General Knowledge - Indian Culture

Exercise :: Indian Culture - Section 1

  • Indian Culture - Section 1
21. 

Who composed the famous song 'Sare Jahan SeAchha'?

A. Jaidev
B. Mohammad Iqbal
C. Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
D. Rabindranath Tagore

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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22. 

In which of the following festivals are boat races a special feature?

A. Onam
B. Rongali Bihu
C. Navratri
D. Pongal

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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23. 

Kalchakra ceremony is associated with which of the following ceremonies?

A. Hinduism
B. Buddhism
C. Jainism
D. Islam

Answer: Option B

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24. 

Which of the following places is famous for Chikankari work, which is a traditional art of embroidery?

A. Lucknow
B. Hyderabad
C. Jaipur
D. Mysore

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Lucknow, in Uttar Pradesh (India), is the centre of chikankari , a skill of more than 200 years old. It literally means 'embroidery'. It was originally done with a white thread on a white cloth, hence the name 'white embroidery'. Now, it is done on a variety of fabrics and in a spectrum of colours.

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