To all those who are proclaiming that Valentine’s day is just a marketing gimmick of businesses that sell flowers and chocolates, are actually not far from the truth. A very long time ago, Valentine’s day was not just about the candies and roses. The 14th of February is a day in history which is deep in religious controversy and the tragic end of a true believer of love.
St. Valentine, the original romantic who gave his name to the holiday, was a strong believer in love and marriage. His beliefs and actions started the trend which later became the day which is synonymous with love itself.
So before you start the Valentine’s day celebration, take a minute to check out this video, and how the acts of St.Valentine made the day to be etched in history forever.
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