Saint Valentine's Day in Russia

Saint Valentine's Day is celebrated in many countries around the world, although it is not a public holiday in most of them. The history of this holiday is well known to everybody.

Tradition of celebrating Valentine's day In Russia appeared not so long ago as Europe but that doesn't make him less popular. However, some consider it as the most romantic day on earth and the other ploy of marketers.

Some believe that this holiday is alien to Russian culture because we have our day of all lovers and this day of saints Peter and Fevronia, which is celebrated in summer. Yet most people in Russia loves Valentine's day. Love and be loved happy Valentine's day!

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February 13, 2016


thank you all for your kind words!!!

February 06, 2016


I like your second photo. Nice idea!

February 06, 2016


Thank you Adammeadows12 !

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