Only A True Bholenath Devotee Can Pass This Trivia Quiz!

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Only A True Bholenath Devotee Can Pass This Trivia Quiz!

Only A True Bholenath Devotee Can Pass This Trivia Quiz! Lord Shiva is one of the most powerful and important gods in the Hindu religion, and he is known by many names Bholenath being one of them. His devotees call him by this name due to his ability to grant boons without a second thought. See how big of a devotee you are by taking this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which form of Shiva is known as the Lord of animals and beasts – who controls our beastly passions?
    • A. 

      Vrkshanath

    • B. 

      Pashupati

    • C. 

      Bhuteshvar

    • D. 

      Mahakala

  • 2. 
    In which form is Shiva known as Lord of Time?
    • A. 

      Rudra

    • B. 

      Mahadev

    • C. 

      Mahakala

    • D. 

      Ardanarishwara

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Bhairava

    • B. 

      Dakshinamurti

    • C. 

      Rudra

    • D. 

      Bhuteshwar

  • 4. 
    Shiva as the great cosmic teacher is known by the name
    • A. 

      Rudra

    • B. 

      Neelakantha

    • C. 

      Dakshinamurti

    • D. 

      Kalabhairav

  • 5. 
    As the keeper of the sacred plant Soma, Shiva is known as
    • A. 

      Vaidyanath

    • B. 

      Somanath

    • C. 

      Kapalin

    • D. 

      Bhasmeshvar

  • 6. 
    Sati the wife of Shiva was the daughter of
    • A. 

      Daksha Prajapati

    • B. 

      Himavan

    • C. 

      Indra

    • D. 

      Sage Vishwamitra

  • 7. 
    To avenge Sati’s death, Shiva plucked his hair and threw it down and from it appeared
    • A. 

      Nandi

    • B. 

      Bhasmasura

    • C. 

      Chamunda

    • D. 

      Virabhadra

  • 8. 
    Shiva after Sati’s death moved away from the material world and this caused great imbalance in the universe. Who attempted to revive passion in Shiva?
    • A. 

      Sage Narada

    • B. 

      Kamadev

    • C. 

      Vishnu

    • D. 

      Brahma

  • 9. 
    Parvati was the daughter of
    • A. 

      Sage Vasishta

    • B. 

      Daskha

    • C. 

      Himavan, the king of mountains

    • D. 

      Gautam Rishi

  • 10. 
    Shiva appeared for his wedding in the form of an unruly beggar. All the people assembled there were scared. Parvati then asked Shiva to show the people what they wanted to see. Shiva then appeared in the form of
    • A. 

      Maheshwar

    • B. 

      Rudra

    • C. 

      Bholenath

    • D. 

      Sundaramurti

  • 11. 
    In which form does Parvati serve food to Shiva at Kashi
    • A. 

      Durga

    • B. 

      Annapurna

    • C. 

      Kali

    • D. 

      Gauri

  • 12. 
    Who is the blind son of Shiva?
    • A. 

      Taraka

    • B. 

      Andaka

    • C. 

      Nandi

    • D. 

      Skanda

  • 13. 
    Shiva drank the poison that appeared during the Samudra Manthan (churning of ocean) and he came to be known as
    • A. 

      Trilochan

    • B. 

      Kapardin

    • C. 

      Neelakantha

    • D. 

      Bhava

  • 14. 
    The three flying cities that Shiva destroyed was known as
    • A. 

      Meru

    • B. 

      Tripura

    • C. 

      Lanka

    • D. 

      Indralok

  • 15. 
    In which form did Shiva appear to pacify and control the Narasimha Avatar of Vishnu?
    • A. 

      Mahakala

    • B. 

      Sharabha

    • C. 

      Harihara

    • D. 

      Bhuteshvar

  • 16. 
    Shiva appeared from the Shivling to stop Yama, the god of death, and save which famous sage, who also got the blessing of perpetual teenage?
    • A. 

      Sage Vasishta

    • B. 

      Sage Gautama

    • C. 

      Sage Markandeya

    • D. 

      Sage Agastya

  • 17. 
    Nandi is found facing Shivling in all Shiva temples. But between Nandi and Shiva, there is also another murti. Which is it?
    • A. 

      Ganga

    • B. 

      Kurma

    • C. 

      Ganesha

    • D. 

      Kartik

  • 18. 
    The sacred mark that Shiva devotees wear on forehead is known as
    • A. 

      Damaru

    • B. 

      Bilva

    • C. 

      Chilum

    • D. 

      Tripundra

  • 19. 
    The Bow of Shiva is known as
    • A. 

      Gandhiva

    • B. 

      Pinaka

    • C. 

      Parashu

    • D. 

      Chandrahasa

  • 20. 
    The leaves and fruits of which tree is dear to Shiva
    • A. 

      Mango

    • B. 

      Tulsi

    • C. 

      Bilva

    • D. 

      Jackfruit