Trivia Quiz: Do You Have Basic Knowledge About Bhagavad Gita?

19 Questions | Total Attempts: 331

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  • 1. 
    Name of Chapter 6 of Gita is –
    • A. 

      Dhyana Yoga

    • B. 

      Karma Samnyasa Yoga

    • C. 

      Sankhya Yoga

    • D. 

      Karma Yoga

  • 2. 
    One who has achieved mastery over his senses and mind is called (6.4)
    • A. 

      Arjuna

    • B. 

      Dharmatma

    • C. 

      Ajnani

    • D. 

      Yogarudha

  • 3. 
    Yoga is not for one who eats too much nor for one who abstains too much from eating, neither for one who sleeps too much nor is wakeful
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    As a lamp placed in a windless place does not flicker – is used to describe
    • A. 

      A yogi who eats no food

    • B. 

      A yogi of controlled mind.

    • C. 

      A person who is unable to control the senses

    • D. 

      A person who is always awake

  • 5. 
    A mind is controlled when
    • A. 

      The person is able to fulfill all desires.

    • B. 

      The person attempts to satisfy all sense needs.

    • C. 

      It rests in the self alone and is free from longing and all desires.

    • D. 

      When the person is able to go without food for 2 days

  • 6. 
    He who sees Me everywhere and sees everything in Me, he never gets separated from Me, no do I get separated from him.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Who sees all with impartiality?
    • A. 

      He who is able to follow rituals and fasting

    • B. 

      He who partakes in satsangs

    • C. 

      He who attains Deeksha and wears the robe of a Sanyasi

    • D. 

      He who sees self abiding in all creatures and all creatures in Self.

  • 8. 
    Krishna agrees that mind is restless and difficult to control but it can be controlled through
    • A. 

      By fasting and through prayers

    • B. 

      By practice and dispassion

    • C. 

      By keeping vigil at night for 108 days

    • D. 

      By fulfilling all the desires of the mind

  • 9. 
    What happens to those Yogis who are fallen?
    • A. 

      They end up taking birth as animals.

    • B. 

      Thy are again born in the home of pure and wise yogis

    • C. 

      They end up in hell.

    • D. 

      They are born in poor families.

  • 10. 
    To make the mind single-pointed in meditation, one should
    • A. 

      Little by little make mind abide in self

    • B. 

      Should act fast by sitting for hours in meditation.

    • C. 

      Should remove all those things from home that distract the mind.

    • D. 

      Should withdraw to a cave in the Himalayas.

  • 11. 
    Krishna advices moderation in fasting and other rituals (6.16)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Krishna supports those people who do not eat and torture body in the name of fasting (6.16)
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    The real test for one who has conquered Self is (6.8)
    • A. 

      To remain working

    • B. 

      To show equanimity in profit and loss

    • C. 

      To keep nirjala (without water) fasting

    • D. 

      To remain in solitude

  • 14. 
    Krishna says that a man of perfection regards all relationship with equal love (6.9)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    A self realized soul gives importance to stone and not to gold (6.8)
    • A. 

      True – because for him stone is better

    • B. 

      False – because for him stone and gold are the same

  • 16. 
    Free from hope is essential to control the mind (6.10)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    To meditate Seat made of ----- is advised by Krishna
    • A. 

      Those that is dried after removing paddy or rice

    • B. 

      Tulsi leaves

    • C. 

      Kusha or Durva Grass

    • D. 

      Arka leaves

  • 18. 
    Does Arjuna ask any question in chapter 6?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

  • 19. 
    Arjuna has his doubts regarding whether it is easy to control the mind?
    • A. 

      True – Arjuna thinks mind is fickle, turbulent, violent and obstinate and it is difficult to control – attempting to control it is like controlling the wind.

    • B. 

      False – Arjuna thinks it is easy to control mind through self control, brahmacharya and through meditation.

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