ElementsFire and a little waterQualitiesSharpness, oiliness, lightness, and instabilityPurposeTransformationBalanced PittaWhen you feel balanced you carry the gift of discernment. You notice the subtleties of a situation, can focus on a target, and achieve what you desire.Imbalanced PittaWhen you are out of balance, you might experience fever, loose stools, skin rash or acne, or the heated emotions of anger and frustration. You can become overly critical and compulsive.
ElementsAir and etherQualitiesLightness, movement, change, roughness, quickness, and drynessPurposeMovementBalanced VataWhen you are balanced you exhibit enthusiasm and creativity. You have a lot of ideas and a zest for life.Imbalanced VataImbalanced Vata can manifest as dry skin, constipation, premature wrinkles, anxiety, fear of a general feeling of being spaced out.
ElementsEarth and waterQualitiesStability, heaviness, wetness, and coolnessPurposeSupportBalanced KaphaWhen you are balanced, you are luscious, well-lubricated, dependable, and loving.Imbalanced KaphaUnbalanced Kapha can show up as excessive weight, attachment to the past, and codependency.