Every year, on February 14, millions of people around the world celebrate Valentine's Day by showing their love for their partner through activities, details, statements and all kinds of gifts.
However, not everyone knows the origin of this celebration. Who was St. Valentine?
According to tradition, Saint Valentine of Rome was a Roman priest who spiritually accompanied Christians who had been imprisoned in the persecutions against practitioners of this faith and helped them prepare for martyrdom and death.
Another version tells that it was a priest who, despite the fact that the Roman authorities prohibited young soldiers from marrying, considering that they would be better combatants if they did not have family ties, was dedicated to marrying couples in secret according to the Catholic rite . When he was discovered, Valentin was martyred and eventually beheaded.
A last (and not very credible) version tells that the priest Valentine was arrested and fell in love with the daughter of his jailer, to whom he dedicated a passionate love letter that he signed as "from your Valentine", which would become the origin of the tradition of sending the love letters and postcards that lovers exchange every February 14th.
Although we do not know with certainty what exactly the true tradition was, it is clear that it is a celebration that we love and although we want to encourage you to show affection to your partners and loved ones every day, we are going to give you some ideas to celebrate this very day. special.
In the following list you will find some ideas so that this Valentine's Day, be everything special that your couples deserve: