Karadayan Nombu is a major festival celebrated by women and young girls throughout south india. It is celebrated towards Goddess Kamatchi for the wellbeing of their husband.
It is celebrated in Tamil Nadu at the time of transition of Tamil month Maasi to panguni.
Karadai is the name of the unique neivedyam prepared on this day and nombu means fasting.
History of this Nombu :
This story is from Hindu mythology.