Indian Culture General Studies MCQs

71. Siddhiyoga was written by which of the following?

[A] Patanjali
[B] Vrinda
[C] Madhavakar
[D] Dridhabala

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72. The writers named Prithusvami, Bhattotpala and Vijavanandi belong to which of the following centuries?

[A] 9th
[B] 10th
[C] 11th
[D] 12th

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73. Which of the following was the author of Yogasutra?

[A] Patanjali
[B] Bhaskaracharya
[C] Kasyapa
[D] Vrinda

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74. Which of the following wrote Sarasvali?

[A] Prithusvami
[B] Bhattotpala
[C] Vijavanandi
[D] Kalyanavarman

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75. Which of the following is correct regarding Delhi Sultans?
1. They converted a number of Hindu temples into mosques.
2. They forbade new Hindu places of worship but allowed the repair of old temples.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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76. The Kotla fort at Delhi was the creation of which of the following?

[A] Ghyasuddin Tughlaq
[B] Firoz Tughlaq
[C] Sikander Lodhi
[D] Ibrahim Lodhi

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77. Which of the following built a palace in the Qila Rai Pithora and named it Qasr-i-Safed?

[A] Qutbuddin Aibak
[B] Iltutmish
[C] Balban
[D] None of the above

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78. Which of the following statements are correct?
1. Vittalaswamy and Hazara Ramaswamy temples built by Deva Raya I.
2. Hazara Ramaswamy temple adorned with sculptures illustrates the main events from the Ramayana.
3. Vittalaswami temple is a portrays magnificence in floral sculpture.
Select the correct option 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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79. Which of the following are also variously known as fuqara and dervish?

[A] Followers of Sufism
[B] Followers of HInduism
[C] Followers of Bhakti movement
[D] Followers of Jainism

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80. Which of the following statements are correct regarding Sufism?
1. Sufism stresses on love and devotion as effective means of the realisation of God.
2. Sufis lay stress on inner purity.
3. Sufism stressed on meditation, good actions, repentance for sins, performance of prayers and pilgrimages, fasting,
    charity, and suppression of passions by ascetic practices.
Select the correct option 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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