HINDUISM TEST - A Sharda B Shri C Sati D Uma 6 Who is the...

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HINDUISM TEST 1. One of the most important gods in the Hindu mythology is believed to have five heads and four arms. His fifth head later got burned. He also has a son named Daksh Prajapati who is the father of Shiva's first wife- Sati. Who is he? A. Vishnu B. Vishwakarma C. Indra D. Brahma 2. Name the two very brave demons that defeated Vishnu, but still were killed by him after they asked him to name a boon. A. Sumbh and Nishumb B. Hiranyaksh and Hiranyakashyap C. Madhu and Kaitav D. Rambh and Karambh 3. Nandi, the vehicle of Shiva, was cursed by Parvati, Shiva's wife. A. True B. False 4. What is the name of the demi-god who woke Shiva from his meditation so he could marry Parvati -- only to be burned by him? A. Vamandev B. Varundev C. Kamdev D. Vasudev 5. Who is the Devi who, alongside Lakshmi and Parvati, can take the form of Devi Durga? She is the goddess of Knowledge and Music.
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Unformatted text preview: A. Sharda B. Shri C. Sati D. Uma 6. Who is the teacher or master of all the demons, and also the son of a very great sage, Vhrigu, who once cursed Vishnu? A. Sukracharya B. Vishwamitra C. Vasistha D. Bhrispathi 7. Now let's go to "Treta Yug." Which of these pairs is a main god of Treta Yug, and his consort? A. Ram and Sita B. Indra and Sachi C. Shiva and Parvati D. Krishna and Radha/Rukmini 8. What are the names of Lakshman and Urmila's sons? A. Subahu and Sutushen B. Angad and Citraketu C. Daksh and Pukshar D. Luv and Kush 9. Vasudev, the father of Shri Krishna, also had a wife called Rohini who was the mother of Balaram. A. True B. False 10. What is the name of the horse that is supposed to be the incarnation of Vishnu in Kali Yug, where we are living at the present time. A. Kalami B. Kalik C. Kalki D. Kalika...
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course REL REL2300 taught by Professor Frazin during the Spring '10 term at Broward College.

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