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GK Questions: Indian Culture – Set 6

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Hello Aspirants. Welcome to Online General Knowledge section in Affairs cloud, which is important for all the competitive exams. We have created Some questions related to India Gk(Indian Culture) !!!

  1. Ambubachi Mela is celebrated in …………………..
    2.Arunachal Pradesh
    3.Himachal Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Assam
    Explanation :
    The Ambubachi Mela is an annual Hindu mela held at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati, Assam.

  2. Which of the following festival is celebrated in Chhattisgarh ?
    1.Chethiyagiri vihara
    2.Bastar Dussehra
    3.Vaishno devi
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Bastar Dussehra
    Explanation :
    Bastar Dussehra is the unique cultural trait of Chhattisgarh. Celebrated by the local people of the state with sufficient vigor, the festival of Dussehra connotes to the supreme power of goddess Danteswari.

  3. Janopunya,Chippla is a famous festival celebrated in which state ?
    2.West Bengal
    4.Madhya Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Uttarakhand
    Explanation :
    The people of Kumaon celebrate Raksha Bandhan and Janopunyu, the day on which people change their janeu (sacred thread). On this day the famous Bagwal fair is held at Devidhura in district Pithoragarh.

  4. ………………………………… is a famous festival in Tripura
    1.Samba Dashami
    2.Rengma Ngadah
    3.Garia Puja
    4.Mailara Jaatre
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Garia Puja
    Explanation :
    Garia Puja is a carnival of the ethnic tribal and is usually celebrated with a dance concert at the end. The majority of the tribal in Tripura follow the Shakti cult but the rest worship Lord Vishnu with heart and soul till today

  5. Which state is related to Onam?
    1.Tamil Nadu
    2.Andhra Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer –4.Kerala
    Explanation :
    Onam is the biggest and the most important festival of the state of Kerala. It is a harvest festival and is celebrated with joy and enthusiasm

  6. Chhath puja is celebrated in …………………
    1.J & K
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Jharkhand
    Explanation :
    Chhath is an ancient Hindu Vedic festival dedicated to the HinduSun God, Surya and  The Chhath Puja is performed in order to thank Surya for sustaining life on earth and to request the granting of certain wishes.This festival is observed by Nepalese people and  Jharkhand people

  7. Himachal Pradesh is related to ………………..
    3.Mysore Dasara
    4.Kullu Dussehra
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Kullu Dussehra
    Explanation :
    Kullu Dussehra is the renowned International Mega Dussehra festival observed in the month of October in Himachal Pradesh state in northern India

  8. ……………………. is a famous festival in Tami Nadu
    1.Panguni Uthiram
    2.Raja praba
    3.Phool Dei
    4.Haldia Utsav
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Panguni Uthiram
    Explanation :
    Panguni Uthiram, or Paiguni Uttaram, is an important Tamil festival … Uttiram is also of great importance in several temples in Tamil Nadu

  9. Gangaur is a famous festival celebrated in which state ?
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Rajasthan
    Explanation :
    Gangaur is a festival celebrated in the Indian state of Rajasthan and some parts of Gujarat, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh.

  10. …………………… is  celebrated in Madhya Pradesh
    1.Dhrupad samaroh
    2.Nimar utsav
    4.Jityya Bhaiya Dooj
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Nimar utsav
    Explanation :
    Nimar Utsav 2016 falls in November, it’s a three-day festival celebrated in a small town of Maheshwar on the banks of River Narmada in Madhya Pradesh.