MCQ related to Buddhism and jainism for the Competitive examination.

MCQ related to Buddhism and jainism for the Competitive examination.

MCQ related to Buddhism and jainism for the Competitive examination.

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1.What is the meaning of Buddha?The enlightened one
The religious preacher
The genius
The powerful
The Enlightened one
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2.In which place Gautam Buddha attained Mahaparinirvan?Kapilvastu
Kushinagar
Bodhgaya
Rajgriha
Kushinagar
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3. Who is supposed to be the future Buddha in Mahayan Buddhism?Krakuchandra
Amitabha
Maitreya
Kanakmuni
Maitreya
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4. Which of the following is not the text of Buddhism?Jatakas
Acharanga Sutra
Digh Nikaya
Sumangalavilasini
Acharanga Sutra
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5. The second buddhist council was held during the reign ofAjatsatru
Kanishka
Kalashoka
Ashoka
Ajatsatru
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6. Which is the earliest epigraphic evidence mentioning the birthplace of Sakyamuni Budhha?Sarnath
Sravasti
Kausambi
Rummindel
Rummindel
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7. Where did the Mahasamghika school arise?Bodhgaya
Rajgriha
Sravasti
Vaishali
Vaishali
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8. Where was the third Buddhist council held?Vaishali
Patliputra
Kashmir
Rajgriha
Patliputra
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9. The concept of Anuvrata was advocated byMahayan Buddhism
Hinyana Buddhism
Jainism
The Lokayata school
Jainism
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10. What is Kalyan Mitra in Buddhist Philosophy?Prabandhan
Dharmachakra
AStangik Marg
Triratna
Astangik Marg
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11. In the mahayan Buddhism, the Bodhisatya Avalokiteswar was also known as Vajrapani
Manjusri
Padmapani
Maitreya
Padmapani
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12.The 4th Buddhist council was held during the reign of which king?Ashoka
Kanishka
Kalashok
Ajatsatru
Kanishka
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13.To whom of his following disciples did Buddha preach his last sermon?Ananda
Sariputra
Subhadra
Upali
Subhadra
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14. In which clan Gautam budhha belongs to Jantrika
Maurya
Shakya
Mahakashyap
Shakya
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15. Who presided over the 4th Buddhist council in Kashmir?Asvaghosh
Upagupta
Vasumitra
Mahakashyap
Vasumitra
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16. What is the main feature of Buddhist Philosophy?Pratitya Samutpad
Jiva and Ajiva
Syadvada
Triratna
Pratitya Samutpad
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17. In which language did Mahavira Swami deliver his sermons?Sanskrit
Ardha Maghdi
vaidarbhi
Suraseni
Prakrit (also known as Ardha – Maghdhi)
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18. Which one among the following Tirthankars was according to the Svetamber tradition, a lady?Sumatinath
Shantinath
Mallinath
Arishnath
Mallinath
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19. The teaching of Parsnath was collectively known as Triratna
Panch Mahavarta
Panchashil
Chaturyam/Chaturthi
Chaturyam/Chaturthi
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20. In which language the Tripitak was written?Brahmi
Kharoshi
Pali
Sanskrit
Pali
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21. Who among the following is known as Light of Asia?Jesus Christ
Lord Buddha
Mahavira
Guru Nanak
Gautam Buddha
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22. Who was the author of Buddha Charit?Asvaghosh
Nagarjun
Nagsen
Vasumitra
Asvaghosh
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23. At which place Gautam Buddha gave his first sermon?Vaishali
Vallabhi
Rajgriha
Sarnath
Sarnath
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24.Which of the following is considered the best Stupa?Amravati
Bharhut
Sanchi
Bodhgaya
Sanchi
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25 Yapaniya was a school ofBuddhism
Jainism
Shaivism
Vaishnavism
Jainism
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26. Who installed the grand image of Gomateshwar at Shravanbelgola?Chamudaraya
Krishna-I
Kumar Pal
Tejpal
Chamundaraya
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27. The jain tirthankar Mahavira has been mentioned in the early Buddhist literature as Vardhaman
Nirgantha Nataputta
Vesaliya
Videhaputta
Nirgantha Nataputta
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28. The first meeting of Gosala with Mahavira was held atChampa
Vaishali
Nalanda
Takshila
Nalanda
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29. The originator of Jain religion was Mahavira
Rishavdev
Arya sudharma
Parswanath
Risavdev
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30. Anekantavad is a core theory and philosophy of which one of the following?Jainism
Buddhism
Shikkism
Vaisnavism
Jainism
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31. Buddha is depicted on the coin of Buddhagupta
Kanishka
Vima Kadphises
Nahapan
kanishka
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32. Mother of Gautam Buddha belonged to which dynasty?Koshalyan Dynasty
Shakya Dynasty
Maya dynasty
Lichhavi dynasty
Koshalyan Dynasty
