Indian Culture General Studies MCQs

81. Which of the following statements are correct about the impacts of Sufism?
1. The khanaqas offered peace and comfort to thousands of people.
2. The urs and other ceremonies performed in the khanaqas and dargahs developed into significant cultural institutions.
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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82. Who is the author of Ramacharitamanasa?

[A] Tulsidas
[B] Kabir
[C] Guru Nanak
[D] Ramanuja

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83. Which of the following popularised the Sankirtan/Kirtan system?

[A] Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
[B] Narsingh Mehta
[C] Saint Tyagaraja
[D] Tulsidas

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84. Zafar Khan came to the throne with the blessings of which of the following saints?

[A] Makhdurn Alauddin Ali
[B] Makhdum Jahaniyah
[C] Muhibbullah Allahabadi
[D] Salim Chishti

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85. Before joining the Suhrawardi order which of the following lived in the company of Gorakhnath?

[A] Makhdum Hamzah
[B] Saba Dawud Khaki Suhrawardi
[C] Shihabuddin Suhrawardi
[D] Shaikh Hasan

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86. Which of the following established the Qadiri order?

[A] Shah NimatuIlah Wali
[B] Shaikh Abdul Qadir Jilani
[C] Shihabuddin Suhrawardi
[D] Shah Nurullah

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87. Sultan Hussain Mirza became the disciple of which of the following saint?

[A] Shaikh Abdul Qadir Jilani
[B] Mir Muhammad Miyan
[C] Sayyid Muhammad Halabi Uchhi
[D] Ibrahim Makhdumji

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88. Which of the following were the key British architects of colonial architecture?
1) Robert Fellowes Chisholm
2) Charles Mant
3) Henry Irwin
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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89. 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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90. The  philosophy of which of the following lays emphasis on knowledge and wisdom?

[A] Upanishads
[B] Yogic Hinduism
[C] Dharmic Hinduism
[D] Bhaktivaad

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