The Valentine’s Day is celebrated every year on 14 February across all over the world. Exchange sweets, candies, flowers and gifts between the loved ones in the name of St. Valentine. But who is this saint and from where these things are coming from? Let us know about the history of this.
Legend of St. Valentine
The history and background of the St. valentine is all in the mystery. But we know about the February and that is like this month is all about the love and romance and that is why we know Valentine’s day. The first valentine’s day was celebrated in 496!
The story suggest that valentine have been killed for escaping from the prison of romans. Where they all beaten up and tortured. Many people say that valentine send the first greetings to the girl who he falls in love and that girl was the daughter of the jailor who visited him when he was in the jail. Before his death he wrote a letter for her and that letter start with “From your valentine” and that thing still use in that era.
After united states, Valentine’s day celebrated in Mexico, Canada, Francs and Australia and all over the world. The valentine’s day popularity become in 17th century. It was common between lovers to exchange the letters and small gifts and candies and in the late 1900 printed cards had been established so after that cards had been exchanged. Readymade cards were the best way at that time to express the feeling to share with the loves one. If you want to propose anyone you like so by giving them card will be more effective at that time.
Women exchange different types of gifts and approximately with compare to the men on Valentine’s day women spend a lot of money and buy expensive gifts to send to their love ones and if they have child so they share with them too.
Now in 2020, people have different apps like Whatsapp, Facebook people share their feelings via these apps. On valentine’s day people also go to different restaurants with their loves one. They book a date so that they spend quality time together.