Mărţişor is considered the symbol of spring. On March 1 is the celebration of spring, the first day of March, we enjoy the nature return to life, giving flowers and Mărţişor. Giving this talisman to people is an old custom, and it is believed that the wearer will be strong and healthy for the year to come. It is also a symbol of the coming spring. In modern times, and especially in urban areas, the Mărțișor lost most of its talisman properties and became more a symbol of friendship, love, appreciation and respect.