100 Simple Questions on Personalities & events in Ancient Indian literature

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?

Ans- Ikshvaku


Q2. Arjuna’s bow is Gandeev. What’s the name of Lord Vishnu’s bow?

Ans -Sharang

Q3. Lord Rama had three brothers. He had an elder sister too. What was her name?

Ans- Shanta


Q4. Vedic literature is known as “Buddhimatam Varshitam” (clever among them
Wise)?

Ans- Hanuman


Q5. Adi-kavi Valmiki wrote the ‘Ramayana’. Who wrote ‘Ram-charit-manas’?

Ans- Tulsidas


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?

Ans- Yuyutsu


Q8. Who blocked the entry of the Chakravyuha after Abhimanyu entered ?

Ans- Jayadrath

Q9. Krishna wed a Vaanara girl Jambhvati. Bhima
married a Rakshashi. Who?

Hidimba


Q10. Bhima killed Duryodhana & his brothers.
Arjuna killed Karna. Who killed Shakuni?

Sehdev


Q11. What is the name of Lord Shiva’s bow?

Pinaka


Q12. Which daughter of Lord Shiva Daksha Prajapati was married to?

. Sati,


Q13. On Sati’s death, Veerbhadra cut off Daksha’s
head. With which animal’s head was Daksha revived?

Goat


Q14. The symbolic form of Shiva is the Shivalingam.
What is his dancing form known as?


Nataraj

Q15. What was the name of the three revolving
cities that Shiva destroyed with one arrow?

Tripura


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?

Agastya

Q19. Where does Lord Shiva stay?

Mount
Kailash


Q20. Who is the animal mount of Lord Shiva?

Nandi bull

Q21. Which kanda features the Bhagavad Gita in the Mahabharata?

Sixth


Q22. Who spoke the first verse in the Bhagavad
Gita?

King Dhritrashtra of
Hastinapur

Q23. Who spoke last verse in the Bhagavad Gita?

Sanjay


Q24. What is the number of verses of bhagavad gita?

Seven hundred

Q25. How many chapters does the Bhagavad Gita
have?

Eighteen


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?

Surya,
the sun-god


Q28. In His universal form, what does Lord Krishna
say He is?

Time

Q29. Which king was blessed with duty by deeds?

King Janak

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