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Corey's sanskrit terms chapter 2
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  1. The Five Elements
    Privthi, Apas, Tejas, Vayu, Akasha
  2. Privthi
    Earth
  3. Apas
    Water
  4. Tejas
    Fire
  5. Vayu
    Air
  6. Akasha
    Ether
  7. Prakruti
    The balance of doshas at the moment of conception, the inherent balance of doshas present within the individual
  8. Vata Dosha
    That which moves things
  9. Pitta Dosha
    That which digests things
  10. Subdosha
    Division of each dosha into 5 more specific energies based on location and action in the body
  11. Prana Vayu
    The inward moving form of Bata, located in the brain and moving down to the chest
  12. Samana Vayu
    The balancing form of Vata, moving from periphery to the center, located in the small intestine
  13. Vyana Vayu
    The diffusing form of Vata, moving from the center to the periphery of the body, located in the heart
  14. Udana Vayu
    The upward and outward moving form of Vata, located in the vhest and throat
  15. Apana Vayu
    The downward moving form of Vata, located in the colon
  16. Pachaka Pitta
    The form of Pitta which digests food; located in the small intestine and lower half of the stomach
  17. Sadhaka Pitta
    The form of Pitta which digests input from the five sense; located in the brain and/or heart
  18. Alochaka Pitta
    The form of Pitta which digests light and visual impressions; located in the eyes
  19. Bhrajaka Pitta
    The form of Pitta which digests sensory impressions of touch, temperature, pressure, and pain; located in the skin
  20. Ranjaka Pitta
    The form of Pitta which produces blood; located in the liver
  21. Kledaka Kapha
    The form of Kapha which protects the stomach
  22. Avalambaka Kapha
    The form of Kapha which protects the lungs and respiratory tissues from dryness
  23. Tarpaka Kapha
    The form of Kapha which protects the mind, brain, and nerve tissues; also located in the heart
  24. Bodhaka Kapha
    The form of Kapha which moistens the mucous membranes of the mouth and produces saliva
  25. Sleshaka Kapha
    The form of Kapha which provides protection and lubrication to the joints
  26. Vikruti
    The nature of imbalance
  27. The Seven Dhatus
    Dhatu, Rasa, Rakta, Mamsa, Medas, Asthi, Majja, Shruka, Ojas
  28. Dhatu
    Tissue
  29. Rasa
    Plasma, watery part of the blood
  30. Rakta
    Blood, red blood cells
  31. Mamsa
    Muscle
  32. Medas
    Fat
  33. Asthi
    Bone
  34. Majja
    Nerve Tissue
  35. Shukra
    Reproductive fluid – sperm, semen, ovum
  36. Ojas
    The energetic container that holds together all of the functions of the body giving stability

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