Ancient indian history quiz 128

By | August 2, 2018

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Ancient India UPSC History MCQ questions answers

Question 1
One of them was not conquered by Kaniahka from China Identify.
A
Khotan
B
Yarkand
C
Kashgar
D
Kapisa
Question 2
The founder of Jainism was
A
Rishbha
B
Neminath
C
Parsvanatha
D
Vardhaman Mahavira
Question 2 Explanation: 
Jainism is somewhat similar to Buddhism, of which it was an important rival in India. It was founded by Vardhamana Jnatiputra or Nataputta Mahavira (599-527 BC), called Jina (Spiritual Conqueror), a contemporary of Buddha.
Question 3
Most of the Hindu colonies in South East Asia had been found during the reign of the
A
Mauryas
B
Rajputas
C
Guptas
D
Cholas
Question 4
Hemis festival is dedicated to Lord Padmasambhava (Gur Rimpoche) venerated as the representative reincarnate of Buddha. In which part of India it is held every year?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Assam
C
Ladakh
D
Orissa
Question 5
Of the five vows (Panch Anuvratas) of Jainism, four existed before Mahavira. The one Which he added was
A
not to kill (non-injury)
B
not to steal
C
non-attachment to worldly things
D
celibacy
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2 thoughts on “Ancient indian history quiz 128

  1. BIBHUTI BHUSAN SWAIN

    The Answer of the first Tirthankar of Jainism is Rishabhanath not Parsvanath plse verify and correct the answer option

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    1. Narayan Changder Post author

      Jainism is somewhat similar to Buddhism, of which it was an important rival in India. It was founded by Vardhamana Jnatiputra or Nataputta Mahavira (599-527 BC), called Jina (Spiritual Conqueror), a contemporary of Buddha.

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