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Theory of Dhatus in Ayurveda

In Ayurveda, Dhatus are said to be the fundamental base of the body. Dhatus  support the basic structure and functions of the body. Dhatus are of seven in number viz. rasa, rakta, mamsa, medas, asthi, majja and shukra. These are the structures that make up the body. However, like most concepts in vedic literature, they […]

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What are the Tridoshas (Vayu, Pitta, and Kapha)..?

There are three Doshas (Humor) in the body. The Dosha literally means anything that makes other things degenerate, and this is what happens when a dosha is not balanced. The balanced state of Dosha reflects the healthy body. The structural aspect of our body is made up of five elements, but the functional aspect of […]

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