Saint Valentine’s Day, commonly shortened toÂ Valentine’s Day,Â is an annual commemoration held on February 14 celebratingÂ love andÂ affection betweenÂ intimate companions.
It is traditionally a day on which lovers express their love for each other byÂ presenting flowers, offeringÂ confectionery, and sendingÂ greeting cards (known as “valentines“). The day first became associated withÂ romantic love in the circle ofÂ Geoffrey Chaucer in theÂ High Middle Ages, when the tradition ofÂ courtly love flourished.
Modern Valentine’s Day symbols include the heart-shapedÂ outline, doves, and the figure of the wingedÂ Cupid.
Valentine day 2011 is near and you may want the bestÂ Valentine Wallpaper to set the romantic mood on your desktop too. Â Among the thousands of widely available Valentine wallpapers, here are 101 wallpapers that i think are among the best and free that i gathered from around the web.