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1Who was the great grand father of demon Mahishasura?
Kashyapa
Kapila
Brahma
Brihaspati
 

Right Answer: 1
Mahishasura was the son of Mahisi (Buffalo), and the great-grandson of Brahmarshi Kashyapa.
Question ID: 309

2Who killed devil 'Mahishasura'?
Maha Shiva
Satyadevi
Kanaka Durga
Lord Vishnu
 

Right Answer: 3
Mahishasura was the son of Mahisi (Buffalo), and the great-grandson of Brahmarshi Kashyapa. He was ultimately killed by Goddess Durga.
Question ID: 307

3Which astra (weapon) was used by Rama to kill demon 'Ravana'?
Brahmastra
Nagaastra
Vayuvaystra
Vajrayudha
 

Right Answer: 1
Lord Rama killed demon Ravana on Vijaya Dashami. He used Brahmastra to kill Ravana.
Question ID: 313

4What is meaning of word 'Mahisha' in the name of demon 'Mahishasura'?
Tiger
Buffalo
Lion
Bull
 

Right Answer: 2
Mahishasura was a demon in Hinduism. Mahisha means buffalo and asura means demon.
Question ID: 308

5On which day demon 'Mahishasura' was killed?
Maha Saptami
Durgashtami
Maharnavami
Vijaya Dashami
 

Right Answer: 4
Demon Mahishasura was killed on Vijaya Dashami by Shakti Durga.
Question ID: 310

6On which tree, Pandavas kept their weapons for safe keeping before going to Viratha Rajaya?
Peepal
Shami
Banyan
Neem
 

Right Answer: 2
Pandavas kept all their weapons on Shami tree for safe keeping before going to Viratha Rajaya for hiding their identity one year. On Vijaya Dashami, Arjuna took back weapons to fight with Kauravas.
Question ID: 312

7Which city is famous for Vijaya Dashami festival celebrations? There deity is Chamundeswari Devi.
Bangalore
Varanasi
Vijayawada
Mysore
 

Right Answer: 4
Mysore (Mahishooru) gets its name from Mahishasuramardini, a manifestation of Goddess Durga.
Question ID: 311

8Who was the author of Epic Ramayana?
Valmiki
Veda Vyas
Kalidas
Pothana
 

Right Answer: 1
The epic, traditionally ascribed to the Maharishi Valmiki, narrates the life of Rama, a legendary prince of Ayodhya city in the kingdom of Kosala.
Question ID: 180

9Which of the following was not the Veda?
The Mahabharatha
The Rig
The Sama
The Yajur
 

Right Answer: 1
The Mahabharatha is not a Veda however it is treated as fifth Veda.
Question ID: 78


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