Find your birth dominant element by counting the relevant characteristics in each column.

 

Features

Vata (air)

Pitha (fire)

Kapha (water)

Bone structure

Sleek

Medium

Wide

Muscle structure

Slim

Tight

Heavy

Body weight

Low- tendency to less weight

Moderate-  steady weight

Heavy- tendency to over weight

Skin

Tends to be dry

Sensitive to heat

Tends to be oily

Complexion

Bluish-Brown

Pinkish-Red

Yellowish-White

Skin texture

Cold and rough

Warm and moist

Cold and moist

Hair

Thin, silky and brown

Fine and soft, early gray or bald

Dense, bushy and dark

Facial structure

Small head with fine lines on forehead, dancing eye balls with firm eye lashes,  sleek nose, lips, chin and twisted teeth line

Medium size head with folds on forehead, steady sharp eyes with fine eye lashes, medium nose, soft
and red lips, pink gums and steady teeth

Big round head with broad forehead, attractive wide white eyes with large bushy eyebrows, big nose and  large smooth lips, firm and large teeth with oily gums.

Appetite

Changeable

Strong

Regular

Body odor

Very little smell

Strong smell

Pleasant smell

Urine

Colorless

Yellow

Whitish

Feces

Little, tend to get  dry, hard and constipation

Tend to diarrhea and burning sensation

Solid, heavy and
sometimes mucus in stool

Action

Quick and hyperactive

Motivated and purposeful

Slow and steady

Sex drive

Strong desire but low
energy

Dominating and passionate

Devoted and constant

Immune power

Low

Prone to infection

Strong

Sensitive to

Wind and cold

Sun and heat

Damp

Chances of diseases

Mental disorders, joint pains, reproductive and nervous system diseases

Skin diseases like
psoriasis, eczema, and dandruff, stomach ulcers, migraine, fever and premenstrual syndrome

Asthma, bronchitis, mucus
conjunction in the throat, heart deceases

Medicinal  effects including herbs and some foods

Minimum dosage required, very quick effect and chances of  side
effects

Normal dosage

Heavy dosage, take times to effect

Character of the pulse, its speed, power, and the position on wrist

Snake like pulse, fast and thin, light punch on the superficial level

Frog like pulse, jumping,  even and medium punch on the middle level

Swan like pulse, slow and steady, heavy punch on the deep level

Mind and Memory

Fast and on the surface. Poor past memory and good present memory, forgets easily

Intellectual, demanding and critical. Sharp and good memory especially on professional skills

Slow to grasp but steady mind. Strong past memory and poor present memory

Talk

Nervous and quick, often forgets the main points

Confident and precise,  gets to the points directly

Deep and heavy, good listeners but poor speakers

Spending habits

Big spenders, less
control over finance

Purposeful spenders

Big savers and habit of  protecting their inherited property

Deep emotional imbalances

Anxiety attacks,
hysteria, fear, shivering

High stress and anger, argument, hate, revenging attitude

Sentimental,
depressed,  attachment, worried

Talents or success fields

Artistic, creative

Scientific, business

Care taking, productive

Habits

Social gatherings and parties, traveling and meeting new people, fun games and plays, dance and music, and everything fast and short

International affairs, news, politics, adventurous and action sports, studies, organizing and leading groups, building everything from small to a big goal, planning ahead

Likes everything to take care, cooking, gardening, make-up people or home, being in the water, nature,  deep conversations and meeting close friends

Sleep and dreams

Light interrupted  sleep, difficulty to sleep and often wakes
up, nightmares like falling down or flying in the sky

Moderate sleep, falls asleep immediately even though wakes up sometimes, aggressive dreams of quarrel or conquering

Deep sleep, hard to wake  up, long dreams like flowing, melancholic, usually love and departure with the close people

Find your age dominant element

Main
  influence of elements

Birth
  until 30 years

3o years
  to 60 years

60 years
  to 90 years

90 years
onwards

Vata

Low

Low

High

Very high

Pitha

Medium

Very High

Medium

Low

Kapha

Very High

Medium

Low

Very low