Definitions for "SUBTLE BODY"
The second of four bodies within a human being (the physical, subtle, causal, and supracausal bodies), which is experienced in the dream state.
Sometimes called the etheric body, the subtle body, which is made of finer grades of physical matter than the physical body, interpenetrates the dense physical body. It receives and distributes vital energy, chi, and acts as the "software" for the physical body.
System of channels and focal points within the human organism around which PRANA circulates.