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Festival Quiz Questions

1. In which State is the religious festival Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated with gusto?

Rajasthan
Gujarat
Maharashtra
Madhya Pradesh

2. ‘Madhubani’ a style of folk paintings, is popular in which of the following states in India?

Bihar
Madhya Pradesh
West Bengal
Rajasthan

3. Which of the following combinations of the States and the festivals mainly celebrated there is not correct?

Rajasthan - Gangaur
Gujarat - Durga Puja
Maharashtra - Ganesh Chaturthi
Uttar Pradesh - Krishna Janmashtami

4. Nand Lal Bose, Manjit Bawa, Tyeb Mehta are

Classical Singers
English Poets
Photographers
Painters

5. The Desert Festival, an annual event in Rajasthan that displays local folk arts and culture, aerobatics, camel races, is held at

Jodhpur
Jaisalmer
Barmer
Bikaner


6. Raja Harishchandra, an early Indian film was produced by

Dada Saheb Phalke
Ashok Kumar
Ardeshir Irani
Gurudatt

7. Yavanika or curtain was introduced in Indian theatre by which of the following?

Shakas
Greeks
Huns
Persians

8. Who among the following is a distinguished actor as well as recipient of Jnanpith Award (the highest literary award in India)?

Vijay Tendulkar
Kaifi Azmi
Javed Akhtar
Girish Karnad

9. Homi Vyarawalla is acclaimed as India's first -

Lady Painter
Lady Photojournalist
Lady Kathak Dancer
Lady Playback singer

10. Ikebana is Japanese art of :

paper craft
dress designing
miniature tree farming
flower arrangement

11. Who is the voice behind the audio book "Wings of Fire" written by former President APJ Abdul Kalam?

Om Puri
Amitabh Bachchan
Girish Karnad
Harish Bhimani

12. Where is Pushkar Fair held?

Jodhpur
Ajmer
Jaipur
Udaipur

13. Ramkinker Baij was a well known

dancer
theatre personality
violinist
sculptor

14. Losoong festival is celebrated in which of the following states?

Tibet
Arunachal Pradesh
Sikkim
Kerala

15. The technique of mural painting executed upon freshly laid lime plaster is known as -

Fresco
Gouache
Tempera
Cubism

16. In which of the following states is the Hornbill Festival held annually?

Mizoram
Assam
Sikkim
Nagaland

17. Sonepur, the venue of one of the largest cattle fairs is located in which of the following states?

Gujarat
Rajasthan
Bihar
Uttarakhand

18. With which of the following festivals is Jallikattu associated?

Onam
Pongal
Vishu
Shivarathri

19. In which field of Art did Jamini Roy make his name?

Sculpture
Music
Painting
Drama

20. With which form of performing art is Teejan Bai associated?

Burra Katha
Pandavani
Lavani
Nautanki

21. Who amidst the following great music composers was the ruler of a state?

Tyagaraja
Shyama Shastri
Muthuswami Dikshitar
Swathi Tirunal Rama Varma

22. Who wrote the lyrics of the song Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo?

Manoj Kumar
Pradeep
Shailendra
Raghupati Sahay ‘Firaq’

23. Which one of the following festivals is not celebrated almost simultaneously in the month of January each year?

Makar Sankranti
Pongal
Gudi Padwa
Lohri

24. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists.
List I (Form of Painting) List II (State)
A. Madhubani 1. Kerala
B. Kalamezhuthu 2. Odisha
C. Warli 3. Maharastra
D. Pattachitra 4. Bihar

Code:

A - 2; B - 1; C - 3; D - 4
A - 4; B - 3; C - 1; D - 2
A - 2; B - 4; C - 1; D - 3
A - 4; B - 1; C - 3; D - 2

25. In which country is the Salzburg Festival held every year?

Germany
Austria
Switzerland
France
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