General Knowledge Test On Famous Indian Personalities! Quiz

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What we have here is a general knowledge test on famous Indian personalities! It is designed for those of you who think that they are up to date when it comes to Indian celebrities and historical figures. Do give it a try and see if you know some of the reasons why some people are famous for. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who was Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's Guru?

    • A.

      Sant Tukaram

    • B.

      Samarth Ramdas Swami

    • C.

      Sant Eknath

    Correct Answer
    B. Samarth Ramdas Swami
    Explanation
    Samarth Ramdas Swami was the guru of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. He was a revered saint and spiritual advisor to Shivaji Maharaj. Ramdas Swami played a significant role in shaping Shivaji's character and guiding him in his mission to establish a strong and just kingdom. He taught Shivaji the principles of righteousness, valor, and the importance of protecting the common people. Shivaji Maharaj had immense respect and admiration for Ramdas Swami and considered him as his spiritual mentor.

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  • 2. 

    Where is the samadhi of Sant Dnyaneshwar located?

    • A.

      Alandi

    • B.

      Jejuri

    • C.

      Dehu

    Correct Answer
    A. Alandi
    Explanation
    The samadhi of Sant Dnyaneshwar is located in Alandi.

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  • 3. 

    Who, among the following were the parents of Shrikrushna?

    • A.

      Shankar-Parvati

    • B.

      Vasudev-Devaki

    • C.

      Ram-Sita

    Correct Answer
    B. Vasudev-Devaki
    Explanation
    Vasudev and Devaki were the parents of Shrikrushna.

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  • 4. 

    Which national festival was started by Lokmanya Tilak?

    • A.

      Navratri

    • B.

      Diwali

    • C.

      Ganeshotsav

    Correct Answer
    C. Ganeshotsav
    Explanation
    Lokmanya Tilak started the national festival of Ganeshotsav. He initiated this festival in order to bring people together and promote unity during the British rule in India. Ganeshotsav celebrates the birth of Lord Ganesha and is marked by elaborate decorations, processions, and the immersion of Ganesha idols in water bodies. Tilak saw this festival as a way to instill a sense of pride and nationalism among the people, and it has since become one of the most popular and widely celebrated festivals in India.

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  • 5. 

    The Aarti 'Lavthavti viral brahman…' is sung in praise of which Deity?

    • A.

      Shiv

    • B.

      Datta

    • C.

      Krushna

    Correct Answer
    A. Shiv
    Explanation
    The Aarti 'Lavthavti viral brahman' is sung in praise of Shiv.

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