Valentine’s Day: Why Do We Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

African Celebs
2 min readFeb 14, 2020

The name valentine’s day was derived from Saint Valentine who was a Catholic Priest from the Western World who showed love to people even when he was in prison till his death under the Roman Empire.

Why Do We Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

There are numerous stories surrounded by the celebration of valentine’s day. Nonetheless, as the world continues to evolve, the stories kept developing into what is known today.

Today, the celebration of valentine’s day is recognized as a vital cultural, religious and commercial celebration of love and affection where people send romantic messages to loved ones, families, friends…

  1. Designer Accessories; like hand bags, purse, shoes, belts etc. these are perfect gift ideas because these remain more quality and will never fade. It will continue to compliment other garments every valentine’s day.

They all contribute to showing love to people.

This is a day that people have a lot of expectations, especially, with couples and those in a romantic relationship.

People travel on a long journey to meet the special one on that day, have fun and shower on them with different kinds of gifts.

On the other hand, it becomes a burden on some people in monetary terms and those who are single feel much pressured and lonely because their engaged friends will have the whole day full of smiles.

Originally published at on February 14, 2020.



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