From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Sometimes transliterated as: Siksana, Ziksana, shiksana
Śiksana literally means Education.
The training that helps one to eliminate the impurities of the mind and develop great virtues is śikṣaṇa in the true sense.
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore