Feb 01

What Is Valentine’s Day



Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular festival that comes from western culture and became popular in our country . In India Valentine’s Day is famous in young generation because to express your feelings for someone special on a special occasion gives you great pleasure. Valentine’s Day evolved into an occasion in which lovers expressed their love for each other by presenting flowers, offering confectionery, and sending greeting cards (known as “valentines”). Now I think I am pretty much clear about some questions that comes in your mind when talking about Valentine’s Day like what is valentine day really about, what is valentine day history, what is valentine famous for

Saint Valentine’s Day, also known as Valentine’s Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine. Several martyrdom stories were invented for the various Valentines that belonged to February 14 one of them is as follows to think What Is Valentine’s Day and its fact, origin, meaning etc..

A popular hagiographical account of Saint Valentine of Rome states that he was imprisoned for performing weddings for soldiers who were forbidden to marry and for ministering to Christians, who were persecuted under the Roman Empire. According to legend, during his imprisonment, he healed the daughter of his jailer, Asterius. An embellishment to this story states that before his execution he wrote her a letter signed “Your Valentine” as a farewell. Today, Saint Valentine’s Day is an official feast day in the Anglican Communion, as well as in the Lutheran Church.