Indian Mythology Quiz: How Much You Know About Hindu Mythology?

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How much do you know about when it comes to Indian and Hindu mythology? Check out this 'Indian Mythology Quiz' and test your knowledge for the same. Hindu mythologies are narratives found in Hindu texts such as Vedic literature and epics like Ramayana and Mahabharata. This is not all just mythology; it comprises several historical events. In India, most people have been practicing the Hindu religion. Take up the test below and get to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to Hindu mythology, King Kansa was the uncle of ______. 
    • A. 

      Rama

    • B. 

      Arjuna

    • C. 

      Krishna

    • D. 

      Duryodhana

  • 2. 
    Lord Rama belonged to which of the following era or Yuga?
    • A. 

      Dwapara

    • B. 

      Thretayuga

    • C. 

      None of the above

    • D. 

      Kali

  • 3. 
    Who among the following is the charioteer of Lord Surya?
    • A. 

      Arjun

    • B. 

      Jallandhar

    • C. 

      Arun

    • D. 

      Karna

  • 4. 
    In Hindu mythology, who is also called 'Mihira'?
    • A. 

      Indra

    • B. 

      Balrama

    • C. 

      Surya

    • D. 

      Bheema

  • 5. 
    In Hindu mythology, who was the first man to die?
    • A. 

      Ganesha

    • B. 

      Narada

    • C. 

      Yama

    • D. 

      Indra

    • E. 

      Sudama

  • 6. 
    According to Hindu mythology, who among the following is considered as the Creator of the Universe?
    • A. 

      Shiva

    • B. 

      Indra

    • C. 

      Vishnu

    • D. 

      Brahma

  • 7. 
    Who among the following is the consort of Lord Vishnu?
    • A. 

      Durga

    • B. 

      Lakshmi

    • C. 

      Uma

    • D. 

      Kali

  • 8. 
    In the Ramayana, during the fourteen years of Rama's exile, Bharat did not rule from Ayodhya. What was his temporary capital?
    • A. 

      Kalinga

    • B. 

      Nandigram

    • C. 

      Mathura

    • D. 

      Varanasi

  • 9. 
    In Indian Mythology, who is referred by various epithets like Kaanina, Vaikarttana and Champaadhipa?
    • A. 

      Duryodhana

    • B. 

      Krishna

    • C. 

      Arjuna

    • D. 

      Karna

  • 10. 
    Name the vehicle of Ravana in which he could fly to any destination and which had unlimited seating capacity?
    • A. 

      Aksha Ratham

    • B. 

      Flying Horse

    • C. 

      Pushpaka Vimanam

    • D. 

      Garuda

  • 11. 
    Which form did Lord Vishnu assume to provide amrit or nector to the gods or devas?
    • A. 

      Krishna Avatar

    • B. 

      Varaha Avatar

    • C. 

      Matsya Avatar

    • D. 

      Kurma Avatar

  • 12. 
    Which Sanskrit word means “spirit,” “person,” “self,” or “consciousness,” and “deity,” and it also describes the primordial being from whose body the universe was created?
    • A. 

      Purusha

    • B. 

      Shiva

    • C. 

      Vishnu

    • D. 

      Shakti

  • 13. 
    What is the name of the oldest sacred books of Hinduism, composed in an ancient form of Sanskrit about 1500 BCE?
    • A. 

      The Aranyakas

    • B. 

      The Brahmanas

    • C. 

      The Rigveda

    • D. 

      The Upanishads

  • 14. 
    Who wrote down the epic Mahabharata when saint Vyasa was dictating?
    • A. 

      Lord Ganesha

    • B. 

      Narada

    • C. 

      Lord Krishna

    • D. 

      Lord Shiva

  • 15. 
    Who is known as Dashavatar?
    • A. 

      Lord Vishnu

    • B. 

      Lord Shiva

    • C. 

      Lord Rama

    • D. 

      Lord Krishna

  • 16. 
    Who are the Tridev?
    • A. 

      Brahma

    • B. 

      Vishnu

    • C. 

      Maheshwara 

    • D. 

      Krishna

    • E. 

      Rama

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