QUESTIONS
Which one of the four Vedas makes a clear ref-erence to Rlshabha and
Arishtanemi, the Jaina tirthankaras?
(a) Rig Veda
(b) Yajur Veda
(c) Sarna Veda
(d) Atharva Veda
What is Theravali?
(a) A subsect of Jainism which avoided idol-worship
(b) The code of conduct prescribed for the Jaina monks
(c) The second section of the Jaina Katpasutra containing a list of schools
(ganas) and their heads
(d) The prayer book of the Jainas
Jinasena and Gunabhadra, authors of Maha-purana, lived at the court of the
Rashtrakuta king
(a) Dantidurga
(b) Amoghavarsha I
(c) Krishna I
(d) Indra III
Tathagat in Buddhism meant
(a) one who renounced worldly life
(b) one who overcame desires
(c) one who followed the Middle Path
(d) one who attained the Truth
Who was the famous dancer of Vaisati whose hospitality was accepted by
Buddha in prefer-ence to that of the lichchhavi prince?
(a) Trisala
(b) CheHana
(c) Amrapali
(d) Mahamaya
Shariputfaprakarana, the oldest extant drama in Sanskrit, was written by
(a) Asvaghosha