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Kāyavijñāna (P. kāyaviññāṇa; T. lus kyi rnam par shes pa ལུས་ཀྱི་རྣམ་པར་ཤེས་པ་; C. shenshi 身識) is translated as "body consciousness," "tactile consciousness," etc.

The body consciousness arises through contact (sparsa) between tangible objects and the body faculty.

The body consciousness perceives/congnizes tangible objects.

The body consciousness is identified as: