09 -Rise of Jainism

1. Who among the following was the 23rd Jain Tirthankara ?
[A] Nemi Natha
[B] Mahavira
[C] Parshvanath
[D] Malinath

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2. With which among the following places, the twenty third Jain Tirthankara was associated?
[A] Vaishali
[B] Kausambi
[C] Varanasi
[D] Sravasti

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3. Emperor Akbar conferred the title of Jagatguru upon which among the following Jaina Philosophers?
[A] Anandasagar Suri
[B] Vijaykanak Suri
[C] Hira vijay Suri
[D] Vijay Shantichandra Suri

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4. In Pali texts, who among the following is referred to as Nigantha Nataputta?
[A] Gautam Buddha
[B] Mahavira
[C] Parshvanatha
[D] Rishabha

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5. Who was the first Tirthankara in Jainism?
[A] Rishabhdev
[B] Parsavanath
[C] Mahavira
[D] Munisuvrata

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6. On the bank of which river, Mahavira attained Kaivalaya?
[A] Niranjana
[B] Rijupalika
[C] Yamuna
[D] Jamuna

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7. In which year, Vardhamana Mahavira was born?
[A] 563 BC
[B] 540 BC
[C] 533 BC
[D] 560 BC

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8. Which of the following Jain Tirthankara have been mentioned in Rigveda?
[A] Rishabha and Aristanemi
[B] Mahavira and Parsvanath
[C] Rishabha and Malinath
[D] Parsvanath and Rishabha

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9. According to some Jain traditions, who was son-in-law and first disciple of Tirthankara Mahavira?
[A] Jamali
[B] Jamvant
[C] Jamval
[D] Cant’ say

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10. The name of wife of Vardhaman Mahavira was __?
[A] Yashoda
[B] Chellna
[C] Trishala
[D] Mahamaya

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