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Atlantis is purportedly a sunken continent, a crucible, upon which a previous evolutionary phase of humanity was stewed.


The concept is popular in the New Age movement.

The concept is found in Rudolph Steiner's book Cosmic Memory[1] where is used to describe the evolution of the fourth "Root Race"


  1. Steiner, Rudolph. Cosmic Memory. Kindle Edition.