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Re: University Grants Commission NET question papers of Indian Culture

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1. The work which mentions Buddha’s
last journey to Kushinagara, is
(A) Mahaparinirvana Sutra
(B) Lalitavistara
(C) Buddha - Charita
(D) The Jatakas
2. Which of the following is the Sri
Lankan Buddhist source ?
(A) Lankavatara Sutra
(B) Ashokavadana
(C) Dipavamsa
(D) None of the above
3. From whose accounts do we know
about the functioning of the Nalanda
University ?
(A) Megasthenes
(B) Hiuen-Tsang
(C) Bana
(D) Fa-hien
4. Which of the following Harappan sites
is stated to have been destroyed by
fire ?
(A) Kotdiji
(B) Amri
(C) Dholavira
(D) Lothal
5. To which Palaeolithic phase are related
the pre-historic microlithic tools ?
(A) Palaeolithic
(B) Mesolithic
(C) Neolithic
(D) None of the above
6. Who explored the first Harappan site ?
(A) Sir John Marshall
(B) Daya Ram Sahani
(C) R.D. Banerji
(D) M. Wheeler
7. How were the Harappan seals
manufactured ?
(A) By Cutting
(B) By Moulding
(C) By Punching
(D) By Casting
8. The hymns of which God are dedicated
in the Ninth Book of Rigveda ?
(A) Indra
(B) Agni
(C) Mitra
(D) Soma
9. Whose houses did the king visit after
the Ratnahvimsi ceremony ?
(A) Mahishi
(B) Vavata
(C) Rathakara
(D) All the above
Paper – II
Note : This paper contains fifty (50) objective type questions, two (2) marks each. All questions
are compulsory.
10. The Upanishad which mentions all the
four Ashramas for the first time, is
(A) Isha
(B) Chhandogya
(C) Jabalopanishad
(D) Brihadaranayaka
11. Who was not the contemporary of
Kanishka ?
(A) Nagasena
(B) Ashvaghosha
(C) Vasumitra
(D) Charaka
12. In which language has Mahavira given
his sermons ?
(A) Magadhi
(B) Shuraseni
(C) Ardha-Magadhi
(D) Pali
13. Which of the following are the
characteristics of the Advaita
Philosophy of Shankara ?
(A) Brahman an ultimate reality
(B) All mistakes due to ignorance
(C) Two levels of realities –
conventional reality and absolute
(D) All the above
14. In which Indian sculptural art have
emerged the scenes from the
Ramayana for the first time ?
(A) Nachna - Kuthara
(B) Eran
(C) Osian
(D) Khajuraho
15. Which of the following Rock Edict of
Ashoka speaks of religious synthesis ?
(A) Rock Edict II
(B) Rock Edict X
(C) Rock Edict XII
(D) Rock Edict XIII
16. How many types of slaves are
mentioned by Narada ?
(A) 05
(B) 10
(C) 15
(D) 20
17. The Pancharatr system is a part of
which sect ?
(A) Vaishnavism
(B) Jainism
(C) Shaivism
(D) Ajivikism
18. What is meant by the term ‘Vishti’ ?
(A) State share of produce
(B) Emergency cess
(C) Forced Labour
(D) Tax collected by Intermediaries
19. The deities of which religious sects
are depicted on the gold coins of
Kanishka ?
(A) Indian deities
(B) Iranian deities
(C) Greek deities
(D) All the above

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