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Exam Ready Series Indian History 01

  1. Nadir Shah invaded India and indulged in loot and large scale massacre of people in -1739
  2. with the annexation of lower Sindh ,the whole of Sindhi was subjected by Muhammad Ghur in -The Year 1182 AD
  3. Under Harshvardhan in the seventh century AD the centre of political gravity in India shifted from Magadh to - Kannauj
  4. The first notable Paramara ruler of Malwa was - Vakpati Gupta
  5. The composer of Gita Govinda was -Jayadeva
  6. Which Mughal emperor died in 1707- Aurangzeb
  7. By uniting Utkal and Kalinga who is credited with laying the foundation of modern Odisha(formerly Orissa) - Anantavarman
  8. THe Most glorious epoch in chola history commenced with accession of - Rajaraja the Great (985-1014)
  9. Rajaraja the Great built -The Brihadeshwara temple at Thanjavur
  10.  Which Delhi sultan laid down the theory of kingship- Ghiyasuddin Balban
  11. Ruins of which places/cities represent the old capital of Vijaynagar -Hampi
  12. Who were responsible for the creation of Ratha monuments at mamallapuram-Pallavas
  13. The First Trade union was founded in India by B P Wadia in -year 1918
  14. During the rig vedic period Niska was an ornament of -Neck
  15. The musical instrument mastered by Auranzeb was- Veena
  16. Adi Sankaracharya was born in -Kerala
  17. It was Adi Sankaracharya who organised the ten branches of - Adivaita School of Saivism
  18. Chrisnity in India was introduced by the traders from the west in First Century
  19. Ayurveda ,the name of India medical science ,literally means - Science of longevity
  20. 'Mahabhasya'-the most outstanding work in the field of grammer is written by - Patanjali
  21. The Pandya Kingdom in the Southern India occupied the region of modern districts of - Tirunlveli,Ramnad and Madurai ( in Tamil Nadu)
  22.  The most well known and greatest of all Kushan King was- Kanishk
  23. Among all the Indo-Greek rules in ancient India ,the most illustration was- Menander(165-145 BC)
  24. During the Mauryan Empire Empire ,the head of the village was called-Gramika
  25. Ashoka the Great pronounces his policy of equal respect to all religious sects more clearly in -Rock Edict XII
  26. The two basic attributes of Ashoka's principle of 'Dhamma' (Moral law) were- Less Evil and Many Good Deeds
  27. The period of Early Harappan phase - 3500-2600BC
  28. In the Hindu Scheme ,Bhakti (devotion) is essential constituent of - Sadhana( religious pursuit)
  29. Guru Nanak Dev -the founder of Sikhism was born in - Khatri family














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