Sisters put the saptarangi tika (seven-coloured tika) on their brothers, and these colours are regarded as a reflection of sunlight. It symbolizes sister’s wish for her brother to be powerful like the sun.
They are the colours of a rainbow and signify newness. The seven colours are able to reflect the changes one has to go through his/her life. It represents the diversity of life. They are the optimistic colours of life.
Each packet contains all seven colors in separate re-sealable bags.