The history of India is known by the Ancient Historians of India. All the the architectural monuments, vedas, puravas, spiritual monuments are built at the time of modern period by our historians. We all used to study about the ancient history of India in our schooldays. And after studying about the ancient history we all love to visit the historical places.
Each historical places has its own story. Because of their stories they became the history of India. You can test your knowledge about the ancient history with the help of given Objective Type Questions and Answers. So, lets start.
Answers are in BOLD
#1. Who among the following succeeded Samudragupta as the next ruler of Gupta Dynasty ?
#2. Who among the following was the 23rd Jain Tirthankara ?
#3. The Satapatha Brahmana and Taitriya Brahmana are the Brahmana texts of ___
#4. Which among the following is the most unique feature of Dholavira site of the Indus Valley Civilization?
Its cities were divided into 3 parts
Its cities were unevenly divided
Its cities were horizontally divided in multiple parts
None of these
#5. Which among the following Kushana king adopted the epithet Dharma-thida?
Kanishka the Great
#6. Which among the following Gupta emperors called himself “Lichchhavi-dauhitra”?
#7. At which among the following sites of Indus Valley Civilization, the rows of distinctive fire altars with provision of ritual bathing have been found ?
#8. Veda which is partly in prose and partly in verses is ___ ?
#9. Among the five monolithic rathas of Pallavas at Mahabalipuram, the largest is ___?
#10. Who among the following is known to have performed four Asvamedha sacrifices ?
#11. Which of the following ruler of Satavahana Empire composed Gathasaptashati?
#12. The reign of which of the following reigns was known as golden age for Mathura school of art?
#13. The Aryans dedicated whole of a separate Mandala in Rig-Veda for the hymns dedicated to __?
#14. Which among the following Buddhist scripture deals in the moral code of conduct?
None of these
#15. The Vallabhi University was set up by which ruler?
#16. Who among the following Pallava ruler built Vaikuntaperumal temple at Kanchi ?
#17. Who was the founder of Nanda dynasty?
#18. Which among the following major rock edicts of Ashoka are in Kharosthi script?
Mansehra and Sahbazgarhi
#19. Which of the following are ritualistic teachings attached to the hymns of the Vedas?
#20. On which of the following systems of Hindu Philosophy , Shankaracharya wrote commentary in 9th century AD?
#21. Which king started the organization of Kumbh fair at Allahabad?
#22. Upnishads are books on :
#23. Who was the first Indian ruler who had territory outside India?
#24. Who among the following was worshipped during Early Vedic Civilization?
All the above
#25. Where were the hymns of Rigveda composed?
Article last re-published on August 1, 2020.