Where do we have life-like portrait images of the Pallava kings and queens?
(a) Kailasanatha temple at Kanchi
(b) Virathanesvara temple at Tirrutani
(c) Vaikuntaperumal temple at Kanchi
(d) Isvara temple at Mahabalipuram
What is the animal that is found in most of the pillars of the Pallavas,
representing the founder of Pallava dynasty?
Match List I with List II and choose the answer from the codes given below.
List I List II
(i) Madhuban Copper (A) Genealogy of Harsha’s family Plate
(ii) Sonpat Inscription (B) Chronology of Harsha’s reign
(iii) Banskhara Inscription (C) Signatures of Harsha
(iv) Nausasi Copper Plate (D) Harsha’s victory over Valabhi
(a) i-C, ii-B, iii-A, iv-D
(b) i-B, ii-C, iii-A, iv-D
(c) i-A, ii-B, iii-C, iv-D
(d) i-A, ii-C, iii-B, iv-D
Which of the following statements about Sasanka is incorrect?
(a) Sasanka was an ally of Devagupta, the ruler of eastern Malwa.
(b) Hiuen Tsang says that Sasanka was a persecutor of Buddhists and
destroyed Buddhist monasteries between Kusinagar and Varanasi.
(c) Hiuen Tsang says that Harsha died before Sasanka.
(d) Harsha failed to subjugate Sasanka completely.
Which of the following statements about Bana’s Harshacharita is not
(a) It contains eight chapters and in the first chapter he describes Harsha’s life