Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions
Of the following dynasties, only the dynasty was not a patron of temple architecture?
Painted Grey ware'' was used in which of the following era?
Early Vedic Era
Later Vedic Era
None of the above
Madurai had been the capital of the
Most of the rock-cut caves, chaityas, monasteries, temples, etc. at Ajanta and Ellora were built during the period of
Chalukyas of Badami
Rastrakutas of Manyakheda
Both A and B above
In which of the following Buddhist Councils, the compilation of Dhamma Pitaka and Sutta Pitaka took Place?
What was the original name of Euthydemia?
Harshacharita the biography of Harsha, was written by
Establishment of Svetambara as a separate sect within Jainism was resulted at..........?
Which of the following deities were associated with the 'Rig Vedic Period'?
1 and 2
1, 2 and 3
1, 3 and 4
1, 2, 3 and 4
...was the mother of Vardhamana Mahavira.
Which of the following is known as the Jain Temple City?
Which of the following rulers had reigned in the third century BC?
Which among the following is considered to be the official law book of the Guptas?
The Harappan or Indus Valley Civilisation flourished during the.... age.
After the death of Harsha, a tripartite struggle ensued between the three contemporary powers for the supremacy of Kannauj. Which of the following was not a party in the struggle?
Which of the following is the correct chronological sequence of the ruling dynasties of northern India, from the decline of the Mauryas to the rise of the imperial Guptas?
Sungas, Indo-Greeks, Kushans, Sakas and Guptas
Sungas, Kushans, Parthians, Sakas and Guptas
Sungas, Kanvas, Indo-Greeks, Sakas, Parthians and Guptas
Kanvas, Sungas, Indo-Greeks, Sakas, Parthians and Guptas
The most Important cause of the downfall of the Gupta empire was/were
The pacifist influence of the Buddha's teachings
Frequent wars of succession
Revolt and declaration of independence by principal chiefs
Megasthanes, the ambassador of Selucus at the Mauryan court in Pataliputra, wrote an account of the period in his book
Travels of Megasthanes
Both B and (c)
The people from which of the following ancient places were called as Vrishnis?
Dharmamahamatras were.......... during the Mauryans.
There are 20 questions to complete.