General Studies: Important for Exam: Ancient Indian History MCQ Part 12

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Q. Which of the following Jain tirthankara is believed to have been a relative of lord Krishna?

(a) Adinatha

(b) Neminatha

(c) Parsvanatha

(d) Shantinatha

Q. which of the following is the most important god worshipped by the followers of Bhagavatism?

(a) Krishna

(b) Varsha

(c) Vishnu

(d) Narayan

Q. The term ‘Dharmachkra pravartana’ in Buddhist terminology means

(a) Belief in the cycle of birth and death

(b) Attainment of Nirvanas by Buddha

(c) First sermon of Buddha

(d) Buddha՚s victory over desire

Q. Which of the following were denied by Buddha?

1. The authority of the Vedas

2. Varna systems

3. Efficacy of rituals

4. The theory of rebirth

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

(a) 1,2 and 3

(b) 1,3 and 4

(c) 1,2 and 4

(d) 2,3 and

Q. Which of the following Bodhisattvas is represented in Buddhist art as carrying a lotus?

(a) Manjushree

(b) Mireya

(c) Avalokitesvara

(d) Vajrayanism

Q. Match the List – I wish List – II and select the correct answer

Match the List – I Wish List – II and Select the Correct Answer
List – IList – II
A. Birth of Buddha1. Sarmatia
B. Nirvana of Buddha2. Lumina
C. First sermon of Buddha3. Kusinagar
D. Attack on Buddha4. Rajagriha
5. Bodhgaya

(a) 2 3 4 5

(b) 2 3 1 4

(c) 3 2 4 1

(d) 3 4 2 5

Q. Who among the following was the Buddhist philosopher of Kashmiri origin who played an important role in spreading Buddhism in China and Central Asia in the fourth – fifth century A. D. ?

(a) Naga Sean

(b) Kumarajiva

(c) Nagarjuna

(d) Attica Dipika

Q. Which of the following is not regarded as one of the five manifestations of Vasudeva – Krishna in the Bhagavatism religion?

(a) Samba

(b) Aniruddha

(c) Narayan

(d) Pradyumna

Q. Which of the following terms does not denote a Jaida text?

(a) Purvis

(b) Angus

(c) Upping՚s

(d) Nirgranthas

Q. Which of the following was not a characteristic feature of Bhagavatism?

(a) Devotion

(b) Pilgrimages

(c) Fasting

(d) Social Rigidity

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