Indian Culture General Studies MCQs

21. In which among the following states, the people following Baul tradition are found?

[A] West Bengal
[B] Gujarath
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Bihar

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22. Elephanta Caves are predominantly attributed to which Hindu God?

[A] Lord Shiva
[B] Lord Hanuman
[C] Lord Indra
[D] Lord Brahma

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23. Which among the following Kings built the Kailashnath Temple of Ellora ?

[A] Rashtrakuta king Krishna I
[B] Narasimhavarman II
[C] Rashtrakuta king Krishna II
[D] None of the above

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24. Famous sufi saint Nizamuddin Auliya settled in Delhi during the times of __:

[A] Akbar
[B] Jahangir
[C] Shahjahan
[D] Aurangjeb

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25. Which of the following was the birth place of Guru Nanak ?

[A] Shakargarh
[B] Sultanpur
[C] Nankana Sahib
[D] Shahkot

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26. Who among the following started Ganapati Festival in 1893 and thereby gave it national character?

[A] Ganesh Damodar Savarkar
[B] Nana Patil
[C] Lok manya Tilak
[D] Vinoba Bhave

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27. The leaning temple of Huma is dedicated to which Hindu god?

[A] Shiva
[B] Rama
[C] Hanuman
[D] Krishna

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28. Who among the following got the Mahabharata translated into Persian and named it as ‘Razmnameh’ ?

[A] Akbar
[B] Jahangir
[C] Aurangzeb
[D] None of the above

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29. The festival Baisakhi or Vaisakhi is commemorates which among the following important event of Sikh History?

[A] Establishment of Akal Takht
[B] Establishment of Khalasa Panth
[C] Establishment of Guru Granth Sahib as permanent guru of Sikhs
[D] Foundation of Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar

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30. Among the five monolithic rathas of Pallavas at Mahabalipuram, the largest is ___?

[A] Arjuna
[B] Bhima
[C] Dharmaraja
[D] Draupadi

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