Which one of the following statements is not correct ?
Answer: Emperor Aurengzib encouraged the public to eat beef.
Where are the duties of the Khalsa Sikhs in relation to the dharmsala (gurudwara) and its management enunciated ?
Read the following passage, and point out the author who made the comment as indicated below : “Muslims and Hindus travelled 100-200 karoh’s to catch a glimpse of the court, and the pomp and splendour of the cavalcade of Sultan Balban, and were wonder-struck and arranged at the spectacle, hearing about the awe, majesty and grandeur of the court and the cavalcade, the insurgents of distant lands turned obedient”.
“He refused to acknowledge caste distinctions or to recognise the authority of the Six Hindu Schools of philosophy, nor did he set any store by the four divisions of life (ashrams) prescribed for Brahmans. He held that religion (dharma) without devotion (bhakti) was no religion at all (adharma), and that asceticism, fasting and alms giving had no value if not accompanied by adoration (bhajana)”. The above statement of Nabhadas in his Bhaktmal was made for which of the following saint ?
To which of his sons, Babur sent from India an inlaid dagger with belt, an inlaid ink-stand, a stool, together with alphabet of the Baburi script and fragments written in that script ?
In the following statement there is blank space and the blank space is to be filled up with the language given below : Statement :“Suyurghal was a __________ word meaning charity land.” Choose the correct language :
Shaikh Muhammad Ghaus of Gwalior translated treatise on yoga ‘Amritkunda’ into Persian. What was it entitled ?
Who started the journal “Indian Antiquary’ ?
Which administrator-historian of British India, disregarding James Mill’s out-pour on Indian history, agreed with Vico’s concept that “human nature can never be measured by common yard-stick. It differed in time and space, region to region, period to period” ?
Answer: Mountstuart Elphinstone
Who wrote, “The chief value of the Raja’s (Raja Rammohan Roy) labour, to our mind, seems to lie in his fight against the forces of medievalism in India, and it is for this reason that we claim him the honour of being the father of the present Indian Renaissance.“
Who among the following was not a Baptist missionary of Serampore ?
Which one of the following social ideals of Arya Samaj is not correct ?
Answer: The Samaj defended the caste system in its existing form.
Who founded the ‘Parsee Gayan Uttejak Mandali’ in 1870 ?
Answer: Kaikhusroo Naoroji Kabraji
Of the ideological basis of the Prarthana Samaj as formulated by M.G. Ranade in his ‘A Theist Confession of Faith’ (1883), which of the following statements is not correct ?
Answer: It believed in idol worship and divine origin of scriptures.
Select the correct pair from the following :
Answer:The All India Depressed Classes League - 1935