Why do we celebrate Propose Day, know its history and importance

By Divya Ray February 8, 2024 9:38 AM IST

Propose Day: Valentine Week is celebrated as a festival in the country and across the world. This week starts with Rose Day. The second day of Valentine’s Week is Propose Day, which is celebrated every year on 8 February, the second day of Valentine’s Week. Propose Day holds a special place in the hearts of couples around the world. This is the day when we show love, affection and commitment towards each other. Valentine’s Week is believed to have originated in the Western world, but the history of Propose Day is somewhat murky.

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The tradition of Propose Day has become quite popular in the last few years. Couples in love eagerly wait for this day to surprise their partners. There is a different craze on this day among teenagers. Couples wait for this day the whole year. People who are not able to say anything to their special ones, wait eagerly for this day. It is a bit difficult for them to express their love. That is why people take the help of this day to express their feelings to their friends or partners. Let us know what is the history of Propose Day and what is the importance of this day.

Propose Day (1)
Propose Day (1)

History of Propose Day

There are many stories about Propose Day. Let us tell you that in 1477, Austrian Archduke Maximilian expressed his love to Marie de Bourgogne by giving her a diamond ring. There is another similar story where Princess Charlotte proposed to her partner in 1816. Since then, the tradition of celebrating Proposal Day on the second day of Valentine’s Week started. Valentine’s Day is mentioned in Jacobus Aurea’s book. That’s why the month of February is also called the month of love.

Importance of Propose Day

Propose Day is an important day for every couple, but nowadays everyone celebrates it. On this day, you can make your partner a part of your life by proposing. On this day many people propose their partners in a special and memorable way. To make this day special, partners plan a special gift or a romantic trip.