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Pitta
Description
PITTA – the principle of metabolism Pitta governs – among other things – digestion and body temperature. In the area of the mind, it stands for a sharp intellect and emotions. Pitta primarily consists of the fire element. When in balance, Pitta bestows contentment, energy, fluency in speech, good digestive power, correct body temperature and a clear mind.   ---   Pitta: Balanced Temper • Healthy Hair • Decreased Acid   Pitta governs all heat, metabolism and transformation in the mind and body. It controls how we digest foods, how we metabolize our sensory perceptions, and how we discriminate between right and wrong. Pitta governs the important digestive "agnis" or fires of the body.   - See more at: http://www.mapi.com/ayurvedic-knowledge/doshas/pitta.html#sthash.ZqoaApm7.dpuf
Links
http://www.ayurveda-products.eu/content/ayurveda-and-health/vata-pitta-kapha/ http://www.mapi.com/ayurvedic-knowledge/doshas/pitta.html
Broader Term
Doshas
Maharishi Ayurveda®
Prakriti
Related Term
Kapha
Vata
 
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