Australian - A moon-god of the Bathurst and Melville Islands. He went off with the wife of Purukupali who left her son to die in the heat of the sun. Tjapara fought with Purukupali who took his son's body and walked into the sea. Tjapara then became the moon. Sometimes known as Tjapara, Moon-man, Moon-man, Moon Man or Moon Man.

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