February is here and we all know that this is the month of love and romance. The world's most celebrated and blissful day, Valentine's Day falls on this month and everyone who is deeply in love is eagerly awaiting for this day to confess their love and celebrate each other's togetherness.
February 14 is celebrated as Valentine's Day in an honor of St. Valentine, a Roman priest who was imprisoned for performing weddings for soldiers who were forbidden to marry in Rome.
Later he was hanged till death by the Roman Empire and so, to honor and tribute the priest, lovers from all over the world exchange gifts and feast together to mark the day of Valentine's sacrifice for love.
And now, Valentine's Day is not just glorified as a single day but an entire week calling it a "Valentine's Week."
Well, the most talked about week is here and we're sure you want to know all the details about it. So, let's get going!
February 7- Rose Day
Flowers are the nature's best way to symbolize any event which expresses all the emotions and sentiments of a human.
Be it during the funeral, or wedding or any other celebration, flowers are a must. So, while expressing one's feeling or admiration for another person, flowers are the best way.
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Red Roses portrays the deep passion and feeling of love for our loved ones, while white roses express humility, respect, and admiration at the beginning of a relationship.
Similarly, yellow roses express the unending friendship that brightens everyone's day.
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February 8- Propose Day
If you are crazy about a person and desperately waiting for confessing your love to them, then this day is the perfect day to propose your loved ones.
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This day will forever be the special day for the couple as it will be marked as the beginning of new life with your partner together and you can celebrate all those forthcoming anniversaries on this day.
If you want to make this day special try this with your bae on Valentine's Day!
February 9- Chocolate Day
Even the scientific researches have proved that there's a connection between chocolates and love.
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships published a scientific research journal that proved that a variety of foods rekindles the feelings of romance among partners, chocolates being on the top.
Chocolate consumption causes the brain to release the pleasure chemical dopamine that is the best hormone of love and happiness, so Viola! let's eat chocolates and fall in love.
February 10- Teddy Day
It's been said that a big fluffy adorable teddy can make every girl's day and is always a girl's best friend.
So if you are planning to gift your girlfriend, gift her a fat squishy teddy bear so that she can hug it when she feels alone or when she misses you.
A teddy bear will definitely bring a smile on your girl's face and it's available anywhere too!
Even the Hollywood diva, Angelina Jolie loves teddy bears as recently last year, she bought an 8-foot teddy bear from the children selling it at the roadside.
So this Valentine's week chose the best teddy for your soulmate and do not forget to make this day memorable by giving her some amazing surprises.
February 11- Promise Day
"With every beat of my heart…
I will love you more and more,
After Years of Togetherness…
This is my Solemn Vow for you,
My love! Happy Promise day…."
Among all the days of Valentine's week, Promise Day is the most special one and also the best part of Valentine.
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On this day, you can actually share all the feelings you hold in your heart for your loved one and make the thousands promises to him/her to be together in future.
Here's a video of Best Love Quotes from Hollywood Movies we recommend you watch with your better half.
February 12- Hug Day
Just two days before Valentine’s Day comes everyone's favorite day, Hug Day. A hug expresses protection, affection and care.
Even researches have been done on this topic and have revealed that hugging our partners is a healing process that is effective for different diseases, loneliness, depression, anxiety and stress.
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Not only that, hugs boosts oxytocin levels, which is a "Happy Hormone", that makes our mood, creating a sense of joy and satisfaction.
A photo of then Hollywood's favourite couple Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams sharing adorable hug together.
So, if you are shy and thinking it would be really awkward to hug your partner on the first date, you're wrong! Hug as much as you want to, cause it not only strengthen your bond but also heals your body.
February 13- Kiss Day
After proposing your partner and promising him/her to never let go with a big warm hug, you sure would want to kiss those beautiful lips and zone out in your own magical world.
Kissing is the foundation of every relationship as it's not just a physical contact between two lips, it's an expression of passion, desire and intimacy. Kissing
Kissing sparks the hidden romance between the couple and breaks down all the barriers that was keeping the relationship on hold.
February 14- The Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day is the most important day of the Valentine's Week and renowned for being the 'most romantic day of the year'. The
The history of Valentine's Day dates back during the Middle Ages honoring the priest of Rome, St. Valentines during the February 14th.
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People from all over the world celebrate and commemorate this day as the day to express love and spend time with your loved ones, exchanging gifts and cards to show how much they mean to you.
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Here's a video showing the 6 Best Romantic Movies to Watch on this year's Valentine's Day. Must Watch!
So, if you do not have much idea about the facts and history behind the Valentine's Day, make sure you go through this article and MarriedWiki would like really like to wish you all a very "Happy Valentine's Day 2017". Hope you all fall in love and be happy!
Hope you all fall in love and be happy!