Pulse Reading (nadi vijnanam)
Nadi means pulse and vijnanam means understanding (in sanskrit).
The reading is done by placing three fingers on the client’s wrist. (Pulse). The reading is on the three Doshas (dynamic forces), Vata, Pitta and Kapha and its subdivisions. Seventy different variations of the pulse can be read and they have all different meanings.
The pulse is the expression of the state of a person’s mental and physical health.