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Meaning of "dakshina"

Word

Dakshina

Sanskrit

दक्षिण

IAST

dakṣiṇa

In General

A Vedic goddess

Veda

Dakshina is the goddess of divine discernment.

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Reward

The sacrificial fee paid to a priests or a teacher for their service

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Dakshinaदक्षिणाdakṣiṇā

Reward

The sacrificial fee paid to a priests or a teacher for their service

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Dakshinamurtiदक्षिणामूर्तिdakṣiṇāmūrti

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