Religious Movements (6th century BC-4th century BC)

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1.Whose book is ‘Jatak’?
A. Vaishnava
B. Jain
C. Buddhist
D. Shaiva
Option “C” is correct.
2.Where did Siddhartha (Buddha) attain enlightenment?
A. Varanasi
B. Sarnath
C. Kushinagar
D. Gone
Option “D” is correct.
3.The first discourse of Buddha at Sarnath is called?
A. Exodus
B. Mahaparinirvana
C. Mahamastakabhisheka
D. Introduction of the Dharma Chakra
Option “D” is correct.
4.Buddhism made a significant impact on the lower classes of the society-
A. Merchant and priest
B. Usurer and slave
C. Warrior and businessman
D. women and shudra
Option “D” is correct.
5.Which Animal Symbolizes Buddha’s renunciation?
A. Horse
B. Elephant
C. Bull
D. lamb
Option “A” is correct.
6.Where was the Bhikshuni Sangha established by Gautam Buddha?
A. in Sarnath
B. in Kapilvastu
C. in Vaishali
D. in gaya
Option “C” is correct.
7.The name of the Buddhist philosopher who first propounded Shunyavad (theory of emptiness) is?
A. Unaffiliated
B. Vasubandhu
C. Nagajurn
D. Didnag
Option “C” is correct.
8.Mahavira’s original name was?
A. Siddhartha
B. Gautam
C. Crescent
D. None of these
Option “C” is correct.
9.Who is called ‘The light of Asia’?
A. Mahatma Gandhi
B. Gautam Buddha
C. Mao Zedong
D. Akbar
Option “B” is correct.
10.Who built the Jain temples of Dilwara?
A. The cholas
B. Chandelas
C. Chaulukyas/Solankis
D. Rashtrakutas
Option “C” is correct.