Indian Culture MCQs

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1. Santhara is a religious ritual related to ___?

[A] Jain
[B] Saiva
[C] Sakta
[D] Vaishnava

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2. The Sangai Festival is organized in __:

[A] Assam
[B] Manipur
[C] Bihar
[D] Nagaland

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3. Where is Largest Monastery in India?

[A] Jetavana
[B] Kardang Monastery
[C] Tawang Monasatery
[D] Zang Dhok Palri Phodang

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4. Kumarila Bhatta , who was a Hindu philosopher and scholar from Prayag, was an acharya of which of the following ?

[A] Mimansa
[B] Samkhya
[C] Vedanata
[D] None of the above

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5. Who among the following is also venerated as “Second Buddha”?

[A] Padmasambhava
[B] Avalokitesvara
[C] Maitreya
[D] Mahasthamaprapta

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6. The only Dravidian language that is spoken entirely outside India is ___:

[A] Tulu
[B] Kurukh
[C] Brahui
[D] Gondi

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7. For the first time, Indian Music genres were divided into Marga Sangeet (Classical Music) and Desi Sangeet (Folk Music) by __?

[A] Natyashashtra
[B] Brihaddeshi
[C] Sangeet Ratnakara
[D] Sangeet Martand

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8. “Paika Akhada” is also known as sword fighting. This martial art is predominantly practised in which state of India?

[A] Rajasthan
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Odisha
[D] Tamil Nadu

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9. Which of the following is not a school of Hindu Philosophy?

[A] Yoga
[B] Lokayata
[C] Samkhya
[D] Vedanta

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10. Which of the following schools of philosophy was originally known as Lokayata and Brahaspatya?

[A] Charvaka
[B] Ajivika
[C] Samkhya
[D] Vaisheshika

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