Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Diwali Festival?

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Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Diwali Festival?

Diwali (also called Deepavali) is one of the prestigious festivals in India that lasts up to four to five days. It is India's biggest and gazetted holiday in India. There are a lot of ceremonies that take place on this day and some fine foods are also cooked, which are shared with all people. Take this quiz and check your knowledge about this festival. Happy Diwali!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where is the Lantern Festival celebrated?
    • A. 

      Israel

    • B. 

      Thailand

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      India

  • 2. 
    Unlike the rest of India, Tamilians do not burst crackers in the evening, when do they do it?
    • A. 

      Morning

    • B. 

      Evening

    • C. 

      Afternoon

    • D. 

      Forenoon

  • 3. 
    With which puja is Diwali associated?
    • A. 

      Lakshmi Puja

    • B. 

      Durga Puja

    • C. 

      Saraswathi Puja

    • D. 

      Ganesh Puja

  • 4. 
    Playing cards during Diwali is part of celebrations of which Indian Metro city?
    • A. 

      Mumbai

    • B. 

      Bangalore

    • C. 

      Chennai

    • D. 

      Delhi

  • 5. 
    Name the sweets that are made during Diwali!
    • A. 

      Gujia

    • B. 

      Besan ke Ladoo

    • C. 

      Malai Gollas

    • D. 

      Malpuas

  • 6. 
    What is the first day of Diwali season called?
    • A. 

      Diwali

    • B. 

      Dhanteras

    • C. 

      Laxmi Puja

    • D. 

      Nurak Chaturdashi

  • 7. 
    How is Diwali known as in Nepal?
    • A. 

      Tihar

    • B. 

      Lamkriyongh

    • C. 

      Lakshmi Puja

    • D. 

      Misri

  • 8. 
    Which countries besides India, declare Diwali as Public holiday?
    • A. 

      Thailand, Nepal and Malaysia

    • B. 

      Japan, Fiji, Guyana and Thailand

    • C. 

      Nepal, Fiji, Trinidad & Tobago

    • D. 

      Fiji, Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana and Malaysia

  • 9. 
    In this venture, with a pivotal Diwali sequence (where the hero witnesses his parents being murdered), led to the birth of the 'angry young man' in Bollywood. Name the movie.
    • A. 

      Zanjeer

    • B. 

      Deewar

    • C. 

      Sholay

    • D. 

      Amar Akbar and Anthony

  • 10. 
    What does the word Diwali actually mean?
    • A. 

      Festival of lights

    • B. 

      Celebration of dance

    • C. 

      Celebration of goodness

    • D. 

      Row of lights

  • 11. 
    This festival is the celebration of which two people's return from exile?
    • A. 

      Raj and Meera

    • B. 

      Krishna and Radha

    • C. 

      Ram and Sita

    • D. 

      Shankar and Parvati

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the Hindu goddess of wealth?
    • A. 

      Lakshmi

    • B. 

      Saraswathi

    • C. 

      Parvathi

    • D. 

      Durga

  • 13. 
    In what way do people celebrate diwali?
    • A. 

      By throwing water on each other

    • B. 

      By lightning fireworks

    • C. 

      By wearing new clothes everyday

    • D. 

      By going to the Fire temple

  • 14. 
    How many days does Diwali last for?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Five

    • D. 

      Three

  • 15. 
    Name the movie which features the famous song “Aayi hai diwali” 
    • A. 

      Sholay

    • B. 

      Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiya

    • C. 

      Jugnu

    • D. 

      Gambler