21 -Bactrian Greeks in India

12345678910111213
1).
Who were the first rulers in India to issue gold coins attributed to the Kings?
2).
Which Greek ambassador set up a pillar in honour of Vishnu?
3).
Menander I, the famous Indo-Greek ruler set up his capital at which place?
4).
Which Buddhist monk converted Milinda (Indo-Greek king) to Buddhism?
5).
The conversation between Nagasena and Menander-I related to Buddhism is recorded in which book?
6).
Which Greek King of Bactria invaded India about 190 B.C.?
7).
The governors called Strategos were introduced by __?
8).
Heliodorus’ a Greek ambassador of the Indo-Greek king was sent to the court of which ruler?
9).
Heliodorus was the Greek ambassador of which of the following Indo-Greek kings?
10).
Milinda-Panho is a pali text which record discussion between Milinda and Nagsena. Milinda was a ________?
11).
The earliest epigraphic evidence for the existence of the Bhagavata cult is found in Madhya Pradesh which is the Garuda pillar inscription of Besnagar. It was erected by whom?
12).
Meander who was an Indo Greek king accepted which of the following religion ?
13).
Who among the following started the practice of military governships in India , by leaving the military governors called “Strategos” in India?
1. Who were the first rulers in India to issue gold coins attributed to the Kings?
[A] Sungas
[B] Kanvas
[C] Indo Greeks
[D] Sakas
2. Which Greek ambassador set up a pillar in honour of Vishnu?
[A] Megasthenes
[B] Heliodoros
[C] Theodorus
[D] Plato
3. Menander I, the famous Indo-Greek ruler set up his capital at which place?
[A] Sialkot
[B] Pathankot
[C] Rajkot
[D] Sialdah
4. Which Buddhist monk converted Milinda (Indo-Greek king) to Buddhism?
[A] Nagasena
[B] Gautam Budha
[C] Shakyamuni
[D] Mahadharmaraksita
5. The conversation between Nagasena and Menander-I related to Buddhism is recorded in which book?
[A] Milindapanho
[B] Panhomenanda
[C] Nagapanho
[D] Menandapanho
6. Which Greek King of Bactria invaded India about 190 B.C.?
[A] Demetrius
[B] Alexander
[C] Seleucus Nicator
[D] Menander
7. The governors called Strategos were introduced by __?
[A] Sakas
[B] Indo-Greeks
[C] Kushanas
[D] Bactrians
8. Heliodorus’ a Greek ambassador of the Indo-Greek king was sent to the court of which ruler?
[A] Bhagbhadra
[B] Devabhut
[C] Pushyamitra
[D] Ghosha
9. Heliodorus was the Greek ambassador of which of the following Indo-Greek kings?
[A] Antialcidas Nikephoros
[B] Selecus Nicator
[C] Alexander
[D] Constantine
10. Milinda-Panho is a pali text which record discussion between Milinda and Nagsena. Milinda was a ________?
[A] Satvahan King
[B] Shunga King
[C] Indo Greek Ruler
[D] Nanda king
Advertisement

Kindly help us to keep GKToday updated and error free. Use this form to report error or outdated information in questions. We shall rectify asap...