Dimapur, February 14 (NE): As the calendar turned to February 14, 2020 – streets of Dimapur turns red with roses to mark the Valentine’s Day – a festival of Love, celebrated every year on 14th February. Flowers, Chocolates, surprise gifts, coffee, eating out, etc, seems to be part of the celebration as many young and old couples and lovers are seen to be celebrating in Nagaland.
NagalandExpress reporters visited different parts of Dimapur to know what the Day is like- through a friendly interaction. In a conversation with Hemavi Ayemi, a well known sports person based at Dimapur – 3 times Muay Thai national Champion, record holder at MMA – 4:2 & Muay Thai – 10-2, shares on his Valentine.
Hemavi said, “I will thank for her “FAITHFULNESS” and LOYALTY for sharing 8th years with me”. When we asked him on what he wish to say about his Valentine, he said “Best thing I would give to her on this Valentine’s day is to give her the Same LOVE which I committed 8 years ago and PRAY for Long life”.
In today’s world, it is however very difficult to be committed, but he said, “We are doing excellent though we live in different places, we hardly get time to get together. This morning also we prayed together we surrender our relationship to Jesus. We keep Jesus as the centre of our relationship and that’s what makes our relationship get stronger each day. Everyday is Valentine’s day for us, we feel special each day towards each other, though we face challenges in life”, he added
In the end, he gave a simple message for all: “My idea towards Valentine’s day is simple- Just be faithful and loyal to one another”.
Couples and lovers celebrated today to mark this day a very memorable and special one. NagalandExpress team wishes all a very special Valentine’s day.