Quiz About Festivals In India

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Quiz About Festivals In India

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  • 1. 
    The beginning of the year in January marks the celebration of the Sankranti or Pongal festival. What does this festival celebrate?
    • A. 

      It celebrates the end of autumn

    • B. 

      It is a harvest festival

    • C. 

      It celebrates the New Year

    • D. 

      It celebrates the beginning of spring

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Vasant Panchami

    • B. 

      Chhath

    • C. 

      Buddha Poornima

    • D. 

      Yugadi

  • 3. 
    Onam is an important festival celebrated mostly in one state of India. Which state is this?
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      Kerala

    • C. 

      Maharashtra

    • D. 

      Bihar

  • 4. 
    Ganesh Chaturthi is an important festival dedicated to Lord Ganesha. This is one of the most important Hindu festivals. Which of the following sweet dishes is prepared on this day?
    • A. 

      Kheer

    • B. 

      Rasagolla

    • C. 

      Modaka

    • D. 

      Cake

  • 5. 
    Whose death is mourned on Muharram?
    • A. 

      Prophet Muhammad

    • B. 

      Hazrat Bilal

    • C. 

      Imam Hussain

    • D. 

      Hazrat Umar

  • 6. 
    'Lohri' celebrated in which month...??
    • A. 

      April

    • B. 

      September

    • C. 

      January

    • D. 

      October

  • 7. 
    In which of the following festivals are the boat races a special feature ?
    • A. 

      Ranali Bihu

    • B. 

      Navratri

    • C. 

      Onam

    • D. 

      Pongal

  • 8. 
    Is Krishna a incarnation of Vishnu? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    For how many days is Pongal celebrated?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      1

  • 10. 
    How many National Holidays are observed in India? 
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      9

  • 11. 
    Ganesh Chaturthi lost state patronage and became a private family celebration again till its revival by Indian freedom fighter and social reformer
    • A. 

      Lokmanya Tilak

    • B. 

      Shubash Chandra Bose

    • C. 

      Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar

    • D. 

      Bhagat Singh

  • 12. 
    Diwali is the shortened version of Deepavali. What does the word Deepavali actually mean?
    • A. 

      Row of lighted lamps

    • B. 

      Festival of lights

    • C. 

      Circle of lights

    • D. 

      Light of life