Indian Culture MCQs

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11. What type of settlement is found among the Tharu tribe of the Tarai region?

[A] Compact
[B] Hamlet
[C] Scattered
[D] Dispersed

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12. How many nastika philosophies did exist in ancient times, rejecting the authority of the Vedas?

[A] Five
[B] Three
[C] Six
[D] Four

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13. Which of the following philosophies accepts three of six pramanas (proofs) as the only reliable means of gaining knowledge?

[A] Sankhya
[B] Yoga
[C] Vaisheshika
[D] Mimamsa

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14. Which of the following is the oldest Veda?

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

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15. Which of the following schools of  thoughts is known for its belief in Niyati (“Fate”)  or doctrine of absolute determinism?

[A] Adaita Vedanta
[B] Vaisesika
[C] Ajivika
[D] Yoga

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16. Which of the following ways was followed by Bhakti scholars/poets in imaging the nature of the divine?

[A] Nirguna Brahman
[B] Saguna Brahman
[C] Both of the above
[D] None of the above

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17. Who among the following is also known as Purna Prajna and Ananda Tirtha?

[A] Adi Shankaracharya
[B] Madhvacharya
[C] Ramanuja
[D] Vyaas

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18. Which of the following folk dances is associated with Rajasthan?

[A] Veedhi
[B] Jhora
[C] Rauf
[D] Suisini

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19. The famous Kandariya Mahadeva temple is located at which region?

[A] Hampi
[B] Khajurao
[C] Vidisha
[D] Gangaikondacholapuram

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20. In which state is the Kamakhya Temple situated?

[A] Assam
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Chhattisgarh
[D] Arunachal Pradesh

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