Hinduism: Trivia Facts Quiz On Custom And Scriptures!

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Hinduism: Trivia Facts Quiz On Custom And Scriptures!

Below is a Hinduism Trivia Facts Quiz on Custom and Scriptures! The Vedas, according to the Hindu religion, is the most sacred texts that people look for guidance for their daily challenges and how to get closer to the gods. Take up this quiz and see if you are conversant with the customs of the religion as a whole.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hindu worship is basically individual.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The Sabbath is important to Hindus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Washing plays no part in Hindu ritualism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Rivers play an important part in Hindu worship.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of the following rivers is sacred to Hindus?
    • A. 

      Nile

    • B. 

      Euphrates

    • C. 

      Amazon

    • D. 

      Ganges

  • 6. 
    Hindus wash in which type of water?
    • A. 

      Rivers

    • B. 

      Lakes

    • C. 

      Ponds

    • D. 

      Streams

    • E. 

      Wherever there is water.

  • 7. 
    Temples are usually staffed by priests.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Cows are sacred to Hindus.  Which of the following descriptions best symbolize why the cow is sacred?
    • A. 

      Divine motherhood

    • B. 

      Life

    • C. 

      The whole animal world

    • D. 

      Fecundity

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Hindu sacraments are called?
    • A. 

      Vedas

    • B. 

      Gods

    • C. 

      Samskaras

    • D. 

      Festivals

  • 10. 
    How many samskaras are there?
    • A. 

      1 - 8

    • B. 

      10- 40

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      Over 100

  • 11. 
    Practicing Hindu's are vegetarian.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Do the Hindu Scriptures have their origin in the oral or written tradition?
    • A. 

      Oral

    • B. 

      Traditon

  • 13. 
    The Hindu Scriptures are a body of sacred writings.  Which of the following is out of place?
    • A. 

      Rituals

    • B. 

      Stories

    • C. 

      Poems

    • D. 

      Legends

    • E. 

      Commentaries

    • F. 

      Novels

    • G. 

      Myths

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