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  1. What is the meaning of "Ramayana"

    the History of Lord Ramachandra
    the history of Lord Balarama
    the history of Lord Parasurama
    the history of Ramananda
    the History of Lord Ramachandra
  2. 2. Lord Rama is the son of
    a) King Raghu
    b) King Dasaratha
    c) King Janaka
    d) King Katvanga
    King Dasaratha
  3. 3, Who wrote Ramayana
    a) Vyasa
    b) Bharadwaja
    c) Vashista
    d) Valmiki
  4. 4. Who was the ruler of Kosala
    a) Dhrtarashtra
    b) Dhuryodana
    c) Dhasaratha
    d) Janaka
  5. 5. What was teh capital of Kosala
    a) Panchala
    b) Indraprastha
    c) Hastinapura
    d) Ayodhya
  6. 6. What does "Ayodya" mean
    a) A place where wars took place
    b) A that which is subdued by war
    c) A deserted place
    d) That which cannot be subdued by war
    That which cannot be subdued by war
  7. 7. What is the other name of Sita
    a) Vaidehi
    b) Sati
    c) Sunithi
  8. 8.Who was the evil-minded servant of kaikeyi
    A) Manthra
    B) Surichi
    C) Mandodari
    D) Surpanaka
    A) Manthra
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  9. 9.What were teh two wishes of Kaikeyi
    A)To Send Bharata to exile and crown Rama
    B)to send Rama to exile and crown Bharata
    C)to send Rama to exile and crown Lakshma
    D)to send Rama and Lakshman to exile and crown Bharatha
    B)to send Rama to exile and crown Bharata
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  10. Who was Sumantra
    B) Priest
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  11. 11 Whoas the mother of Rama
    a) Sumitra
    b) Kausalya
    c) Kaikeyi
    d) Kunti
  12. 12. In which state of Modern India is Ayodhya
    A) Andra
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Uttar Pradesh
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  13. 13. Where did the battle between Rama and Ravana take place
    A) Ayodhya
    B) Lahore
    C) Lanka
    D) Lashkar
    C) Lanka
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  14. 14. On hose side was Ravana's brother, Vihishana in the war between Rama and Ravana
    A) Rama's side
    B) None one's side
    C) Ravana's side
    D) His army on Rama's side and himself in Ravana's side
    A) Rama's side
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  15. 15. What was the name of Vali's brother ?
    A) Hanuman
    B) angada
    C) Jambavan
    D) Sugriva
    D) Sugriva
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  16. 16.who set Lanka on fire
    a) Hanuman
    b) Sugriva
    c) Angada
    d) Sita
  17. 17.When Ganga decended from the heavens, who could bear the force of her flow ?
    a) Lord Brahma
    b) Lord Narayana
    c) Lord Indra
    d) Lord Siva
    Lord Siva
  18. 18. What was the intention of Ravan when he visited the ashram of Rama in the guise of a Sadhu
    a) To abduct Sita
    b) To ask for Alms
    c) To kill Sita
    d) To kill Rama and Lakshmana
    To abduct Sita
  19. 19. What awas the name of the place where indra is supposed to rule from
    a) Ajmeer
    b) Amravati
    c) Andra Pradesh
    d) Ajanta
  20. 20. What did Rama give to Hanuman that is to be shown to Sita
    a) Finger ring
    b) Ear ring
    c) Nose ring
    d) Bracelet
    Finger Ring
  21. 21. In return, what did Sita give to Hanuman that is to be shown to Rama
    a) Marakatamai (Her finger ring)
    b) Chintamani (her Diamond)
    c) Vajram (her nose ring)
    d) Chudamani (Her crest jewel)
  22. 22. who was the father of Hanuman ?
    a) Sun God
    b) Wind God (Vayu)
    c) Rain God (Varuna)
    d) Sugriva (King of monkeys
    Wind God
  23. 23. What was was the name of Janaka's kingdom ?
    a) Mathura
    b) Mithila
    c) Videha
    d) Kekaya
  24. 24. What was the Capital of Janaka's kingdom ?
