Pitta is the combination of the Elements Fire and Water. Below is a general list of qualities of Pitta individuals and how they manifest.
- Medium build, average height and weight.
- Physical features can be sharp, precise and well-defined.
- Lustrous complexion, sensitive, combination skin.
- Sound sleepers, need fewer hours of sleep
- Bright, penetrating eyes.
- Hair is often red or strawberry blond, silky and thin.
- Nails are soft, pink and well formed.
- Easily develop muscle tone.
- Strong appetite with excellent digestion and metabolism.
- Soft and warm to the touch.
- Strong sex drive.
- Clear, sharp, and precise speech.
- Sensitive to bright light.
- Fiery and passionate.
- Sensitive and compassionate
- Competitive drive, ambitious.
- Great leader, pioneer, initiator.
- Sharp, focussed, probing intellect.
- Intellectual with warm personality
- Can be perfectionistic, critical, irritable.
- Visual, metaphorical and interpretive thinkers and learners.
- Able to adapt
Pitta pertains to fire and water elements. The Pitta Dosha governs metabolism which is the transformation of foods into nutrients.