division of society.
(ii) It is the Purushasukta which mentioned the mythical origin of Brahmin,
Rajanya, Vaishya and Sudra respectively from the mouth, arms, thighs and
feet of the Cosmic man.
(iii) Purushasukta is said to be a later interpolation in the Rig Veda.
(iv) The word ‘Sudra’ is mentioned several times in the Rig Veda.
Of these
(a) All are true
(b) i, ii and iii are true
(c) i and ii only are true
(d) iii and iv only are true
Which of the following shows the ascending order of the political units?
(a) Kula, Jana, Vis, Grama, Rashtra
(b) Kula, Jana, Grama, Vis, Rashtra
(c) Kula, Grama, Vis, Jana, Rashtra
(d) Kula, Grama, Jana, Vis, Rashtra
While Chandogya Upanishad is the earliest to mention the first three
asramas, the earliest clear reference to the four asramas of the student,
house-holder, forest-hermit and recluse is found in:
(a) Jabala Upanishad
(b) Mundaka Upanishad
(c) Kausitaki Upanishad
(d) Svetasvatara Upanishad
The first elaborate description of upanayana is found in the:
(a) Aitareya Brahmana
(b) Taittiriya Brahmana
(c) Tandyamaha Brahmana
(d) Satapatha Brahmana
Match List I with List II and select the answer using the codes given below:
          List I                       List II
      (i) Ratnins                   (A) Chamberlain
      (ii) Mahishi                  (B) Chief judge
      (iii) Kshattr                 (C) Charioteer