    a) Mathura
    b) Mithila
    c) Videha
    d) Vidharba
  25. 25. Who was Lakshmana's wife
    a) Ulupi
    b) Utapa
    c) Uttaa
    d) Urmila
  26. 26.Who was Ravana's wife
    a) Mandodari
    b) Mandakini
    c) Madanika
    d) Soorpanaka
  27. 27. What were the names of Ravana's brothers
    a) Indrajit & Kumbakarna
    b) Indrajit & Vibishana
    c) Kumbakarna and Vibhishana
    d) Khara and Dushana
    Kumbakarna and Vibhishana
  28. 28. Who killed Tataki
    a) Rama
    b) Lakshmana
    c) Ravana
    d) Hanuman
    Lord Rama
  29. 29. Who was the Guru of Dasaratha
    a) Viswamitra
    b) Vasishta
    c) Vibhishana
    d) Valmiki
  30. 30. Why did Hanuman carry the whole montain, when he was asked to fetch certain medicinal herbs ?
    a) Because he wanted to show the strength
    b) Because he likes to carry mountains
    c) Because Rama asked him to do so
    d) Because he cound identify the herbs
    Because he cound identify the herbs
  31. 31.Name the mountain that Hanuman brought to Lanka
    a) Mandrachala
    b) Mahendra
    c) Sanjivini
    d) Seshachala
  32. 32. Who brought Ganga from heaven to earth
    a) Bramha
    b) Bhagiratha
    c) Siva
    d) Sri Vishnu
  33. 33. Name the bow that Rama brke in Janaka's kingdom to win Sita
    a) The bow of Vishnu
    b) The bow of Bramha
    c) The bow of Siva
    d) The bow of Indra
    Bow of Siva
  34. 34. Where did Bharata meet Rama in the forest
    a) Chitrakuta
    b) Dandaka
    c) Jharikanda
    d) Talavana
  35. 35.What did Bharata carry back to Ayodhya after meeting Rama in the forest ?
    a) Rama's finger ring
    b) Rama's arrows
    c) Rama's bow
    d) Rama's Sandals
    Rama's Sandals
  36. 36.What as the name of Dasaratha's father
    a) Ajamila
    b) Atri
    c) Agni
    d) Aja
  37. 37 Where was Sita when Hanuman first saw her in Lanka
    a) In the Dandaka forest
    b) In a temple
    c) In Ravana's palace
    d) In the Ashoka Grove
    In the Ashoka Grove
  38. 38. In which vehicle did Rama, Lakshman and Sita return to Ayodhya from Lanka
    a) Pushpaka Vimana (flower Airplane)
    b) On Hanuman's Shoulder
    c) Horse cart
    d) Bullock-cart
    Pushpaka Vimana
  39. 39. Who were the twins among Dasaratha's four sons
    a) Rama, Lakshmana
    b) Lakshmana and Satrugana
    c) Bharata and Satrugana
    d) Rama and Bharata
    Lakshmana and Satrugana
  40. 40. Who was Vali's son
    a) Neela
    b) Hanuman
    c) Sugriva
    d) Angada
  41. 41 Who was the guru of the devas
    a) Sukracharya
    b) Brihspathi
    c) Viswamitra
    d) Agastya
  42. 42. At Chitrakuta, who built the hut for Rama and others to live in
    a) Bharata
    b) Guha
    c) Lakshman
    d) Bharadwaja
  43. 43. Who argued with Ravana in his court that Hanuman's life should be spared ?
    a) Vibhishana
    b) Angada
    c) Meghanada
    d) Mandodari
  44. 44. Name the Vulture who fought with Ravana to save Sita
    a) Garuda
    b) Sampati
    c) Thakshaka
    d) Jatay
  45. 45. Who taught Lava and Kusha the use of arms ?
