His Dark Materials
His Dark Materials

The multiverse was the set of multiple parallel universes that together comprised all of reality. In Lyra's world, the idea that there were multiple universes was first posited by the theologians Barnard and Stokes, who were silenced by the Magisterium.[1] It was known that there were thousands,[2] millions[3][4] and even billions of worlds in the multiverse, all with conscious life.[5]

There were several known worlds in the multiverse:

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  1. Northern Lights, Chapter 2
  2. The Amber Spyglass, Chapter 28
  3. The Amber Spyglass, Chapter 29
  4. The Amber Spyglass, Chapter 31
  5. The Amber Spyglass, Chapter 34
Worlds Lyra's worldWill's worldWorld of CittàgazzeWorld of the deadMulefa worldGallivespian worldRepublic of HeavenKingdom of Heaven