SSC CPO 2018 Ancient History GK PDF Download :- 34 Questions
Q.1:- Which of the following is a dance form from Karnataka?
कर्नाटक का निम्न में से कौन सा एक नृत्य रूप है? [12 March 2019 Eve Shift]
Ans :- Bayalata
Bayalāṭa is a form of Yakshagana found in southern Indian region of Karnataka featuring stories from Indian epic poetry and the Puranas rendered as dance and drama.
Q.2:- The _____ dance form originated as a tribal dance in the forests of Odisha in the I8th century and attained the status of a martial art-based dance form in the 19th century.
_____ नृत्य रूप की उत्पत्ति I8 वीं शताब्दी में ओडिशा के जंगलों में एक आदिवासी नृत्य के रूप में हुई और 19 वीं शताब्दी में एक मार्शल आर्ट-आधारित नृत्य की स्थिति प्राप्त की। [12 March 2019 Morng Shift]
Ans :- Chhau
Chhau dance, also spelled as Chau or Chhaau, is a semi classical Indian dance with martial, tribal and folk traditions,with origins in eastern India. It is found in three styles named after the location where they are performed, i.e. the Purulia Chau of Bengal, the Seraikella Chau of Jharkhand, and the Mayurbhanj Chau of Odisha.
Q.3:- Karma is a dance form from which of the following states?
कर्मा निम्नलिखित में से किस राज्य का नृत्य है? [13 March 2019 Eve Shift]
Ans :- Jharkhand
Karma dance or Karma Naach is a traditional dance of central and Eastern India annually performed during the karma festival. Karma is a famous autumnal festival, it starts from the 11th day of the bright fortnight of the month of Bhadrab. It is performed in State of Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal.
Q.4:- Banabhatta was the court poet of which of the following Indian kings?
बाणभट्ट निम्नलिखित में से किस भारतीय राजा का दरबारी कवि था? [13 March 2019 Eve Shift]
- Chandra gupta II
- Pulkesin II
Ans :- Harshavardhana
Banabhatta was the court poet of king Harshavardhana. His biography Harshacharita (“Deeds of Harsha”) written by Sanskrit poet Banabhatta, describes his association with Thanesar, besides mentioning the defence wall, a moat and the palace with a two-storied Dhavalagriha (white mansion).
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