    a) Viswamitra
    b) Valmiki
    c) Brihaspati
    d) Vasishta
  46. 46.Whom did Sugriva send to meet Rama on his behalf
    a) Hanuman
    b) Angada
    c) Jambavan
    d) Jatayu
  47. 47. Who described the beauty of Sita to Ravana
    a) Khara and Dhushana
    b) Mareecha
    c) Subhahu
    d) Surpanaka
  48. 48. Who drove the chariot when Rama, Sita, and Lakshman left fo exile
    a) Bharata
    b) Viswamitra
    c) Sumantra
    d) Daruka
  49. 49. Name the kingdom where Bharata and Satrugana returned after their father' death
    a) Kekaya
    b) Lanka
    c) Mithila
    d) Videha
  50. 50. What was the name of the yanjna performed y Dasaratha to obtain sons
    a) Aswamedha yanjna
    b) Putrakameshti Yanja
    c) Rajasuya yanjna
    d) Ajamedha yanja
    Putrakameshti Yanja
  51. 51.Panchavi mentioned in teh Ramayana is situated in which state of modern india
    a) Andra
    b) Madya pradesh
    c) Uttra Pradesh
    d) Maharastra
  52. 52.What was the original name of Indrajit
    a) Dhenka
    b) Vibhishana
    c) Meghanath
    d) Purujit
  53. 53. Who suggested Kaikeyi to see the bansihment of Rama
    a) Manthara
    b) Menaka
    c) Kausalya
    d) Surpanaka
  54. 54. Who killed the demon Kalanemi
    a) vali
    b) Rama
    c) Lakshman
    d) Hanuman
  55. 55. For how man years was Rma banished to the forest
    a) 10
    b) 12
    c) 14
    d) 13
  56. 56. why did hanuman leap towards the sky soon after his birth
    a) he wanted to play with the sun
    b) he wanted to catch the sun thinking it was a furit
    c) He wanted to eat the sun
    d) He wanted to run away
    he wanted to catch the sun thinking it was a fruit
  57. 57.What form did Maricha assume to deceive Rama
    a) Golden cow
    b) Golden deer
    c) Golden parrot
    d) Golden peacock
    Golden deer
  58. 58. Who made Rama and Lakshman expert archers
    a) Valmiki
    b) Parasurama
    c) Vasishta
    d) Viswamitra
  59. 59. who was crowend king of Lanka after Ravana;s death
    a) Rama
    b) Lakshman
    c) Vibhishana
    d) Angada
  60. 60. Who was the Guru of the Asuras
    a) Sukracharya
    b) Brihaspati
    c) Viswakarma
    d) Maricha
  61. 61.For how long did kumbakarna sleep at a time
    a) 4 m
    b) 6 m
    c) 5 m
    d) 12 m
    6 months
  62. 62. Where did Janaka find Sita
    a) in the forest
    b) Divya-Purusha gave her to him
    c) His friend gaver her to him
    d) In the furrow of the land tiled by him
    In the furrow of the land tiled by him
  63. 63.What was the name of Sugriva's wif
    a) Suma
    b) Uma
    c) Ruma
    d) Buma
  64. 64. Who was Guha in the Ramayana
    a) Chielf of Rakshasas
    b) Chief of hunter tribe
    c) Chief of Ayodhya
    d) Chief of Lanka
    Chief of hunter tribe
  65. 65 Why is Rama sometimes called Raghava ?
    a) Becuase he was the decendent of Raghu
    b) Because he was the student of Raghu
    c) Because he was the brother of Raghu
    d) Because he was a friend of Raghu
    Becuase he was the decendent of Raghu
  66. 66. Where was the mouth of the rakshasa Kabhanda ?
    a) in the neck
    b) in the leg
    c) in the hand
    d) in the belly
    in the belly
  67. 67. who incited Ravan to fight with Rama ?
    a) Sukanya
    b) Surpanaka
    c) Maricha
    d) Mandodari
  68. 68. When Lakshmana swooned after being hit by an arrow f Megnad, who revived him ?
    a) Sushena
    b) Sugriva
    c) Hanuman
    d) Rama
  69. 69. Who was the monkey general, who superviswed the construction of the bridge to Lanka
    a) Sugriva
    b) Hanuman
    c) Angada
    d) Nala
  70. 70. Who gave the pot of Kheer to Dasaratha after he had perfoemed the Yajna ?
    a) King Janaka
    b) A devine being
    c) A rakshasa
    d) King Ravana
    A devine being
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