Pitta is a combination of the fire and water elements. The main qualities of pitta dosha are hot, sharp, slightly oil, flowing and fluid.
Pitta, with its heat and intensity, is found in the digestive system, blood, hunger, thirst, skin and eyesight. The essential functions of Pitta are digestion, metabolism, and transformation.
Balanced signs of a healthy Pitta are a smooth functioning digestive system with no indigestion, having regular and well formed bowel movements, good appetite, glowing complexion, smooth skin with no irritations or inflammation. and healthy hair.