Kiss Day - February 13, 2023

Kiss Day
Last Updated on: 25 Nov 2022

What is Kiss Day

Couples give each other lots of kisses to display their affection for one another on this day. A kiss is more than just a token of love in a relationship.

Kiss Day All Quick Overview

  • Time/Date: February 13
  • Category: Relationship
  • Where it’s Marked: United States of America
  • Why it’s Marked: It's the occasion to confess your devotion to your significant other in the most passionate way possible, using your sentiments rather than language.

History of Kiss Day 

According to one idea, kissing dates back to the Neanderthal era. In prehistoric times, a mother is said to have pre-chewed her baby's meal and conveyed it "in a smooch." The kiss evolves into an expression of love and caring for both a parent and her child, again between individuals.

Another hypothesis emerged from the revered religious performance. It has been demonstrated by historical evidence that humans could have pressed their lips together to signify spiritual connection as early as 2000 BC.

In Indian culture, two persons putting their mouths together symbolized the uniting of their energies because it was thought that released breath was a component of the psyche.

The choreography was a popular means to express admiration in 6th-century France, but a kiss followed each dance. 

Russian marriage ceremonies, which reinforced a pledge with a kiss, appear to have been the first to incorporate kissing into the union rite. 

Romans used to welcome each other by giving each other kisses, and as the Roman Empire expanded across the globe, the practice of kisses to express compassion extended everywhere.

How to celebrate Kiss Day 

Kiss day celebration

Below are some fun Kiss Day activities you could incorporate into your celebrations commemorating this day. 

1. Embrace your darling.

When you first meet your soul match, give them a soft yet passionate kiss. Allow your emotions to permeate the kisses to make them memorable for the two of each other. Ensure your compassion is conveyed with your lipsynch, air kiss, temple tap, or liplock.

2. Remember your initial kiss. 

On Kiss Day, think about the initial kiss if you're alone. Consider a period when you were somewhat uncoordinated and unsure how to respond. You'll probably start grinning, simply considering it as if it was a funny incident

3. Imagine kissing your partner.

Another is for lone individuals. Think of uplifting notions for a beautiful connection. Imagine yourself kissing your partner. Therefore, visualize it in your head; tomorrow, it will come to pass.

Countries that observe Kiss Day

This day should be observed in almost every part of the world regardless of cultural and religious differences. Kiss Day has been deeply incorporated into the public's culture, from developed countries, the United Kingdom or the United States, to countries under the radar of yet-to-emerge social development. 

Interesting Facts about Kiss Day

Check out some fantastic facts about kiss e bet you’re aware of! 

  • Daily kissing leads to healthy teeth.
  • Every kiss is as unique as a fingerprint.
  • Multiple muscles are used during each kiss.
  • It is possible to burn calories through kissing. 
  • It could benefit the patient to survive longer.
  • Throughout a kiss, our minds can coordinate.
  • The world’s most extended kiss lasted for 58 hours. 
  • Kissing enables your body to develop a susceptibility to allergies.
  • It's possible that kissing developed from a feeding method.
  • Unknown to some people, it also has many health advantages. 
  • 10% of civilizations worldwide do not share the kiss, while 90% do.
  • According to studies, two in three kissers incline their heads to the right. 
  • You typically close your eyes during kissing since kissing makes your pupil enlarge.
  • When you kiss somebody, your heartbeat accelerates, and your brain receives more oxygenation.
  • Necar Zadegan and Traci Dinwiddie kiss for three and 23 seconds in "Elena Undone." 
  • Philemaphobia, or the dread of kissing, is an actual condition affecting novice and first kissers. 
  • After returning from battle, British and American soldiers gave their wives fervent kisses, which led to the invention of the French Kiss.

Unique Kiss Day Celebration Ideas 

Kisses are a statement of love; thus, when choosing gifts on this particular day, much thinking goes into it. Your presents should reflect the affection you feel for the specific recipient. We provide you with some original gifts and entertainment options to celebrate Kiss Day.

  • Beginning with a morning kiss. 
  • Praise your mate. 
  • Time spent with your partner. 
  • Observe locations to create memories 
  • Give your sweetie some kind words. 
  • Please describe your first kissing experience. 
  • You might also shock them with the exceptional, original ideas listed below.
  1. Red Lips Pillow
  2. White Roses
  3. Couple Watch Set
  4. Embossed Ring Pendant
  5. Love message in a Bottle
  6. Kiss Me Valentine Cake
  7. Personalized Photo Frame
  8. Customized Name Necklace
  9. Booklet for 100 Reasons for Loving them

Kiss Day Quotes 

Here are some of the most romantic and handpicked quotes you can send your partners on this Kiss Day to wish them. 

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that's what you've given me. That's what I'd hoped to give you forever.” - Nicholas Sparks

“If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it; that surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die.” - William Shakespeare

“The very essence of romance is uncertainty.” - Oscar Wilde

FAQ

1. Are there different types of kisses? 

You will be shocked to know this one, but there are more than five types! They are: (a) French Kiss (b) Peck Kiss (c) Eskimo Kiss (d) Kiss on Nose (e) Kiss on Hands (f) Kiss on Ears (g) Kiss on Cheeks (h) Kiss on Shoulders

2. Are Kiss Day and International Kissing Day of the same significance?

The simple answer is no. 

3. Who initiated the first kiss ever?

It starred in an illustration of Krishna, the Daughters of the Cowherds, and the Gopis from the Mahabharata.

Kiss Day Observances

Year Weekday Date Name
2021 Saturday 13 February Kiss Day
2022 Sunday 13 February Kiss Day
2023 Monday 13 February Kiss Day
2024 Tuesday 13 February Kiss Day
2025 Thursday 13 February Kiss Day
2026 Friday 13 February Kiss Day

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