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The Fun of Valentines Day

By Dharmsingh Subscribe to RSS | January 13th 2012 | Views:
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Valentine's Day celebrates love in the most romantic and fascinating fashion. Across the World people celebrate the day by expressing love for their soul mate. Following the tradition they exchanged cards, chocolates and flowers between lovers. When it comes to celebration then there are many Parties and get-togethers are organized in several places to give people an opportunity to express love for their sweet hart and have lots of fun. Children’s also enjoy the festival by including themselves in Valentine's Day Craft activities or making cards for friends.

Here is the most enjoyable and unbelievable collection of Valentine's Day Fun Facts. Share these fun facts with your friends to show his or her amazing reaction on this Valentine Day.

• About one billion Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged in each year.

• Women’s and girls purchase 85% of all Valentines Day cards.

• Parents receive one out of every five Valentines Day cards.

• Valentine's Day and Mother's Day are the biggest holidays for exchanging flowers.

• Worldwide, over fifty million red roses are given for Valentine's Day each year.

• 70 percent of people who buy flowers for Valentine's Day are men, while only 30 percent are women.

• Boys and Men’s buy most of the millions of boxes of candy and bouquets of flowers given on Valentine's Day.

• Richard Cadbury invented the first Valentines Day candy box in the late 1800s.

• Alexander Graham Bell was applied for his patent on the telephone, an "Improvement in Telegraphy", on Valentine's Day, 1876.

Valentine's Day Superstitions:

In ancient history it is said that the kind of bird a girl seen on Valentine's Day then it predicts her future husband. For example if she seen a

Sparrow: a poor man

Owl: remain spinster

Bluebird: a happy man

Blackbird: a priest or clergyman

• If an apple is cut in half, the number of seeds found inside the fruit will indicate the number of children that individual will have.

• To be awoken by a kiss on Valentine's Day is considered lucky.

• If you see a squirrel on Valentine's Day, you will marry a cheapskate who will hoard all your money.

• If you see a goldfinch on Valentine's Day, you will marry a millionaire.

• If you see a robin on Valentine's Day, you will marry a crime fighter - maybe they mean Batman!

• If you see a flock of doves on Valentine's Day, you will have a happy, peaceful marriage.

• If you find a glove on the road on Valentine's Day, your future beloved will have the other missing glove.

Dharmsingh - About Author:
Send flowers to India or International for Valentines day from Fnp.com. Ferns N Petals is the leading online florists in India which provides Valentines Day Gifts and Valentines Day flowers with affordable price and express home delivery services in India or aboard.

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