this special bond and wish our beloved siblings happiness and goodwill with gifts as well as loving greetings.

This year, in addition to a beautiful rakhi, why not give a warm and heartfelt card your siblings will surely treasure? Creating one that perfectly captures your relationship with your brother or sister is easy thanks to Canva’s collection of ready-made templates and easy customization tools. Simply choose a design to get started then edit as much or as little as you like. In a matter of minutes, your Raksha Bandhan card will be ready, giving you more time to spend together with your family.

Design the perfect Raksha Bandhan greeting card in a few clicks.

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your own Raksha Bandhan Card
  2. Choose from our library, hundreds of professionally designed templates.
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images.
  4. Fix your pictures, add stunning filters and edit text.
  5. Save and share.

Customize your Raksha Bandhan cards in 4 simple steps

  1. Change the images. Upload your images or choose from our stock library of over 1 million photographs, graphics, and illustrations.
  2. Modify the fonts. Choose from over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Pick a background from our library or use an image.
  4. Change the colors. Change the color of your text boxes and text to add extra flair.

Personalize your card by uploading your own photos

Make your Rakhi card truly one-of-a-kind by uploading photos of your favorite childhood memory together or anything that’ll bring a smile to their face. Canva lets you upload any photo from your computer and use it in your design. Simply head to the Uploads tab, click on the green Upload your own images button and choose any JPEG, PNG or SVG file in your computer. Once uploaded, your photos are automatically saved in Canva and will be ready to use in other designs.

If you want to add more photos or even illustrations into your design, you won’t need to search far to find the perfect image, thanks to Canva’s impressive, built-in media library. Choose from over 1 million professional photos, graphics and illustrations and simply drag and drop them where you need them on your design. Many of these elements are free while premium images won’t break the bank at just $1 for each one-time use.

Share your customized Raksha Bandhan greeting card online

Have a brother or sister who isn’t in town? Distance is no problem when it comes to sending them your love because Canva easily allows you to send and share your card online. Once you’re done designing, just click on the share button and choose to send your card via email or post it on your Facebook or Twitter account. You can also download your Rakhi card as an image file and send it through messaging apps like WhatsApp. Click on the download button and choose to save your design either as a JPEG or PNG file.

Print your personalized greeting cards for Raksha Bandhan in best quality

Printing out your Rakhi card can add an amazing personal touch to your greeting. Think, once printed you can add the personalized Rakhi card on the beautifully decorated Raksha Bandhan Thali. It will increase its appeal manifold. A printed Raksha Bandhan card with your prayers and well-wishes can also be given alongside a rakhi sent via courier; it will surely be a pleasant surprise! To ensure that you print your design in the best possible quality, make sure you select the PDF – Print format. This will download your design at 300 DPI (dots per inch), which is professional print quality.

FAQ

Is there any hidden cost to create a customized card with Canva?

Designing a Raksha Bandhan Card in Canva is free! Our library of layouts have been created by awesome designers, making it as simple for you as a few clicks to create a professional design. If you use your own images in your design, the entire process will be free.

You can also choose from Canva’s library of over 1 million images, graphics and illustrations. Many of these images are also free, while the rest are all priced at just $1.

Can my sister and I work on the same card from different locations?

Yes, Canva allows you to share your Raksha Bandhan card design with your siblings and allow them to edit and add their own tweaks into the design. To allow other people to edit your design, simply tick the box next to ‘Share/email as an editable design’. This will give them access to edit your design in their personal Canva account.

Can I edit my Raksha Bandhan Card after I’ve saved it?

All the cards you create on Canva get saved in your account. You just need to log in to your Canva account to access the previously created cards. Also, you can make changes in these cards, with a few alterations here and there, or  you can revamp your old creation into a whole new card.