Q.1) Consider the following statements:
1.‘Bijak’ is a composition of the teachings of Saint Dadu Dayal
2.The Philosophy of Pushti Marg was propounded by Madhavacharya
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
(c)Both 1 and 2
(d)Neither 1 nor 2
Q.2) Among the following, who was not a proponent of bhakti cult?
Q.3) Consider the following Bhakti Saints:
Who among the above was/were preaching when the Lodi dynasty fell and Babur took over?
(a)1 and 3
(c)2 and 3
(d)1 and 2
Q.4) Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
A B C D
(a)2 3 1 4
(b)3 2 4 1
(c)3 2 1 4
(d)2 3 4 1
Q.5) Who among the following was the first Bhakti saint to use hindi for the propagation of his message?
Q.6) With reference to the religious history of medieval India, the Sufi mystics were known to pursue which of the following practices?
1.Meditation and control of breath
2.Severe ascetic exercises in a lonely place
3.Recitation of holy songs to arouse a state of ecstasy in their audience
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
(a)1 and 2 only
(b)2 and 3 only
(d)1, 2 and 3
Q.7) The Sufi saint who maintained that devotional music was one way of coming close to God was
(c)Saiyid Muhammad Gesudaraz
(d)Shah Alam Bukhari
Q.8) Consider the following statements:
Assertion (A) : The sponsor and the most prominent figure of the Chisti order of the Sufis in India is Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti
Reason (R) : The Chisti order takes its name from a village Chisti in Ajmer
In the context of the above two statements, which one of the following is correct?
(a)Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(b)Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
(c)A is true but R is false
(d)A is false but R is true
Q.9) With reference to Sufism in Indian history, consider the following statements:
1.Shaikh Ahmed Sarhandi was a contemporary of Ibrahim Lodi
2.Shaikh Nasiruddin Chirg-i-Dehlavi was a disciple of Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya
3.Aurangzeb was a contemporary of Shaikh Salim Chisti
4.The Qadiri order of Sufis was first introduced in India by Shaikh Niamtullah and Makhdum Muhammad Jilani
Which of these statements are correct?
(a)1 and 2
(b)1 and 3
(c)2 and 3
(d)2 and 4
Q.10) Chapachur Kut is a festival celebrated in the state of
Q.11) Consider the following pairs:
Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?
(b)1 and 2
(d)2 and 3
Q.12) Consider the following pairs:
Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?
(b)2 and 3 only
(c)1 and 3 only
(d)None of the above