From ForbesLife India: The many ways of expressing love

Romance cannot be restrricted to a day or a culture. Let us count the ways
Curated by: Madhu Kapparath
Published: Feb 14, 2017
From ForbesLife India: The many ways of expressing love

Image by : Lehtikuva Lehtikuva / Reuters

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FINLAND, Sonkajärvi: A couple participates in the Wife-Carrying World Championship (above) in Sonkajärvi. Valentine’s Day did not become popular in Finland until the 1980s, which may be one reason the Nordic country celebrates it differently. Held every year, this sporting event attracts competitors from the world over. The reward: The partner’s weight in beer as well as a thumping applause