Body Characteristics - double dosha body types
Their characteristics show a combination of vata
for example they often have wavy hair, caused by a
combination of vata’s
curliness and pitta’s
straightness. They generally have the poor circulation ,
though they love to eat but they will have trouble
digesting large meals.
healthy balanced vata
- pitta person
have a capacity for original thought, a vata’s
characteristic, and also expertise at application of
theory, a pitta’s
characteristic. As lightness and intensity are the common
qualities of vata
Proper direction of this intensity calls for harnessing
the lightness for intensive self development. When a
person having imbalanced vata
fear alternates with anger as a response to stress.
people probably adjust best of any constitution to the
confusions,irregularityand constant change which
characterizes today’s world because they combine kapha’s
stability and pitta's
adaptability. many of the people who achieve all – round
success in life are pitta-kapha.
active metabolism balances kapha’s
powerful physique to promote good health, and
anger is well tempered, by kapha’s
cautiousness to encourage good mental balance.
ease with which they succeed in the world promotes
pitta’s arrogance and overconfidence and kapha’s
smug self satisfaction which can insulate the personality
totally and efficiently from all realisties other than the
and Astringent are their best tastes.
people tend to be tall but are average in build and most
other physical qualities are just as pitta
type. Vata and kapha
are united in their coldness. Though they do not suffer as
intensely from physical cold as do pure vata types because
of the strength and insulation of kapha.
They Have a double emotional need for heat.
lack of heat usually manifests physically as digestive
disturbances, especillay constipation, respiratory disease
with much mucus production is also common. They may be
wary of jumping to conclutions without proper preliminary
should use sour, salty and pungent taste foods.