Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) ii, iii. iv, i
(b) iv, ii, i, iii
(c) iii, iv, ii, i
(d) ii, iv, iii, i
Which one of the following regions never had the Saiva sect of Pasupatas?
(a) Southern India
(b) Western India
(c) Northern India
(d) Orissa
Who was the author of Sivajnanabodham, the first systematic work on the
teachings of Saiva Siddhanta?
(a) Appar
(b) Meykantar
(c) Sambandar
(d) Sundarar
The Sunyasampadane was the main scriptural text of
(a) Kanphatas
(b) Kapalikas
(c) Lingayats
(d) Aghoris
Which one of the following ancient Indian virtues was not expressly
defended by the Bhagavad Gita?
(a) Asceticism
(b) Courage
(c) Militarism
(d) Varna system
Which one of the following pairs is incorrect?
(a) Pretas—Ethereal forms of the newly dead
(b) Pisachas—Those whose funerary rites have been performed
(c) Pitrus—Long died ancestors
(d) Bhutas—Malevolent night-wandering ghosts
Andal. for whom a magnificient temple was built at her birth place of
Srivilluputtur in Tamil Nadu, was a/an