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The purpose of Valentine's Day is to express our love for our significant others and sweethearts by giving Valentine's cards, sending flowers and doing romantic things.

Valentine's Day - Wikipedia

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Valentine's Day, also called Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is an annual holiday celebrated on February 14. It originated as a Western ...

History of Valentine's Day - Valentine's Day - HISTORY.com

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The history of Valentine's Day–and the story of its patron saint–is shrouded in mystery. We do know that February has long been celebrated as a month of ...

What is Valentine's Day? Why do we celebrate on this day?

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Valentine's Day is celebrated on 14 February around the world. View Roses Only to find out what is Valentine’s Day and how did this tradition begin?

The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day : NPR

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Feb 13, 2011 ... Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate romance and love and kissy-face fealty. But the origins of this festival of candy and cupids are actually ...

Valentine's Day - America's Story from America's Library

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Valentine's Day February 14. Love, Cupid, hearts, chocolates, cards and flowers are everywhere--it's Valentine's Day! On February 14, Americans celebrate love ...

Valentine's Day: Why Do We Celebrate It? (Hint: Naked Romans)

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Feb 15, 2012 ... Where did Valentine's Day come from? (Think naked Romans, paganism, and whips.) What does it cost? And why do we fall for it, year after ...

Valentine's Day in the United States - Timeanddate.com

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Valentine's Day is celebrated on February 14. It is a festival of romantic love and many people give cards, letters, flowers or presents to their spouse or partner.

Why do we celebrate Valentine's Day? | Reference.com

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Historians trace the origins of Valentine's Day to the ancient Roman feast of Lupercalia, which was celebrated each year between Feb. 13 and Feb. 15. During ...

Valentine's Day History - Infoplease

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The history of Valentine's Day is obscure, and further clouded by various fanciful legends. The holiday's roots are in the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalia, ...