Rastafari Quizzes & Trivia

Rastafari is a popular religion in Jamaica. Rastafari is closely related to Judaism and was believed to develop in the 1930s. Apart from being a religious identity, it is also considered a social movement. This is because of...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 100   |  Last updated: May 27, 2019
  • Sample Question
    Which of these personalities is of high importance in Rastafari? 

Rastafari, sometimes termed Rastafarianism, is an Abrahamic religion. Classified as both a new religious movement and social movement, it developed in Jamaica during the 1930s. Take a quiz and test your knowledge of the Rastafari.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 100   |  Last updated: Feb 28, 2018
  • Sample Question
    Rastafari refer to their beliefs, which are based on a specific interpretation of the?

Rastafari Questions & Answers

Why is the Emperor of Ethiopia called the second coming of Christ?
Rastafari is generally distinguished for asserting the doctrine that Haile Selassie I, the former and final, is a reincarnation of the Christian God, called Jah. They see Haile Selassie I as being the second coming of Jesus Christ to earth. They pain
Why is the Emperor of Ethiopia worshipped by the Rastafari?
Rastafari believe that blacks are the chosen people of God. Rastas claim that Haile Selassie will lead the Rastafarians into their paradise called Zion. He is their God and King. Rastas revere him as a religious symbol. Selassie lives by the example
Who do the Rastafarians worship?
Rastafarians worship a God, whom they call Jah. Rastas see Jah as being the father, son and the Holy Spirit. When they give thanks to Jah, they smoke the chalice. The vessel is representative of a cleansing of the spirit to meditate on life and give
Who started Rastafari movement?
The Rastafarian movement began in Jamacia during the 1930's following a prophecy made by Marcus Garvey, a black political leader. Garvey commanded an organization known as the Universal Negro Improvement Association, whose intention was to unify blac