Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions
Which of the following is not an important work of Kalidasa?
The Cholas were the only known rulers in the history of India to have undertaken successful overseas naval expeditions. Who of the following Chola rulers successfully invaded Laccadives, Maldives, Sri Lanka and Sumatra?
Both B and C above
The Upanishads are separated from the Brahmanas by treatises called..........
Outside India, Buddhism was first accepted in
Which of the following subjects is not dealt with in the Puranas?
Genealogies of gods
The largest urban centre in ancient India had been
Who among the following anticipated Newton by affirming that all things tended to gravitate to the earth?
''The greatest law giver '' of ancient India was who among the following?
Which Jain Tirthankar is considered as female by Shwetambar sect of the Jainism?
Two highest, gods in the Vedic religion were
Agni and Savitri
Vishnu and Mitra
Indra and Varuna
Surya and Pushan
Who had converted Kanishka to Buddhism?
Who was the Greek ambassador in the court of Chandragupta Maurya?
Harsha was defeated by
King of Valabhi
The famous Mehrauli Iron Pillar inscription describes the conquest of
Chandra of Indraprastha
The last great ruling dynasty of Magadha was
The painting In the Ajanta Caves shows an Indian king receiving an embassy from the king or Persia. The king receiving the embassy has been identified with
Which of the following was common to both the Harappan society and the Rigvedic society?
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?
Which among the following dynasty was founded by Vindyashakti?
Of the five vows (Panch Anuvratas) of Jainism, four existed before Mahavira. The one Which he added was
not to kill (non-injury)
not to steal
non-attachment to worldly things
There are 20 questions to complete.