Indian Culture General Studies MCQs

91. What are the religious texts of Jainism called?

[A] Agamas
[B] Tripitak
[C] Both of the above
[D] None of the above

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92. By which of the following is Hinduism defined?

[A] Six darsanas (philosophies)
[B] Two schools
[C] Four major modern currents
[D] All of the above

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93. What is Vajrayana?

[A] A branch  of Mahayana Buddhism
[B] teachings attributed to Indian adepts
[C] Tibetan Buddhism practiced in Mongolia
[D] All of the above

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94. 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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95. The ethical theory of the Yoga school is based on which of the following concepts?

[A] Yamas
[B] Niyama
[C] Both of the above
[D] None of the above

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96. What does the term Yajurveda imply?

[A] knowledge text of prose mantras
[B] knowledge of sacrifice or sacrificial texts and formulas
[C] Both of the above
[D] None of the above

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97. Satapatha Brahmana is part of which of the following Vedas?

[A] Atharvaveda
[B] Samveda
[C] Rigveda
[D] Yajurveda

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98. Which of the following is considered as the major quality of Lord Buddha?

[A] Anuttaro Purisa-damma-sarathi
[B] Satthadeva-Manussanam
[C] Bhagavathi
[D] All of the above

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99. Who  proclaims himself to be the third avatar or incarnation of Vayu?

[A] Madhavacharya
[B] Adi Shankarachaya
[C] Sage Vyas
[D] Ramanuja

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100. Who among the following believed that liberation or moksha is achievable only through the grace of God?

[A] Adi Shankaracharya
[B] Ramanuja
[C] Madhvacharya
[D] None of the above

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