Ancient Indian history MCQ's Questions
Aryabhatta and Varahamihira lived during the
“The Indica" was written by
Which among the following Chera King is famous for the legends surrounding Kannagi ( he built a temple dedicated to Kannagi) and is also known as '' Red Cherra''?
Which of the following was an Indian sage cum Guru and is said to have transmitted Tantric Buddhism to Bhutan and Tibet in the 8th century?
Which among the following is not correctly matched? (Maurya Kings and contemporary Travelers/ Ambassadors )
Chandra Gupta Maurya-Megasthenes
All are correct
The harappans used intaglio seals, made mostly of carved and fired steatite:
As an export commodity.
As a medium of exchange in place of coins.
As amulets and charms to ward off evil spirits.
For marking their goods and property.
With what subject does the Mitakshara deal?
This Vedic God was ''a breaker of the forts'' and also a 'war god'
During the reign of Kanishka, Buddhism for the first time went to China and from China it went to
Burma and Tibet
Thailand and Cambodia
Korea and Japan
Indonesia and Vietnam
In ancient India, Nalanda University represented a great centre for the study of
What is the name of the preaching mudra of gesture, in Which the Buddha is depicted delivering his first sermon, In the Gandhara Sculptures?
Bring out the only wrong statement:
Kalibangan were among the world's earliest known ploughn fields.
Mahavamsa describes the atrocities of Chola Rulers during conquest of Sri Lanka
Agattiyam is a first grammar book of Sangam Age & first Tamil grammar book
All are correct
The doctrine of 'Vyuhavada' is associated with which among the following Sects (or) cults of India?
Allahabad Pillar Inscription gives a detailed account of the reign of which of the following?
The Upanishads are a series of books devoted to
The Vedic economy was based on
trade and commerce
crafts and industries
agriculture and cattle rearing
all the above
Kautilya hailed from..........
Which among the following river is most described in Rig-Veda?
Most of the Hindu colonies in South East Asia had been found during the reign of the
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