What is Valentines?

Valentines is used to describe love with family friends or a spouse,so when someone say would you be my valentine? They’re just asking for you to express back the same sentiments to celebrate love affection deep feeling or happiness.
Valentines day is celebrated on February the 14;People exchange cards, candy or flowers with their special “valentine.” St. Valentine’s Day is stamped for a religious martyr and dates back to the 5th century, but has origins in the Roman holiday Lupercalia.
honoring one or two early saints named valentinus, Valentine’s Day is recognized as a significant cultural, religious, and commercial celebration of deep feelings and romantic love in many regions around the world.
There are numerous martyrdom stories associated with various Valentines connected to February 14, including a written account of Saint Valentine of Rome’s imprisonment for performing weddings for soldiers who were forbidden to marry and for ministering to opposite religious entities being prosecuted by the roman empire. According to legend, Saint Valentine restored sight to the blind daughter of his judge,and he wrote her a letter signed “Your Valentine” as a farewell before his execution. The Feast of Saint Valentine was established by Pope Gelasius I in AD 496 to be celebrated on February 14 in honor of the religious martyr, Saint Valentine of Rome who died on that date in AD 269. The day valentines official symbol is the heart.

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