SSC CGL Questions On Jainism
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Question 1: Which of the following is common in both, Buddhism and Jainism ?
Question 2: Which Indian state has the most number of followers of Jainism?
c) Madhya Pradesh
Question 3: Which religion was propounded by Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1582 A.D., with the intention of merging the best elements of different religions?
Question 4: The Dilwara temple at Mount Abu in Rajasthan were built by the followers of?
Question 5: Nalanda University was great center of learning especially ?
Question 6: Chandragupta Maurya was an ardent follower of ______________
Question 7: In which Indian Religion, there are 24 Tirthankaras?
Question 8: Ashoka converted to which religion after the Kalinga war?
Question 9: Which caves is a cultural mix of religious arts of Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism?
Question 10: With which religion is Kaivalya associated?
Question 11: Milinda Panha is a?
a) Buddhist Sect
b) Buddhist conversation between Nagasena and the Greek ambassador Meander
c) Jainism Sect
d) Buddhist literature
Question 12: “Tripitakas” are related to?
d) None of these
Question 13: Ajanta caves in Aurangabad District, Maharashtra are related to which of the following religions?
Question 14: Nirvana, the literal meaning of which is “blowing out” or “quenching”, is related to which of the religions?
Question 15: The Nagarjuna Inscriptions provide information about:
d) None of the above
Question 16: Jainism was founded by?
a) Guru Nanak
b) Nataputta Mahavira
c) Siddhartha Gautama
d) None of the above
Question 17: The word Tirthankara is related to which religion?
Question 18: Syadvada was the fundamental basis of which religion?
Question 19: The term “Anuvrata” is associated to which religion?
a) Mahayana Buddhism
b) Hinayana Buddhism
d) Lokayata sect
Question 20: All souls day is a _____ festival.
Question 21: The concept of Triratna belonged to
Question 22: Vedic religion was also known as ……..
Question 23: The chinese buddhist monk faxian who travelled from ancient China to ancient India to acquire which texts?
Question 24: Ellora caves in Maharastra are associated with which religion?
a) Buddhism & Hinduism only
b) Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism
c) Buddhism, Jainism, Hinduism
d) Buddhism & Jainism only
Answers & Solutions:
1) Answer (A)
2) Answer (D)
3) Answer (D)
The Din-e-Ilahi was a syncretic religion propounded by the Mughal emperor Akbar in 1582 CE, intending to merge some of the elements of the religions of his empire, and thereby reconcile the differences that divided his subjects. The elements were primarily drawn from Islam and Hinduism, but some others were also taken from Christianity, Jainism, Sikhism and Zoroastrianism.
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