|Etymology/ Definition||यस्त्वामाशयसंस्थित:। क्लेदक: सोऽन्नसंघातक्लेदनात्।
|Literary Meaning||M / W – wetting , moistening , phlegm in the stomach , excess of saliva|
|Implied Meaning||It is one of the five types of Kapha Dosha|
|Elaboration||Vaagbhat ` a specifically describes types of Kapha . It is located in the Aamaas ` haya ( stomach ). It liquefies the bulk of ingested food ( Annasamghaata ) and starts the process of digestion .|
Vitiation of Kledaka Kapha leads to various diseases related to gastro intestinal tract .
Last updated on June 14th, 2021 at 10:19 am