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33. Amravati Stupa is situated in.Uttar Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh
Karnataka
Andhra Pradesh
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34. The first sermon of Buddha made at sarnath is calledDharma Chakra Parivartan
Dharma Sansthapan
Dharma Sabha
Mahaparinirvan
Dharma Chakra Parivartana
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35. The custom santhara is related to which of the following sects?Jain
Buddha
Shaiva
Vaishnava
Jain
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36. Mahavir Jain took his last breath at which place?Rajgriha
Pawapuri
Vaishali
Champa
Pawapuri
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37. Who was the author of Kalpsutra?Vasumitra
Hemchandra
Bhadrabahu
Sthulbhadra
Bhadrabahu
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38. After which Jain council Jain religion was divided into two sects?First
Second
Third
Fourth
First
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39.Who was the last tirthankar of Jainism?Mahavira Swami
Parsnath
Aristanemi
None of these
Mahavira Swami
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40.Where was Mahavira Born?Kapilvastu
Lumbini
Kundagram
Kushinagar
Kundagram
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41.In which of he following places, Mahavira gave his first sermon?Vaishali
Rajgriha
Nalanda
Champa
Rajgriha
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42.Who became the chief of Jain sangha after the death of Mahavira?Indrabahu
Jambu
Sthulbhadra
Sudharma
Sudharma
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43.Vikramshila was founded by which of the following?Harshvardhan
Gopal
Dharmapal
Kumarpal
Dharmapal
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44.Syadvad is a doctrine of which religion?Buddhism
Jainism
Shaivism
Vaishnavism
Jain
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45.Who was the president of first jain council?Bhadrabahu
Sthulbhadra
Devadhigan
Nagarjun
Sthukbhadra
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46Who was the founder of Vigyanvad or Yogachar?Ashhvaghosh
nagsen
Maitreyanath
Nagarjun
Maitreyanath
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47.Who was the founder of Pashupat Sampraday?Basava
Lakulisha
Bhavbhuti
Shambhunath
Lakulisha
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48. Who was the founder of Lingayat movement?Basava
Lakulisha
Matsendranath
Kulshekhar
Basava
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49. Who was the founder of Mahayan sect of Buddhism?Buddhadev
Ghoshak
Asanga
Dharmatrat
Asanga
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50. Who was the first teacher of Gautam Buddha?Alara Kalam
Rudrak Ramputra
Asanga
Sudharma
Alara Kalam
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51. Who was the leader of Digambar Sect?Sthulbhadra
Bhardabahu
Parswanath
Gopala
Bhadrabahu
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52. Who compiled Vinaypitak?Ananda
Upali
Sabakami
Basubandhu
Upali
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53. Who was the president of 2nd Buddhist Council?Mahakashyap
Sabakami
Mogaliputta Tissa
Vasumitra
Sabakami
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54. Which of the following principles was added to Jainism by mahavira?Asteya
Satya
Brahmacharya
Ahimsa
Brahmacharya
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55. Who was the vice president of 4th Buddhist Council?Sabakami
vasumitra
Asanga
Ashvaghosh
Ashavaghosh
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56. who was the leader f Theravadi Buddhism?Mahakatyan
Mahakashyap
Savakami
vasumitra
Mahakashyap
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57. The name of the which tirthankar was found in Rigveda?Mahavira
Parswanath
Rishavdev/Aristanemi
Mallinath
Rishavdev/Aristanemi
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58. Which text describes the birth and life of Buddha?Acharanga Sutra
Digha Nikay
Jataka
Tripitak
Jataka
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59. Who among the following taught the doctrine of Sunyata?Nagarjuna
Shankaracharya
Harisena
Vallabhacharya
Nagarjuna
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60. Who among the following is given the credit of carrying jainism in South India?Sudharma
Indrabhuti
Bhadrabahu
Sthulbhadra
Bhadrabahu
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61. Gautam Buddha was elevated to the position of God by the time of —Ashoka
Kanishka
Chandragupta Vikramaditya
Harshavardhan
Ashoka
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62. Lumbini was the birth place of Buddha is attested by an inscription of:-Ashoka
Pushyamitra Sung
Kanishka
Harsha
Ashoka
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63. Vikramshila Mahavihara was established by the ruler of–Pushyabhuti Dynasty
Barman Dynasty
Sen Dynasty
Pala Dynasty
Pala Dynasty
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64. The stupa site which is not connected with any incident of lord Buddha’s life is–Sarnath
Sanchi
Bodh Gaya
Kushinagar
Sanchi
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65. Prabhasigiri is a pilgrim spot of Buddhists
Jains
Saivites
Vaishnavites
Jains
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66. Who is said to have become the chief of the Jain Sangh after the death of Mahavira?Jambu
Bhadrabahu
Sthulbhadra
Sudharma
Sudharma
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