Valentine Day 2022: why valentine day is celebrated on february 14 ? There is a special story related to this day

Valentine Day 2022: If you want to know, why valentine day is celebrated on February 14 only? There is a special story related to this day. Read this complete story.

Valentine Day 2022: why valentine day is celebrated on February 14?

The most romantic week of the year has started. Every day of Valentine’s Week is celebrated in a special way. Couples are excited about Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day is the day of love. Couples spend time with each other on this day. Express their feelings to each other. Valentine’s Day is celebrated as the day of lovers.

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why valentine day is celebrated on February 14

Not only in India, Valentine’s Day is celebrated in many countries of the world, but do you know when Valentine’s Day started? Why is Valentine’s Day celebrated on 14 February only? Valentine’s Day is the day associated with the story of whose love? There is an interesting story related to Valentine’s Day, which is dedicated to one’s love and sacrifice. On this Valentine’s Day, know the history of Valentine’s Day, the reason for celebrating it on February 14 and the story of celebrating Valentine’s Day as a day of love.

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When did the celebration of Valentine’s Day begin?

Valentine’s Day is celebrated on 14 February. Celebration of this day was started during the reign of King Claudius of Rome. At that time there was a priest in Rome, whose name was St. Valentine. Celebration of Valentine’s Day was started in his name.

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Actually, Saint Valentine thought about promoting love in the world. But the king of that city, Claudius, did not like this thing. The king believed that love and marriage destroy the intelligence and power of men. Therefore the king had issued an order that the soldiers and officers of the state could not marry.

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St. Valentine was hanged on February 14

St. Valentine, opposing the order of the king, arranged the marriage of many officers and soldiers. The king was enraged at this and hanged St. Valentine on 14 February 269. After his death, every year on 14 February, it was celebrated as the ‘Day of Love’ to remember the sacrifice of Saint Valentine.

Saint Valentine donated the eyes to the jailer’s daughter

His death is remembered for another special reason. In those days the city jailer had a daughter named Jacobus, who was blind. Saint Valentine donated his eyes to the jailer’s daughter at the time of her death. Along with this a letter was written in the name of Jacobus, in which he wrote, ‘Your Valentine’.

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