|Etymology/ Definition||थने मृदु:। अ.हृ.सू. १/१८ हेमाद्रि|
|Literary Meaning||M / W – soft, delicate, tender, mild, gentle|
|Implied Meaning||This attribute is soft in nature and can be understood in the context of Dhaatu like Maamsa , Meda .|
|Elaboration||Gun`a , which has ability to produce laxity is called Mridu|
The maternal organs of the body like Maamsa , Meda ( fat ), Majjaa , Yakrit ( liver ), Pleehaa ( spleen ), rectum etc are soft to touch and are supple. Dravya ( substances ) having Mridu Gun`a ( soft attribute ), are Kaphavardhaka ( increase Kapha ) and Pittas`haamaka ( pacify Pitta ).
Mridu Gun`a is found in Aapa Mahaabhoota .
Last updated on June 15th, 2021 at 09:08 am