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GENERAL AWARENESS : QUIZ - 6


NO.

QUESTION

ANSWER

01

The Holy Book of Sikhs is known as

The Granth Sahib

02

Mahabharata is sometimes called as the

Fifth Veda

03

The Holy Book of Islam is

The Holy Koran

04

The duration of the Kurukshetra War was

Eighteen Days

05

The Holy Book of Christianity is

The Holy Bible

06

Jesus Christ was crucified in the year

29 AD

07

The original name given to Mahabharata was

Jaya

08

The founder of Buddhism was

Gautama Buddha

09

The founder of Christainity was

Jesus Christ

10

The founder of Islam was

Mohammed the Prophet

11

The founder of Sikhism was

Guru Nanak Dev

12

The language in which Gautama Buddha preached was

Magadhi

13

`Mimamasa Sutra' was written by

Jamini

14

Swami Vivekananda, in his younger days,was known as

Narendranath

15

Swami Vivekananda participated in a conference of World Religions held at

Chicago

16

Ayurveda literally means

Science of life

17

The Ramakrishna Mission was started by

Swami Vivekanand

18

The Indo Greek king who adopted Buddhism was

Menander

19

The most ancient Veda is

Atharva Veda

20

The last Guru of Sikhs was

Guru Govind Singh

21

The sacred scripture of Parsis is

Zhend Avesta

22

Adi Shankaracharya was born in

Keladi(Kerala)

23

Trivendrum is also known as the

Holy city of Anatha

24

The king who was famous for always speaking the truth was

Raja Harishchandra

25

How many Vedas are there

Four

26

How many Puranas are there

Eighteen

27

How many Upanishads are there

Twelve

28

Bhishma was also known as

Gangeya

29

The Govardhan Mutt at Puri in Orissa was established by

Adi Shankaracharya

30

Dronacharya's son was

Ashwathama

31

The language in which the sacred scriptures of Buddhism are written is

Pali

32

The founder of Dharma Shastra was

Bodayana

33

The famous saint who called his wife as his mother Goddess was

Ramakrishna Paramahamsa

34

The Muslim saint who is considered as the Special Protector of children is

Shah Madar

35

The earlier name of Bhisma was

Devarat

36

The three famous epics of India are

Ramayana,Bhagavata and Mahabharatha

37

"Satyartha Prakash" was written by

Dayanand Saraswati

38

The Buddhist temples in Burma are known as

Pagoda

39

Gayatri Japa was composed by

Vishwamitra

40

The Bhagavata was narrated to king Parikshit by

Suka Maharishi

41

The Ramayana written by Tulasidas is called

Rama Charita Manasa

42

Gautama Buddha was born in

Lumbini

43

Chinese Buddhism is also known as

Sushrutha Samhita

44

Gautama Buddha is also known as

The Light of Asia

45

The place of worship of Hindus is

The Temple

46

The place of worship of Christains is

The Church

47

The place of worship of Muslims is

The Mosque

48

The place of worship of Sikhs

The Gurudwara

49

The place of worship of Parsis

The Fire Temple

50

Jesus Christ was born in the year

4 BC

51

The Head of the Roman Catholic Church is known as

The pope

52

Songs sung in the praise of God are known as

Hymns

53

The God of agriculture in Roman Mythology is

Saturn

54

Gautama Buddha's original name was

Siddhartha

55

Shiva is considered as the god of

Creation and destruction

56

Brahma is considered as the god of

Creator

57

Ramayana was written by

Valmiki

58

Buddha attained enlightenment in

Bodh Gaya

59

Chaitanya was devoted to

Lord Krishna

60

Artha Shastra was written by

Chanakya

61

Kautilya was the real name of

Chanakya

62

Moin-ud-din Chisti is a

Sufi Saint

63

Mahavira is also known as

Vardhamana

64

Kumarasambhava was written by

Kalidas

65

Raghuvamsa was written by

Kalidas

66

Mahabharata was translated in Tamil by

Rajaji

67

Mahabharata was translated into Persian by

Mir Ghiasuddin Ali Qazbini

68

Lingaraj temple is located in

Bhubaneshwar

69

Lord Jagannath temple is located in

Puri

70

Tirupathi is famous for

Sri Venkateshwara Temple

71

Gaya is a pilgrimage place for

Hindus

72

Gaya is located in

Bihar

73

Lord Mahavir breathed his last at

Pawapuri

74

Bodh Gaya is located at

Bihar

75

Bodh Gaya is sacred place for

Buddhists

76

The Shrine of Saibaba is located at

Temple of Lord Krishna

77

Ajmer is a pilgrim centre for

Muslims

78

Varanasi is a famous pilgrimage centre for

Hindus

79

River Ganga is sacred for

Hindus

80

Ayodhya is located in

Uttar Pradesh

81

Jama Masjid is located at

New Delhi

82

Lotus Temple is located at

Delhi

83

Mangesh temple is located at

Goa

84

Somnath is located at

Gujarat

85

The largest Church in Asia is

Se Cathedral

86

Meenakshi temple is located at

Madurai

87

India's biggest Mosque is

Jama Masjid,Delhi

88

Golden Temple was built in

1577 AD

89

Badrinath is located in

Uttar Pradesh

90

Sarnath is pilgrimage centre for

Buddhists

91

Sun temple is located at

Shri Govindajee temple

92

Lonavla is famous for

Buddhist Caves

93

The Great Stupa is located at

Sanchi

94

The birth place of Adi Shankaracharya is

Kaladi

 

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