A Concise Introduction to World Religions, Third Edition: Chapter 6

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Question 1:


a) Parvati
b) Ganesha
c) Vishnu
d) Sita

Question 2:


a) Polluted
b) Ideal
c) Auspicious
d) Kind

Question 3:


a) Brahmins
b) Everyone
c) Shiva
d) Yogis

Question 4:


a) Parvati
b) Sita
c) Sri (Lakshmi)
d) Sarasvati

Question 5:


a) Shiva
b) Vishnu
c) Brahma
d) Ganesha

Question 6:


a) Puranas
b) Bishnoi
c) Rajasthan
d) Jambho

Question 7:


a) Kali yuga
b) Maha yuga
c) Krita yuga
d) Satya yuga

Question 8:


a) Dharma
b) Selfless action
c) Loving devotion
d) Art of war

Question 9:


a) Gods
b) Yoga
c) Devotion
d) Religion

Question 10:


a) “Enlightened leader”
b) “Great soul”
c) “Enlightened soul”
d) “Great leader”

Question 11:


a) Sita
b) Rama
c) Kali
d) Durga

Question 12:


a) Kama
b) Samnyasin
c) Ashramas
d) Arthas

Question 13:


a) Deepavali
b) Holi
c) Diwali
d) Navaratri

Question 14:


a) Madhva
b) Patanjali
c) Ramanuja
d) Aryabhatta

Question 15:


a) Vishnu
b) Ganesha
c) Sarasvati
d) Indra

Question 16:


a) Priests
b) Servants
c) Rulers, warriors
d) Merchants

Question 17:


a) Offerings
b) Prayers
c) Apparitions
d) Idols

Question 18:


a) Ritual texts
b) Philosophical texts
c) Hymns
d) Origin stories

Question 19:


a) Vedanta
b) Nyaya
c) Yoga
d) Tantra

Question 20:


a) Vishnu
b) Shiva
c) Brahma
d) Krishna