Vata is known as the moving force. Vata is mainly concerned with the nervous system and all bodily movement. It chews and swallows food, moves nutrients into and wastes out of cells, circulates blood and air, and retrieves and stores memories.
Physical Appearance of Vata physique: thin, very tall or very short, little muscular developmentskin: cool, dry, roughhair: dark, curly, dryeyes: small; brown, grey, or slate blue
Temperament of Vata mental: nervous, fluctuating moods, quick but short memory, creativephysical: irregular appetite, irregular elimination, prone to constipation, light sleeperenergy: comes in bursts, active, poor stamina.