But who were we kidding!
In the absence of any such proclamations, we decided to turn our eyes to Twitter and check out stars who did proclaim their love - for their siblings and families.
Party girl Bipasha Basu tweeted this picture of her brother and herself, with the message: "Dear @sohamssss my dearest bro! Thank u fr being such a fun n loving bro to me, ur mad sister! Happy Rakshabandhan!"