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MCQs On Culture And Hertiage Of Jammu Kashmir

This is a set of best MCQs on culture and heritage of Jammu Kashmir. Check them out if you are preparing for JKSSB and JKPSC exams.

Quiz On Culture And Hertiage Of Jammu Kashmir


Who is known as John Keats of Kashmir?

  1. Rusul Mir
  2. Mehmood Gami
  3. Sahib Kaul
  4. Paramananda Gharib

Rusul Mir


Kud Dance is performed in honour of:

  1. Kali Mata
  2. Kul Devta
  3. Lord Krishna
  4. Lord Vishnu

Kul Devta


Which of the following shawls is not protected by GI tag?

  1. Kani Shawl
  2. Pashmina Shawl
  3. Raffal Shawl
  4. Ring Shawl

Raffal shawl


Bhajan Sopori is associated with:

  1. Santoor
  2. Surahi
  3. Tabla
  4. Shehnai

Santoor


What is Surma in Jk culture?

  1. It is a heroic ballad.
  2. It is a tale ballet singing form sung by a group of jogis.
  3. It is a song cum dance performed by the parents of the bride.
  4. It is a song cum dance revealing the frustration and melancholy of a newly married bride whose groom has gone to war.

It is a song cum dance revealing the frustration and melancholy of a newly married bride whose groom has gone to war.


Which one is not true about the Martand Sun Temple?

  1. It is located in Anantnag District of Jammu Kashmir.
  2. It was constructed by Lalitaditya Muktapida.
  3. It is also known as Pandou and is dedicated to Surya
  4. It was destroyed by Aurangzeb Alamgir

“It was destroyed by Aurangzeb Alamgir” is a wrong option. It was destroyed by Sultan Sikandar.


Shri Pratap Singh (SPS) Museum of Srinagar was established in:

  1. 1976
  2. 1985
  3. 1989
  4. 1981

1989


Who is known as nightingale of Kashmir?

  1. Lala Ded
  2. Nighat Sahiba
  3. Rupa Bhawani
  4. Habba Khatoon

Habba Khatoon


Who is known as “Father of Dogri”?

  1. Dinu Bhai Pant
  2. Ram Nath Shastri
  3. Deen Bhandu Sharma
  4. Padma Sachdeva

Ram Nath Shastri


Who popularised “Lol” in Kashmiri poetry?

  1. Habba Khatoon
  2. Lal Ded
  3. Nund reshi
  4. Mahjoor

Habba Khatoon


Who is known as “Shayari Kashmir”?

  1. Ab Ahad Zargar
  2. Mehmood Gami
  3. Rasool Mir
  4. Mahjoor

Mahjoor


Who introduced Carpet Industry in Kashmir?

  1. Zainul Abideen
  2. Akbar
  3. Sultan Sikandar
  4. Aurangzeb Alamgir

Zainul Abideen


The concept of Kangri in Kashmir comes from:

  1. Russia
  2. Portugual
  3. Italy
  4. China

Italy


What is “Tweed”?

  1. It is a wool product.
  2. It is a silk product.
  3. It is a cotten product.
  4. It is a paper machie product.

It is a wool product


What is Khatamband?

  1. It is a type of Kashmiri embroidery work.
  2. It is a type of Kashmiri Wood work.
  3. It is a type of Kashmiri Wool.
  4. It is a type of Kashmiri cave paintings.

It is a type of Kashmiri Wood work


Which of the following dances is not performed in Jammu Kashmir?

  1. Rouf
  2. Wuegi Nachun
  3. Crow Dance
  4. Garba

Garba Dance. Garba Dance is performed In Gujrat


Which of the following dances is known as ‘Labour Dance”?

  1. Letri
  2. Gwatri
  3. Keekli
  4. Hikat

Letri. It is a dance of Jammu region, and is performed by the people who are invited to cut the grass


Which of the following is not true about ancient temples of Kashmir?

  1. Kashmiri temple architecture is different from the rest of India as most temples are square or oblong in design.
  2. Most of the them are made up of Limestone.
  3. There exist no traces of any windows or sky light in any of the known ancient temples of the Valley.
  4. The roofs of ancient Hindu temples of Kashmir are invariably pyramidal.
  5. None of them.

none of them. All the statements are correct for Ancient Kashmiri Temples.


The painting of Rasamanjari was painted by?

  1. Devidas
  2. Zainul Abideen
  3. Nainsukh
  4. Anand K Kumaraswamy

Devidas


Kel goat is the main source of;

  1. Raffal Shawl
  2. Pashmina Shawl
  3. Kani Shawl
  4. Sozni Shawl

Pashmina Shawl

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