|Etymology/ Definition||रागकृत रसस्य रञ्जकाग्निसंज्ञं पित्तं । सु.सू.१५/२ डल्हण|
|Reference||S.Su.15/2 D`alhan`a, A.H.Su.12/13|
|Literary Meaning||M / W – colouring, biliary humour on which vision depends|
|Implied Meaning||It is a subtype of Pitta Dosha . This Pitta located in Aamaas`haya ( stomach ) is known as Ranjaka Pitta.|
|Elaboration||It imparts red colour to Rasa and converts it to Rakta ( the second Dhaatu ).|
As per Sus`hruta it is situated in spleen and liver. It is responsible for the formation of blood. Any abnormality in the physiological function of Ranjaka Pitta leads to blood disorders.
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