Nadi Koota

Nadi Koota is about the three Dosas Vata (wind), Pitta (bile) and Kapha resp. Sheshma (phlegm). It has an influence on physiological matching of the couple.

Nadi matching is important for the health of the children, too.

In Astakoota the Nadis are called Adi, Madhya and Antya. The table below summarizes the three Nadis.

Koota Name Ayurvedic Name English Name
Adi Vata Wind
Madhya Pitta Bile
Antya Kapha Phlegm
The Nadis are based upon the Nakshatra position of the Moon at the time of birth. The Nakshatras assigned to the Nadis are

Nadi Nakshatras
Adi Aswini, Ardra, Punarvasu, Uttaraphalguni, Hasta, Jyeshta, Moola, Satabhisha, Poorvabhadra
Madhya Bharani, Mrigasira, Pushyami, Poorvaphalguni, Chitra, Anuradha, Poorvashadha, Dhanista, Uttarabhadra
Antya Krittika, Rohini, Aslesha, Magha, Swati, Visakha, Uttarashadha, Sravana, Revati

Nadi Matching

The couple should have different Nadis in order to get 8 point. Otherwise no point is given.