Combine cabbage and carrots in a large bowl, set aside. Combine remaining ingredients and mix well to a creamy consistency. Pour mayonnaise mixture over cabbage and carrots, mix well. Cover and chill. Re-mix well prior to serving.
For people not familiar with curry powder, this can be an introduction to a spice mixture which may be a pleasant surprise. Experiment a bit with the seasoning quantities to suit your own taste.
Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana