Valentine's Day is a Global Holiday celebrating Love. While the holiday is traditionally and most commonly about romantic love, it is no longer just about romantic love. Today, Valentine's Day is celebrated all around the world as a time to show love to others in your life including friends, children, parents. Valentine's Day is a popular holiday and is not an official holiday in any country.
Many people dedicate this day to spending time with their significant others. They exchange gifts and cards and celebrate together with romantic meals. This can also be a time to express love to other loved ones through cards and gifts of chocolates or flowers.
Traditionally, this day commemorates Saint Valentine, who was arrested and executed for performing wedding ceremonies for Roman soldiers, who were forbidden to marry. There were several other Saints named Valentine who are also celebrated on this day.