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

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111.Which of the following Buddhist holy places was situated on the river Niranjana?
A. Bodhgaya
B. Kushinagar
C. Lumbini
D. Rishipattan
Option “A” is correct.
112.Who was the teacher of Gautam Buddha?
A. Panini.
B. Alar kalam
C. Kapil
D. Patanjali
Option “B” is correct.
113.In the context of ancient Indian history, which of the following was/are common to both Buddhism and Jainism? 1. Avoidance of excessive asceticism and passion 2. Disloyalty to Veda-Pramanya 3. Prohibition of fruitfulness of rituals Select the correct answer using the codes given below :
A. only 1
B. 2 and 3 only
C. 1 and 3 only
D. 1, 2 and 3
Option “B” is correct.
114.The statue of Lord Buddha is sometimes shown with a hand gesture, which is called ‘Bhoomi Sparsh Mudra’. Whose symbol is this?
A. Buddha’s call to earth to keep an eye on Mara and prevent Mara from disturbing your meditation
B. Buddha’s call to the earth to bear witness to its chastity and chastity in spite of Mara’s temptations
C. Buddha’s reminder to his followers that they all arise from the earth and eventually dissolve into the earth, so life is transitory
D. In this context both the statements ‘a’ and ‘b’ are correct.
Option “D” is correct.
115.Which one of the following is common between Rajagriha, Vaishali and Pataliputra?
A. The Pali Dharmasutras of the Sthaviravadis were compiled there.
B. Ashoka’s major edicts were found there
C. This place is related to the compilation of Buddhist Dharmasutras of Mahasandhiko.
D. These are the places where the Buddhist Sangeet took place
Option “D” is correct.
116.Where did Buddha spend the last year of his life?
A. in Shravasti
B. in Vaishali
C. in Kushinagar
D. in Sarnath
Option “C” is correct.
117.At which of the following places was Ashok Ram Vihar situated?
A. Vaishali
B. Pataliputra
C. Koshambi
D. Sravasti
Option “B” is correct.
118.Which two Jain Tirthankaras find mention in Rigveda?
A. Rishabhadeva and Arishtanemi
B. Parshvanath and Nirayanathaputra
C. Ashwajith and Sanjay Veldwaputta
D. Rishabhadeva and Pashrvanath
Option “A” is correct.
119.Match List-I with List-II : List-I (Names of Mahavira A. Kevalin B. Jin C. Mahavir D. Nirgratha List-II (Earth) 1. Perfect Gnani 2. Conqueror of the senses 3. Infinite mighty 4. Unchained
A. A → 1, B → 2, C → 3, D → 4
B. A → 2, B → 1, C → 3, D → 4
C. A → 1, B → 2, C → 4, D → 3
D. A → 4, B → 3, C → 2, D → 1
Option “A” is correct.
120.Where did Mahavira establish the Jain Sangh?
A. Kundgram
B. pava
C. Vaishali
D. Varanasi
Option “B” is correct.