07 -Later Vedic Literature

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1).
The Satapatha Brahmana and Taitriya Brahmana are the Brahmana texts of ___:
2).
Which of the following Upanishads is written in prose ?
3).
Which one is the longest epic of the world?
4).
One of the writers of the Dharmashashtra disapproved the practice of Sati declaring it as an act of suicide. Identify him from the given options:
5).
Vidhushaka, a common character in Sanskrit drama is ___?
6).
Which of the following are ritualistic teachings attached to the hymns of the Vedas?
7).
Who was the founder of Yoga philosophy?
8).
Which of the following is the oldest Smriti?
9).
Which of the following Vedanga is related to metrics?
10).
Which of the Brahamana says’wife is half her husband’?
11).
Which of the following Upanishads gives clear reference of four Ashrams of individual’s life?
12).
In which of the following Vedas, the priest is Brahma?
13).
Which of the following subjects are dealt in by Kalpa Sutras?
14).
With which among the following Vedas, the Shatapatha Brahmana is related to___?
15).
King Ashvapati of the Upanishadic Age was the ruler of which among the following Kingdoms?
16).
Mundaka Upanishad, the Mandukya Upanishad and the Prashna Upanishad are associated with which of the following Vedas?
17).
Tat Tvam Asi, a sanskrit phrase, originally occurs in which of the following Upanishads?
18).
Which among the following is NOT a Vedanga?
19).
The philosophy of “Nyaya Darshan” has been ascribed to who among following?
20).
Yavanpriya in ancient Hindu Texts refers to which among the following?
21).
Who among the following is the author of Dharmasastra?
22).
Vedic mythology refers to an ancient settlement called Pushkalavati after Pushkal, who was the son of King Bharata in the epic Ramayan. What is the modern location of Pushkalavati?
23).
Which among the following are directly linked to Vedic Literature:
  1. Dharamasutra
  2. Acaranga Sutra
  3. Avatamsaka Sutra
Choose the correct option:
24).
Which among the following veda has been described as “Braham Veda”?
25).
Earth, Water, Fire, Air, and Ether (sky) these are the panchtatvas (5 elements) and when they combine they give rise to new objects. This is a principle of which of the Vedic philosophies?
26).
Which among the following comprises ” Code of Laws” ?
27).
Who among the following is compiled the work ” Ravanavadham”?
28).
which among the following Brahman provides details of cultivation process?
29).
Brahma Sutra of Badrayan are the logical point of starting of which of the following philosophies?
30).
Gopatha Brahman is a part of which of the following Vedas?
31).
Which among the following philosophy deals with Logic?
32).
Shatapatha Brahmana belongs to which of the following Vedas?
33).
Kumarila Bhatta , who was a Hindu philosopher and scholar from Prayag, was an acharya of which of the following ?
34).
Which of the following authorities lays down a priority of inheritance which places the wife, followed by daughters immediately after sons?
35).
Which among the following is Not Correctly matched? (Vedas & Brahman)
36).
"The greatest law giver ” of ancient India was who among the following?
37).
Partha was the name of which of the following character in Mahabharta?
38).
Which among the following is a ritualistic Veda?
39).
Preservation of the genealogies of the gods, Risis and famous kings, is the duty of the Sutas or bards. Which among the following says this ?
40).
Which among the following is the theme of “Katyayana Srauta sutra”?
41).
Which among the following work was originally called as Jaya Kavya?
42).
Vajasneya belongs to the following Veda?
43).
Which among the following Brahaman gave an account of agricultural operations for a season?
44).
In context with Vedic culture, in which of the following categories will be kept Gopath?
45).
Ashtadhyayi, Mahabhasya & Nirkuta are related to which of the following?
46).
In which among the following , the first description about the Bhils , a tribe of Rajasthan was found?
47).
Consider the following statements:
  1. Entire Smriti literature is Post Vedic Literature
  2. Entire Shruti Literature is Vedic Literature
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
48).
Consider the following statements:
  1. The central theme of Kathopnishad is immortality
  2. The central theme of Mandukya Upnishad is Aum
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
49).
 Dhravya guna shastra, which deals with several species of medicinal plants is a part of which among the following ?
50).
“Tamso Ma Jyotirgamaya” ” Lead us from Darkness to Light” , this comes from which among the following Upanishadas?
51).
Consider the following matches:
  1. Kena Upanishad : Sam Veda
  2. Katha Upanishad: Krishna yajurveda
  3. Prasna Upanishad : Samveda
  4. Mandukya Upanishad: atharvaveda
Which among the above is / are correct?
52).
As per the ancient Indian Texts, the land between which among the following two rivers has been called “Brahamavarta”?
53).
Which among the following Vedic Texts gives a systematic exposition of the ‘theory of rebirth’ for the first time?
54).
The doctrine of ‘Vyuhavada’ is associated with which among the following Sects (or) cults of India?
1. The Satapatha Brahmana and Taitriya Brahmana are the Brahmana texts of ___:
[A] Rigveda
[B] Yajurveda
[C] Samaveda
[D] Atharavaveda
2. Which of the following Upanishads is written in prose ?
[A] Isa
[B] Katha
[C] Brihadaranyaka
[D] Svetasvatara
3. Which one is the longest epic of the world?
[A] Ramayana
[B] Ramcharitmanas
[C] Mahabharata
[D] Hanuman Chalisa
4. One of the writers of the Dharmashashtra disapproved the practice of Sati declaring it as an act of suicide. Identify him from the given options:
[A] Angiras
[B] Medhatithi
[C] Usana
[D] Visnu
5. Vidhushaka, a common character in Sanskrit drama is ___?
[A] Brahmana
[B] Kshatriya
[C] Vaishya
[D] Shudra
6. Which of the following are ritualistic teachings attached to the hymns of the Vedas?
[A] Brahmanas
[B] Upanishads
[C] Aranyakas
[D] Itihasas
7. Who was the founder of Yoga philosophy?
[A] Jaimini
[B] Kapila
[C] Akshapada Gautam
[D] Patanjali
8. Which of the following is the oldest Smriti?
[A] Manu Smriti
[B] Yajnvalkya Smriti
[C] Narad Smriti
[D] Brihaspati Smriti
9. Which of the following Vedanga is related to metrics?
[A] Kalpa
[B] Nirkuta
[C] Chhanda
[D] Shiksha
10. Which of the Brahamana says’wife is half her husband’?
[A] Satapatha Brahamana
[B] Aitareya Brahamana
[C] Gopatha Brahamana
[D] Taittiriya Brahmana
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