KaArAdAyAaN nOmBhU…

“Urugaadha Vennaiyum Oradaiyum Naan Thara…
Oru Naalum En Kanavar Ennai Piriyaadha Varam Vendum”

This is what I chanted during the pooja today. Also known as Savithri Vritham, kaaradayaan nombhu is celebrated when the Tamil month masi ends and panguni begins. I still remember my paati telling me stories of Sathyavan and Savithri and how she tries to save her husband from death. It is also believed that Savithri prepared kaaradai and offered it to Lord Yama for sparing her husband’s life.  Awww! it was fun knowing the significance… and this is one festival that I lOvE tHe mOsT! 🙂

Happy Nombhu to all of you! 🙂


Comments are welcome - I want to know what you think

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s