MCQ on Vedic Civilisation
The most important craftsman in the Vedic period was the
The ritualistic precepts pertaining to the hymns of the Vedas are known as the
The famous Gayatrimantra is addressed to
A 'Sabha' in the Vedic period was a/an
Institution of professional men in villages
National Assembly of all Citizens of the State
In the Rigvedic period, after the king the next most Important functionary of the State was the
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The Vedic Aryans first settled in the region of
Kashmir and Punjab
Which sage or scholar had recast the original single Veda into four distinct Vedas?
The normal form of government during the Vedic period was
Which of the following is the oldest of the Vedas?
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Which of the following contains the famous Gayatrimantra?
The Vedic deity Indra was the god of
Rain and Thunder
'Ayurveda' has its origin in
Which of the following Vedas deals with magic spells and witchcraft?
Two highest gods in the Vedic religion were
Surya and Pushan
Indra and Varuna
Vishnu and Mitra
Agni and Savitri
The family of the Rig Vedic Aryans was
The Vedic religion along with its Later (Vedic) developments is actually known as
Which of the following Vedas was compiled first?
This Vedic God was 'a breaker of the forts' and also a 'war god'
The Vedic economy was based on
all the above
crafts and industries
agriculture and cattle rearing
trade and commerce
Which of the following Vedas is rendered musically?
That the Rig Vedic Aryana were a pastoral people is borne out by the fact that
All of the above
Most of the wars were fought for the sake of cows
there are many references to the cow in the Rig Veda
Gifts made to priests were usually cows and not land
The famous vedic saying "war begins in the minds of men" is contained in the
Division of the Vedic society into four classes is clearly mentioned in the
Purusa-sukta of Rigveda
The Rig Veda consists of
The word 'Veda' has been derived from the root word 'Vid' which means
The Atharva Veda does not discuss the ideal of
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