Valentine's Day or Saint Valentine's Day is a holiday celebrated on February 14 by many people throughout the world. In the West, it is the traditional day on which lovers express their love for each other by sending Valentine's cards, presenting flowers, or offering confectionery.
What are dates of events in the valentine week?
Yahoo! Answers seems to have some answers on the celebrations of the Valentine Week; 7 days of celebrations culminating in Valentine's day. Here is the list.
7 Feb Rose Day
8 Feb Propose Day
9 Feb Chocolate Day
10 Feb Teddy Day
11 Feb Promise Day
12 Feb Kiss Day
13 Feb Hug Day
14 Feb VALENTINE’S DAY
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Hope this Valentine's Day shower you with lots of roses, a proposal, chocolates, teddy, promises, kisses and hugs.
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When chocolate day, rose day, kiss day, slap day friendship day and valentine day?
Slap Day: Feb 9
Chocolate Day: Feb 10
Friendship Day : Feb11
Rose day: feb 12
Kiss Day : Feb 13
Valentine day: feb14
While some claim the first recorded association of Valentine's Day with romantic love is in Parlement of Foules (1382) by Geoffrey Chaucer .
For this was on seynt Volantynys day
Whan euery bryd comyth there to chese his make.
This poem was written to honor the first anniversary of the engagement of King Richard II of England to Anne of Bohemia. Readers have uncritically assumed that Chaucer was referring to February 14 as Valentine's Day; however, mid-February is an unlikely time for birds to be mating in England.
Chocolate Day - February 12
Rose Day - September 22
Kiss Day - April 28
There seem to be no records of Slap Day.
Friendship Day - February 13
Some historians argue that originally:
Valentine's Day - February 13
Thanks For A Great Valentine's Day - February 14
Valentine's Day is mentioned ruefully by Ophelia in Hamlet
To-morrow is Saint Valentine's day,
All in the morning betime,
And I a maid at your window,
To be your Valentine.
Then up he
And dupp'd the chamber-door;
Let in the maid, that out a maid
Never departed more.
Thanks to a concentrated marketing effort, Valentine's Day is celebrated in some Asian countries with Singaporeans, Chinese and South Koreans spending the most money
on Valentine's gifts.
The 14th of every month marks a love-related day in Korea, although most of them are obscure. From January to December: Candle Day, Valentine's Day, White Day, Black Day, Rose Day, Kiss Day, Silver Day, Green Day, Music Day, Wine Day, Movie Day, and Hug Day.