- any of the five layers of physical and mental being composing the personal self, Atman being within the innermost layer.
Origin of kosha
From the Sanskrit word kośa
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Examples from the Web for kosha
I have seen a kosha which is still in use in the neighbourhood of Badami.
To mark this individuality it was commonly enclosed in a metal case (kosha) bearing one or more human faces.
To this end the railway was continued another hundred miles, from Kosha to Kerma, which point was reached in May, 1897.The Rise of Rail-Power in War and Conquest, 1833-1914
Edwin A. Pratt
Specially-appointed Rabbis see that the food is properly prepared, as everything must be kosha, or legally clean.Cities of the Dawn
J. Ewing Ritchie