What is material body?

Some articles on material body, body:

Shambuka - Criticism and Apologetics
... for conducting penance with a motive of attaining a celestial power with his material body, which is not an unselfish motive for which penance is meant to be performed ... to aspire for entering heaven with a material body ... The belief is that the material body, i.e ...
Centers (Fourth Way) - Centers - Subtle Bodies
... one another all people have the first body ... The bodies are as follows The Material Body (Normal Human Physical Body) ... This body is considered the seat of the lower five centers intellectual, emotional, physical, instinctual, and sexual ...

Famous quotes containing the words body and/or material:

    Every body we know surrounds himself with a fine house, fine books, conservatory, gardens, equipage, and all manner of toys, as screens to interpose between himself and his guest. Does it not seem as if man was of a very sly, elusive nature, and dreaded nothing so much as a full rencontre front to front with his fellow?
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Appalling is the soul of a man! Better might one be pushed off into the material spaces beyond the uttermost orbit of our sun, than once feel himself fairly afloat in himself.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)