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Q 1. The last Mahakumbh of the 20th century was held at

A

Nasik

B

Ujjain

C

Allahabad

Haridwar

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Q 2. The Light of Asia' is written by:

A

Walpola Rahula

B

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

Edwin Arnold

D

Jack Kornfield

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Q 3. Who is known as 'Bismark of India'?

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

B

K. Kamaraj

C

Jawaharlal Nehru

D

C.R. Rajgopalchari

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Q 4. Chandigarh was designed by:

Le Corbousier

B

Edward Lutyens

C

Christopher Wren

D

Michelongo

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Q 5. The world famous 'Khajuraho' sculptures are located in:

A

Gujarat

B

Maharashtra

Madhya Pradesh

D

Odisha

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Q 6. Which of the following languages has been given the status of classical language by Central Government?

A

Gujarati

Tamil

C

Marathi

D

Bengali

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Q 7. Which of the following is not a classical language in India?

A

Odia

B

Tamil

Marathi

D

Kannada

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Q 8. Which language is spoken by the people of Lakshadweep?

A

Kannada

B

Tamil

C

Telugu

Malayalam

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Q 9. Which language is spoken by a majority of people in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

Bengali

B

Hindi

C

Telugu

D

Malayalam

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Q 10. With which of the following fields was Pandit Bhimsen Joshi associated?

Music

B

Dance

C

Short-story writing

D

Novels

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Q 11. Which of the following is a permanent venue of International Film festivals in India?

A

Pune

B

Bangalore

Goa

D

Hyderabad

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Q 12. Which of the following is called the storehouse of 'world art collections'?

Salarjung Museum

B

National Archives of India

C

National Museum

D

National Modern Art Gallery

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Q 13. Who was the pioneer of the 'Bengal School of Art'?

Abanindranath Tagore

B

Nandlal Bose

C

B C Sanyal

D

Jamini Roy

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Q 14. Madhumita Raut is associated with:

A

Bharatanatyam

Odissi

C

Kuchipudi

D

Kathak

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Q 15. Who is believed to have created the raaga 'Miyan ki Malhar'?

A

Baiju Bawra

B

Amir Khusro

Tansen

D

Swami Haridas

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Q 16. The Gandhara Art flourished during the period

A

Guptas

B

Mauryas

Kushanas

D

Satavahans

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Q 17. Dhauligiri Shanti Stupa (peace pagoda), a famous Buddhist site in India is located in the state of:

A

Maharashtra

B

Bihar

C

Himachal Pradesh

Odisha

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Q 18. Who among the following is not associated with Odissi dance?

A

Aadya Kaktika

B

Aditi Bandyopadhyay

Chitra Vishweswaran

D

Madhavi Mudgal

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Q 19. Sanskrit is still spoken by a few in:

A

Bihar

B

Jammu and Kashmir

Uttrakhand

D

Himachal Pradesh

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Q 20. Ratha Yatra (Car Festival) is famous festival in:

A

Maharashtra

B

West Bengal

Odisha

D

Rajasthan