body in discussions of the soul

Martin Gansten Martin.Gansten at TEOL.LU.SE
Mon Apr 11 15:57:30 UTC 2005

>I'm out on a limb here, but I'm not convinced that body/soul is a
>fundamental binary pair in Sanskritic culture.  

Deha/dehin (or sharîra/sharîrin, etc) seems to be a fairly common binary
pair (more or less related as external to internal) at least from the
Upanishads onwards.

Martin Gansten

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