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pitta /pit·ta/ (pit´ah) [Sanskrit] in ayurveda, one of the three doshas, condensed from the elements fire and water.

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What is Pitta?
Pitta is fiery, hot, quick, sharp, and intense with a strong appetite that digests food The tastes that increase pitta are sour, salty and pungent.
Cleansing Excess Pitta from the Body
Cleansing Excess Pitta from the Body by Shannon Mooney. According to Ayurveda, health is our natural, balanced state.
Pitta Souvli
Pitta Souvli. Mediterranean Grill. Simply, Fresh, Natural and Heart.
A Pitta type person has a predominance of the elements fire & water
In excess these qualities imbalance Pitta while their opposites will calm Pitta.
Food Guidelines For Pitta-Vata Anti-Inflammatory • Anti-Degenerative
Food Guidelines For Pitta-Vata. NO. MODERATION.

Suggested News Resources

Ravens turn to Dennis Pitta to help replace Todd Heap
Patrick Semansky/Associated Press - Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta wa the leading receiver in the team's first preseason contest. By Edward Lee, OWINGS MILLS, Md.
Pitta knows starting spot at TE is up for grabs
Last year, Baltimore drafted two talented tight ends in Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta. Both entered training camp a year ago knowing the battle was for second string. This season, however, the starting spot is up for grabs.
Pitta in prime position for Ravens
By Rhiannon Potkey Brian Blechen created a buzz in training camp, Dennis Pitta is getting more reps and Jack Wilson is on the move again. ... Second-year tight end Dennis Pitta is in line for an upgraded role in the Baltimore Ravens offense.
Here's a picture of Dennis Pitta posterizing an Eagle
By Matt Vensel Dennis Pitta's crazy catch over Eagles safety Kurt Coleman was the highlight of Thursday's preseason game.
Naughty or Nice?
NAUGHTY: Pitta pockets Philly Style For a take on the classic Philly cheese steak sandwich for two, heat 1 tbsp olive oil in a non-stick pan over a high heat.

Suggested Web Resources

All About Pitta | Pitta Information
To determine your dosha, or ayurveda mind and body type, start by taking the dosha quiz. This will tell you which dosha is dominant for you.
Pitta Dosha | Chopra Center
The Pitta dosha controls digestion, metabolism, and energy production. The primary function of Pitta is transformation.
Ayurveda - Pitta- Characteristics of Pitta People, Dosha, tridosha
Characteristics of Pitta People. Some of the common characteristics of people who have a predominantly Pitta body type are given.
Pitta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pittas are a family, Pittidae, of passerine birds mainly found in tropical Asia and Australasia, although a couple of species live in Africa.
Pitta - Life in Balance - Ayurveda Seattle

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