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Diksa (initiation), Hindu goddess, is mentioned in Vedic and Puranic texts. She was consort of Ugar and mother of Santana. Her name is also the name of the Buddhist Tantric initiation ceremony. A.G.H.
Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 67