Indian Culture General Studies MCQs

81. Which of the following sultan converted the grave of Shaikh Nizamuddin into a shrine with a mosque?

[A] Iltutmish
[B] Feroz Shah Tughlaq
[C] Muhammad bin Tughlaq
[D] None of the above

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82. Which of the following was the spiritual successor of Shaikh Nizamuddin?

[A] Nasiruddin Mahmud
[B] Rafiuddin Harun
[C] Qutbuddin Bakhtiyar Kaki
[D] Nizamuddin Auliya

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83. Which of the following statements are correct about the contributions of Sufism?
1. It helped by forging the feelings of solidarity and brotherhood between Hindu?Muslim  religious communities.
2. The tombs of Sufi saints have become popular places of pilgrimage for both communities.
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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84. Which of the following was the first Sikh Guru and founder of the Sikhism?

[A] Guru Gobind Singh
[B] Guru Angad
[C] Guru Nanak
[D] Guru Hargovind

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85. Which of the following statement is correct about Kampani Kalam?

[A] It was the script used in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
[B] It was a nomadic tribe of central Asia.
[C] It was a Indo-European genre of painting.
[D] Non of the above

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86. What position does Hinduism occupy in term of the number of followers?

[A] Third
[B] Second
[C] Fourth
[D] Second

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87. How many tirthankara  are the part of Jain Dharma tradition?

[A] Twenty-Five
[B] Twenty-Four
[C] Twenty
[D] Twenty-Two

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88. 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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89. In which of the following regions of the Indian subcontinent was Rigveda Samhita composed?

[A] Punjab
[B] Sindh
[C] Assam
[D] Bengal

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90. Which of the following was described as reliable means to gaining knowledge by  Bhatta sub-school of Mimansa philosophy?

[A] Anupalabdhi
[B] Pratyaksha
[C] Anumana
[D] Upamana

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