(c) Assembly of religious leaders
(d) Meeting of rivers
With which of following periods of ancient India does the Sangam age
correspond roughly?
(a) Post-Vedic or pre-Maurya period
(b) Maurya period
(c) Post-Maurya or pre-Maurya period
(d) Gupta period
According to tradition, how many sangams were held and where?
(a) Five at Kanchipuram
(b) Four at liruchinapalli
(c) Two at Uraiyur
(d) Three at Madurai
What is the language of the Sangam literature?
(a) Tamil
(b) Prakrit
(c) Pali
(d) Sanskrit
What was the script used in the earliest inscriptions found in some natural
caves of south India?
(a) Brahmi
(b) Kharoshti
(c) Grantha
(d) Devanagari
Under whose patronage was the Sangam literature composed?
(a) Cholas
(b) Cheras
(c) Pandyas
(d) Chalukyas
Which of the following does not come under Sangam literature?
(a) Ettutogai
(b) Pattuppattu
(c) Tevaram
(d) Padinenkilkanakku