(c) Alvar
(d) Nayanar
Vaikhanasa five-fold conception of Vishnu consists of
(i) brahman
(ii) purusha
(iii) prakriti
(iv) satya
(v) achyuta
(vi) aniruddha
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii, iii, iv and v
(b) ii, iii, iv, v and vi
(c) i, iii, iv, v and vi
(d) i, ii, iv, v and vi
Nayanars of south India were also known as
(a) Adiyars
(b) Saktas
(c) Aghoris
(d) Kanphatas
Who were Jangamas?
(a) Followers of Kashmiri Saivism
(b) Priests of Virasaivism
(c) The female members of Kapalika sect
(d) The dancing girls attached to Siva temples
The followers of which Saiva sect are buried in the posture of meditation and
whose tombs are called samadh?
(a) Pasupatas
(b) Kapalikas
(c) Gorakhnathis
(d) Kalamukhas
Which one of the following Puranas is perhaps the oldest?
(a) Vishnu Purana
(b) Vayu Purana
(c) Matsya Purana