When we try questioning people around us, what is Valentine’s Day? We will absolutely get and hear so many different answers coming out from their mind and heart. Why heart not only mind, because that is how love couple speak about their feel of love. Valentine’s Day or Saint Valentine’s Day is a holiday celebrated on February 14 by many people throughout the world. It is like a traditional day which people usually express their love for each other by presenting red rose, sending chocolate with small cute gift or valentine’s card. Do you realize during Valentine’s Day, inside picture or gift we can see hearts shape, love notes, doves and small angel with bow. This small angel name Cupid.
Cupid is the God of erotic love and beauty. He is also known by another one of his Latin names, Amor. That why Cupid is an icon of Valentine’s Day. In the legend story, Cupid was a son of goddess of love (Venus) and war (Mars). Venus feel jealous with the beauty of princes Psyche, so she ordered Cupid to make her fall in love with ugliest and poorest man. When Cupid saw Psyche, though, he was so overcome with her unnatural beauty that he dropped an arrow on his foot, and fell in love with her himself. Then after that Cupid visited Psyche every night in his invisible form and told her not to try to see him. If you want to know more story involving about Cupid and Psyche, you can find or buy a book with the tale of Cupid and Psyche.
In modern day, Cupid character represent as cute little angel with his bow shooting someone to inspire romantic love. I found some video clip which is Cupid magic arrow is not working hehe… see this video advertisement.
Happy Valentine’s Day to all blogger and my friends, this is free design e-card for you all. You can download to your blog if you like, it’s cute.