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Mythical continent located to the west of Mt. Meru and said to be populated by human beings who live outdoors and sleep on the ground. Due to the clockwise rotation of the sun over the four mythical continents, sunrise in Aparagoyāna coincides with midday in Jambudvīpa.the southern continent coinciding with the known world at that time.

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