Valentines Day in India:

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Every year fourteenth day of February month is celebrated as a valentines day. The reason behind valentines day is a bishop St. Valentine who lived in a Rome, thousand years ago.

Pope Gelasious had recognized valentine day on 14th February in the remembrance of Christian priest St. Valentine.

Valentines day is a festival of emotions, love, feelings and affection. On the valentines day lovers have many customs to demonstrate their love like valentines messages, poems, thoughts and valentines songs.

Many lovers express their love to special ones by love song. A gorgeous love song we can see here :

Last valentine, the day when birds of kind, Their paramours with mutual chirping find,
I early rose just at the break of day, Before the sun had chased the stars away:
A-field I went, amid the morning dew, To milk my kine.
Thee first I spied- and the first swain we see, In spite of fortune shall our true love be.
By -John Gay

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Celebrating Valentines Day In India:

Valentines day is dedicated to st. Valentine. It is believed that St. Valentine was a bishop and he had lived in Rome

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around AD 270. It is said that modern saint valentines day has been resultant from both Christian and Roman tradition. Valentine day is celebrated like a festival in all around the world. In the United states a big holiday is celebrated on the saint valentines day.

A history of valentines day is related with St.Valentine and king Claudius. A Roman king Claudius had required more men as soldiers to secure his nation from enemies. Claudius believed that a marry man has a sentimental attachment with his family and he become a weak.

So king Claudius had applied banned on marriage. That was a very sad moment for the people of Rome. St. Valentine was also not happy with his decision. St. Valentine thought a plan of peoples marriage. St. Valentine arranged a secret marriage ceremony against (more…)

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