Quiz: Can You Identify Hinduism Categories?

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Quiz: Can You Identify Hinduism Categories?

Can You Identify Hinduism Categories? Hinduism is divided into four major subgroups that are divided based on the god that is worshiped. The groups are Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism, and Smartism, do you know how they differ from each other? Take up the quiz below and get to find out if that is true and get to learn some more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hinduism is
    • A. 

      3rd largest religion

    • B. 

      1st largest religion

    • C. 

      4th largest religion

    • D. 

      2nd largest religion

  • 2. 
    The only Hindu nation is
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      Sri Lanka

    • C. 

      Nepal

    • D. 

      Bangladesh

  • 3. 
    Brahman
    • A. 

      Untouchable

    • B. 

      Vishnu

    • C. 

      Priest/scholar

    • D. 

      Unchanging spirit

  • 4. 
    Atman
    • A. 

      Individual soul

    • B. 

      Ghost

    • C. 

      The world

    • D. 

      Duty

  • 5. 
    Vishnu's most important avatara
    • A. 

      Buddha

    • B. 

      Rama

    • C. 

      Krishna

    • D. 

      Ghandi

  • 6. 
    Samsara
    • A. 

      Samurai

    • B. 

      World

    • C. 

      Another word for karma

    • D. 

      Nirvana

  • 7. 
    Dharma
    • A. 

      Priest

    • B. 

      Good deeds

    • C. 

      Duty

    • D. 

      Buddha

  • 8. 
    Vedas mean
    • A. 

      Knowledge/wisdom

    • B. 

      Sanskrit

    • C. 

      Holy text

    • D. 

      Songs

  • 9. 
    Oldest Vega
    • A. 

      Rig

    • B. 

      Gamma

    • C. 

      Kama

    • D. 

      Dharma

  • 10. 
    Bhakti
    • A. 

      Someone who worships goddesses

    • B. 

      Models of exemplorary devotional faith

    • C. 

      Someone who worships gods

    • D. 

      Nonviolence

  • 11. 
    Shakta
    • A. 

      Someone who worships gods

    • B. 

      Another name for Shiva

    • C. 

      Someone who worships goddesses

    • D. 

      Language of the Vedas

  • 12. 
    Puja
    • A. 

      Nonviolence

    • B. 

      Ritual offering

    • C. 

      Holy river

    • D. 

      Hindu priest

  • 13. 
    Which isn't true about cows?
    • A. 

      Endangered species

    • B. 

      Most universal hindu symbol

    • C. 

      Token of maturnity

    • D. 

      Product used for purification

  • 14. 
    Role of Brahmins
    • A. 

      Priest/scholar

    • B. 

      Merchant

    • C. 

      Rulers/warriors

    • D. 

      Peasants

  • 15. 
    Role of Kshatriyas
    • A. 

      Untouchables

    • B. 

      Merchants

    • C. 

      Rulers

    • D. 

      Priests

  • 16. 
    Vaishyas
    • A. 

      Priests

    • B. 

      Merchants

    • C. 

      Untouchables

    • D. 

      Workers

  • 17. 
    Shudras
    • A. 

      Rulers

    • B. 

      Peasants

    • C. 

      Priests

    • D. 

      Untouchables

  • 18. 
    4 aims of life in order
    • A. 

      Moksha, kama, artha, dharma

    • B. 

      Kama, artha, dharma, moksha

    • C. 

      Dhamrma, moksha, artha, kama

    • D. 

      Artha, kama, dharma, moksha

  • 19. 
    4 stages of life in order
    • A. 

      Householder, student, homeless wanderer, forst dweller

    • B. 

      Forest dweller, student, householder, homeless wanderer

    • C. 

      Student, householder, forest dweller, homeless wanderer

    • D. 

      Homeless wanderer, student, householder, forest dweller

  • 20. 
    Founder of a religious sect
    • A. 

      Nanak

    • B. 

      Mirabai

    • C. 

      Kabir

    • D. 

      Ravidas

  • 21. 
    Woman saint
    • A. 

      Nanak

    • B. 

      Mirabai

    • C. 

      Kabir

    • D. 

      Ravidas

  • 22. 
    From an untouchable family; founding saint of India Adi Dharma Mission
    • A. 

      Nanak

    • B. 

      Mirabai

    • C. 

      Kabir

    • D. 

      Ravidas

  • 23. 
    For Hindu-Muslim unity
    • A. 

      Nanak

    • B. 

      Mirabai

    • C. 

      Kabir

    • D. 

      Ravidas