Indian Culture General Studies MCQs

91. Which of the following Sufi Saint was patronized by the rulers of the Sur dynasty?

[A] Sayyid Yadullah
[B] Salim Chishti
[C] Qutbuddin Bakhtiyar Kaki
[D] Nizamuddin Auliya

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92. Which of the following composed the famous text Wird al Muridin?

[A] Saba Dawud Khaki Suhrawardi
[B] Makhdum Hamzah
[C] Shihabuddin Suhrawardi
[D] Bahauddin Zakariya

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93. Which of the following monuments reflects the Indo-Saracenic architecture?
1) Municipal Corporation Building, Mumbai
2) Madras High court Building
3) Victoria Memorial, Kolkata
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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94. Which of the following subjects were included in the Company school of art?
1) Landscapes and views of nature
2) Monuments
3) Indian People, dancers, fairs and festivals, and costumes.
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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95. Into which of the following are Hindu texts are classified?

[A] Sruti
[B] Smirti
[C] Both of the above
[D] None of the above

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96. Which of the following has been interpreted as the “last chapters, parts of the Veda” and alternatively as “object, the highest purpose of the Veda”?

[A] Vedanta
[B] Aranyakas
[C] Upnishadas
[D] All of the above

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97. The root of “Yoga” is found in hymn of which of the following Vedas?

[A] Rig Veda
[B] Atharveda
[C] Yajurveda
[D] Samveda

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98. Which of the following schools of  thoughts was established by Makkhali Gosala?

[A] Ajivika
[B] Charvaka
[C] Lokayat
[D] Vaisesika

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99. Ajnana schools of ancient Indian philosophy traces its origin to which of the following religions?

[A] Jainism
[B] Buddhsim
[C] Both of the above
[D] None of the above

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100. Who among the following is credited with the establishment of gurukul (Vedic schools ) in India?

[A] Ramkrishna Parmahans
[B] Ishvarchand Vidya sagar
[C] Swami Vivekanand
[D] Swami Dayananda Saraswati

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