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What was the main objective of Mughals?

A
To expand their power in the South
B
To expand their power in the North
C
To expand their power in the East
D
To expand their power in the west
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Match the following:
  List - I  List - II
 I. Alvars A. Shaivism
 II. Nayanars B. Vaishnavism
 III. Sufis C. Basavanna
 IV. Virashaivas D. Islam

A
I - B, II - A, III - D, IV - C
B
I - D, II - B, III -  A, IV - C
C
I - A, II - B, III - C, IV - D
D
I - B, II - C, III - A, IV - D
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Who propagated Virashaivism? 

A
Gosala
B
Basavanna
C
Sankaracharya
D
Madhvacharya
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Basavanna, Allama and Akkamadevi were advocate of _________.

A
Virashaivism
B
Allam
C
Alvars
D
None of these
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Who was the writer of Ramcharitmanas?

A
Ramdas
B
Kabir
C
Tulsidas
D
Surdas
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Who was the writer of Sursagar?

A
Kabir
B
Surdas
C
Tulsidas
D
Ramdas
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Which of the following statements about the Nayanars (worshipers of Shiva) and Alvars (worshipers of Vishnu) of South India is not correct?

A
They believed in austerities
B
They looked upon religion as a living bond based on the love between the God and the worshipper
C
They spoke and wrote the language which everyone could understand
D
They disregarded the inequalities of caste
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Pandharpur was an important centre of Bhakti tradition in

A
Madhya Pradesh.
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Maharashtra
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The founder of the 'Khalsa Panth' was

A
Guru Nanak
B
Guru Ramdas
C
Guru Gobind Singh
D
Guru Teg Bahadur
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