100 Simple Questions on Personalities & events in Ancient Indian literature. Ancient Indian literature Question and Answer in the English Language.
Simple Questions on Personalities & events in Ancient Indian literature
Q1. Which grandson of the sun, Lord Ram, gives his name to the tribe from which he comes?
Q2. Arjuna’s bow is Gandeev. What’s the name of Lord Vishnu’s bow?
Q3. Lord Rama had three brothers. He had an elder sister too. What was her name?
Q4. Vedic literature is known as “Buddhimatam Varshitam” (clever among them
Q5. Adi-kavi Valmiki wrote the ‘Ramayana’. Who wrote ‘Ram-charit-manas’?
Q6. The ‘Bhagavad Gita’ has 700 verses. How many does the ‘Mahabharata’ have?
Ans- One lakh
Q7. The Mahabharata, the son of King Dhritarashtra, survived the war. who?
Q8. Who blocked the entry of the Chakravyuha after Abhimanyu entered ?
Q9. Krishna wed a Vaanara girl Jambhvati. Bhima
married a Rakshashi. Who?
Q10. Bhima killed Duryodhana & his brothers.
Arjuna killed Karna. Who killed Shakuni?
Q11. What is the name of Lord Shiva’s bow?
Q12. Which daughter of Lord Shiva Daksha Prajapati was married to?
Q13. On Sati’s death, Veerbhadra cut off Daksha’s
head. With which animal’s head was Daksha revived?
Q14. The symbolic form of Shiva is the Shivalingam.
What is his dancing form known as?
Q15. What was the name of the three revolving
cities that Shiva destroyed with one arrow?
Q16. Which trio of Shiva did the gods send to marry Goddess Parvati to break up?
. Kama, Rati, Vasant
Q17. What is the name of lord Shiva’s three sons?
Kartikeya, Ganesh, Ayyappa
Q18. One sage could not attend Shiva-Parvati
marriage as the world began tilting. Who?
Q19. Where does Lord Shiva stay?
Q20. Who is the animal mount of Lord Shiva?
Q21. Which kanda features the Bhagavad Gita in the Mahabharata?
Q22. Who spoke the first verse in the Bhagavad
King Dhritrashtra of
Q23. Who spoke last verse in the Bhagavad Gita?
Q24. What is the number of verses of bhagavad gita?
Q25. How many chapters does the Bhagavad Gita
Q26. What stands at the spot today where the
Bhagavad Gita was spoken?
A banyan tree next to a pond called Jyotisar
Q27. Whom did Krishna tell the science of yoga to in
the beginning of the era?
Q28. In His universal form, what does Lord Krishna
say He is?
Q29. Which king was blessed with duty by deeds?