Test Your Self 0% Indian Culture and Art Quiz 03 Indian Culture and Art QuizMultiple Choice Quiz Questions (MCQs) on Indian Culture and Art for General Studies and GK What is ‘‘Vishva Mohini’’? A famous book on Indian dances Name for India’s Beauty Queen An Indian ship The title given to Lata Mangeshkar for her contribution to music Who among the following is a famous Indian painter ? Balamuralikrishna Ravi Shankar Yaminni Krishnamurthy M.F. Hussain Kalamkari painting refers to A hand painted cotton textile in SouthIndia A hand painted decorative silk cloth in North Western India A handmade drawing on bamboo handicrafts in NorthEast India A block painted woollen cloth in Western Himalayan region of India Match the artists with their artform.Artist Art form(a) Jatin Das 1. Sitar(b) Parveen 2. PaintingSultana(c) Pradosh 3. HindustaniDasgupta music (Vocal)(d) Ustad 4. SculptureVilayat Khan(a) (b) (c) (d) 2 3 4 1 1 2 3 4 3 4 2 1 4 1 3 2 In which of the following styles ofdance the story/theme is alwaystaken from Mahabharata and Ramayana ? Bharatnatyam Mohiniattam Odissi Kuchipudi ‘Kuchipudi’ dance originated in Karnataka Punjab Andhra Pradesh Rajasthan Who is considered the father ofSahatara (Sitar) ? Mian Tansen Bade Ghulam Ali Khan Baiju Bawara Amir Khusro Which is the first colour movieproduced in India ? Aan Madhumati Mughal-e-Azam Do Bigha Zameen Who among the following musiccomposers was deaf ? Richard Strauss Beethovan LV. Bach J.S. Johannes Brahms Match the artists with their artform :Artist Art-forma. Pannalal 1. PaintingGhoshb. Pt. Bhimsen 2. CarnaticJoshi music (vocal)c. Anjolie Ela 3. Flute Menond. Madurai 4. HindustaniMani Iyer music (vocal)a b c d 4 2 3 1 1 3 2 4 2 1 4 3 3 4 1 2 The Ranganatha Temple is situated at Kanchipuram Chenna Srirangam Tirupati Match the artists and their artform :Artists Artform(a) Ustad (1) BharatAllauddin NatyamKhan(b) Hema (2) SarodMalini(c) Birju (3) SantoorMaharaj(d) Pt. Shiv (4) KathakaKumar danceSharma(a) (b) (c) (d) 2 1 4 3 2 4 3 1 1 3 2 4 3 2 4 1 In which of the gollowing we find difference in the sounds made bysitar and veena ? quality None of these Both (1) and (2) pitch Who amongst the following is renowned in Hindustani classicalmusic (vocal)? Pt. Jasraj M. S. Gopalakrishnan M. S. Subbalakshmi Shovana Narayan Raja Ravi Varma was a greatpainter of which of the following ? Bihar Bengal Kerala Punjab Who among the following is notknown for popularising ‘Thumri’form of Indian music ? Nawab Vajid Ali Shah Amir Khusaro Tansen Siddheshwari Devi Which of the following is not astringed instrument ? Guitar Violin Trumpet Sitar Which among the following is thepopular dance form of Maharashtra’s musical theatre ? Nautanki Tamasha Gatha Lavini Which is the major area where“Garba” dance form is common? Gujarat Maharashtra Punjab Rajasthan Which of the following is not correctly matched? Jain temples Khajuraho The Sun Temple Konark The Mahakaal temple Ujjain Sringeri Matha Chikkmanglur district Your score is 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterLinkedinEmail admin Improve your IELTS skills with tips, model answers, lessons, free books, and more ------------ "The more you share, the more you get." previous post Inventions and Discoveries Quiz 2 | Questions and Answers | next post Honours and Awards Quiz 2 | Questions and Answers | Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Please enter an answer in digits:two + 20 = * By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.