Action of Taste in Ayurveda
6.2 The Six Tastes
In Ayurveda balancing the humors by balancing taste in your daily food, is a quintessential concept. The "ayurvedic" tastes are: sweet, sour, salt, pungent (spicy), bitter and astringent.
6.2.1 Taste and Western Society
6.2.2 Big-R or the Balanced Taste
6.2.3 Six Tastes in Ayurveda