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Ruling on celebrating Valentine’s Day

12742670_10153955470223685_6506499740084106608_nWhat is the ruling on Valentine’s Day?
Praise be to Allaah.

• Firstly:
Valentine’s Day is a jaahili Roman festival, which continued to be celebrated until after the Romans became Christian. This festival became connected with the saint known as Valentine who was sentenced to death on 14 February 270 CE. The kuffaar still celebrate this festival, during which immorality and evil are practised widely.
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