Valentine’s Day is a day of love. It is an occasion which is celebrated all around the world by exchanging candy, flowers, chocolates and gifts between loved ones, all in the name of St. Valentine. It is a special and romantic day for lovers and a day of fun for kids and family. Many a couple become engaged or wed on this day. For others it is a day to fall in love.
The history of Valentine’s Day — and its patron saint — is shrouded in mystery. The stories behind this day are many and varied. According to and ancient Roman tradition, people paid honor to the Roman God of Fertility, the event known as the Feast of Lupercalia, celebrated on February 14th. As some other stories go, he was put to death for marrying young lovers in secret or for attempting to help Christians escape harsh Roman prisons.
The stories may be myths but one thing is for certain – all stories portray Saint Valentine’s appeal as a sympathetic, heroic, and, most importantly, romantic figure. Dedicated to you and your love, here is a theme for this beautiful day of love – and wishing you a Happy Valentine’s Day!
The Valentine’s Day Theme consists of 15+ Hi-Res Wallpapers, custom icons and romantic sounds for the perfect valentine celebration on your desktop. Celebrate the spirit of love.
Screenshots For Windows 7 Valentine’s Day Theme:
These are just a few of the 15+ beautiful wallpapers that come along this theme. Download the theme to get them all.
Custom Icons and Sounds For Windows 7 Valentines Day Theme:
To complete this theme we have included some beautiful icons and romantic music with this theme. Check them out below.
Download Windows 7 Valentines Day Theme:
We have a dedicated Download Page for the Valentines day theme. You can also check out a number of other Windows 7 Themes in our themes gallery.
Fun Facts & Trivia About Valentines Day:
- Approximately 141 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged annually, making Valentine’s Day the second most popular card-sending holiday after Christmas.
- Over $1 billion of chocolate is purchased for Valentine’s Day.
- While 75% of chocolate purchases are made by women all year long, during the days and minutes before Valentine’s Day, 75% of the chocolate purchases are made by men.
- February 14th was formerly thought to be the first day of bird’s mating for the season. This sparked the custom of sending valentines to each other.