Agnibheda (Kinds of digestive activity)
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Notes :- Agni, literally fire, refers to the fire-like activity in the alimentary canal, responsible or digestion of food. This activity is influenced by the condition of the doas. When all the three doas are in equilibrium, the digestion of food will be perfect in all respects and that is samdgni-normal digestion; but when the doas get aggravated (increased) they bring about their own characteristic changes in the digestive activity also. When Vãta is aggravated, the digestion becomes irregular, erratic different from time to time and accompanied with flatulance etc., such a digestive activity, is visamagni.
When Pitta is aggravated the digestive activity is very intense, even large quatities of food get digested very quickly and there is burning sensation, thirst, etc. during digestion; such a condition is Tikhnadgni.
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