Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Transcript of Valentine's Day
Welcome to Savremena's LOVE WEEK!
What does love mean to you?
How many types of love are there?
Why do we have a special
day to celebrate love?
Why February 14th?
Is the way in which people express love universal, regardless of the part of the world?
the artifacts of intense romantic love.
Anthropologists have now examined over 200 societies and everywhere they have found evidence of this passion.
Romantic love is a “human universal.”
Are there any differences in how different cultures express love?
Let's find out!
No Valentine's Day
Bead colours correspond to feelings
Red = anger
blue surrounded by
= pining, etc.
if a girl likes a guy, she can send him a message
UCU — love letter in beads
The boy asks the girl the exact meaning of the beads
Some of the boys ask their sisters for help decoding.
Valentine's day is actually Valentine's month
On Feb 14, women give homemade chocolates to various men in their lives
One month later, the lucky man is supposed to return the favor with his own chocolate gift.
Feb 24 - Dragobete, or “Love Day,”
the day that birds get engaged — birds being the messengers of God.
Boys and girls exchange chocolates and gifts and display affection publicly
relatively new holiday, started in the 80s
friends exchange gifts and cards
St. Dwynwen’s Day, January 25
Princess Dwynwen fell in love with young Maelon
Dwynwen fled into the woods and was given a potion by faeries that turned Maelon into an eternal block of ice.
Unrequited love is now celebrated by spoon carving.
El Día del Cariño
as much about friendship and family as it is about love
locals and tourists to dress up in feathered masks or vivid Mayan attire and partake in Old Love
THE ARAB WORLD
some countries decorate their shops with hearts
Hindu nationalists burn greeting cards, posters or other related products in protest.
The groups believe that the day symbolizes an invasion of Western values that jeopardize Hindu culture.
let's find out more!