Jambudvipa (sanskrit: Rosenapfelbaumkontinent) bezeichnet im Hinduismus/Jainismus einen Kontinent der irdischen Welt (Bhurloka), der durch acht Gebirge in neun Gebiete aufgeteilt ist. Die südlichste hiervon heißt Bharata.


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