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Test your knowledge in Hinduism. Answers are given at the bottom.
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1)Who was the author of Sivananda Lahari?
2)Where is Vaidhyanath (one of Jyothirlinga Shrines) temple located?
3)What is the meaning of Tat Tvam Asi?
4)Name all the 12 Alvars of Tamil Nadu.
5)What are the four stages of life?
6)What are the four Purusharthas?
7)Where is Meenakshi temple located?
8)Which is the tree under which Shiva sits silent?
9)What is the Vahana of Durga?
10)Who is the proponent of Vishistadwaita?
11)What is Mantralayam shrine famous for?
12)Where are the four Mutts established by Adi Sankara?
13)What are the Navagrahas?
14)Lakshmi is the Goddess of what?
15)What did Jnaneswar write?
16)What is the name of Ramayana written by Tulsidas?
17)What are the names of two great Hindu epics?
18)Who are the two sons of Shiva?
19)Where is Kailash, abode of Shiva?
20)How many verses are there in Valmiki Ramayana?
Answers: 1.Adi Sankara 2. Deogarh in Jharkand 3.You are That 4.Poikai, Butham,Pey, Tirumazisai,Madhurakavi,Kulasekara,Tiruppan, Periyalvar,Andal,Nammalvar, Thondaradippodi and Tirumangai 5.Brahmacharya,Grahasthasrama,Vanaprastha and Sanyasa (student,householder,recluse and ascetic) 6. Dharma, Artha,Kama,Moksha 7.Madurai, Tamil Nadu 8.Banyan/vata vriksha 9.Lion or tiger 10.Ramanuja 11.Mantralayam in Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh has the Samadhi of Sri Raghavendra Swami 12.Sringeri,Dwaraka,Badrinath and Puri (Kancheepuram is the place where he attained Mukti) 13.Sun,Moon,Mars,Mercury,Jupiter,Venus, Saturn, Rahu and Ketu 14. Lakshmi is the Goddess of wealth 15.Jnaneswari, also known as Bhavartha Deepika is a commentary on Bhagavad Gita in Marathi language 16. Ram Charitha Manas 17. Ramayana and Mahabharata 18. Ganesh and Karthikeya 19). In the Himalayas, inside Chinese territory 20). 24,000 verses.
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