DIKSHA (1991)

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A young eight year old Brahmin boy is accepted as a student under a Vedic scholar. Whilst the teacher is away, his young widowed daughter has an affair with the local schoolmaster and falls pregnant. The scandal shatters the peace of the village, particularly the Brahmin society and she becomes the target of their fury. Set in the early 1930's in a small village in Karnataka.

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