|Column I||Column II|
|(i) Tomb of Sufi saints||(a) Silsilas|
|(ii) Assembly of Sufi masters||(b) Dargah|
|(iii) Geneaogy of Sufi teachers||(c) Khanqahs|
Answer: (i) b, (ii) c, (iii) a
Fill in the blanks
- Guru Angad added his own compositions in a new script called __________ .
- Muslim scholars developed a new law called _____.
- _____ propounded the idea of Vishishtadvaita.
- The community of Sikhs, called the ______ became a political entity.
- The holy scripture of Sikhs is called ____.
Answer: (1) Gurumukhi, (2) Shariat, (3) Ramanuja, (4) Khalsa panth, (5) Guru Granth Sahib
Multiple Choice Questions
Question 1: In the early centuries of the Common Era, ____ were worshipped as supreme deities
- All of the above
Answer: (d) All of the above
Question 2: The ______ went from place to place composing exquisite poems in praise of the deities enshrined in the villages they visited
- Both b and c
Answer: (d) Both b and c
Question 3: The Virashaiva movement began in ____
- Uttar Pradesh
Answer: (b) Karnataka
Question 4: ‘They are Vaishnavas who understand the pain of others’. Who said this?
- Narsi Mehta
Answer: (a) Narsi Mehta
Question 5: The Ramcharitmanas, composed by Tulsidas is written in ____
Answer: (c) Awadhi
Very Short Answer Type Questions
Question 1: Name the important male saint poets of Maharashtra.
Answer: Jnaneshwar, Namdev, Eknath and Tukaram
Question 2: How did new ideas regarding God begin to develop after large kingdoms emerged?
Answer: When people were brought together through the growth of towns, trade and empires; new ideas regarding God began to develop.
Question 3: What were the teachings of the Buddha and Jainas?
Answer: According to the teachings of Buddhas and Jainas it was possible to break the cycle of rebirth through personal effort.
Question 4: Name the holy books in which the verses composed by Kabir were collected and preserved?
Answer: Guru Granth Sahib, Panch Vani and Bijak.