Jain Religion Previous year all important questions and answers

Where was Mahavira Swami born?

  1. Kundagram
  2. Patliputra
  3. Magadha
  4. Vaishali

Kundagram

The originator of the Jain Religion is

  1. Arya Sudharma
  2. Mahavira Swami
  3. Parshwanath
  4. Rishabh Dev

Rishabh Dev

Who was the first Tirthankar of Jain religion ?

  1. Parsvanath
  2. Rishabhanath
  3. Mahavira
  4. Chetaka

Rishabhanath

Kundalpur is the birthplace of

  1. Emperor Ashoka
  2. Goutam Buddha
  3. Mahavira Swami
  4. Chitanya Mahaprabhu

Mahavira Swami

Mahavira Jain breathed his last at

  1. Patliputra
  2. Ranchi
  3. Pavapuri
  4. Samastipur

Pavapuri

The word Tirthankar is related to

  1. Buddhist
  2. Christian
  3. Hindu
  4. Jain

Jain

Who was the last one in the order of Jain Tirthankar

  1. Parshvanath
  2. Risabhdev
  3. Mahavira
  4. Manisuvrata

Mahavira

Which one of the following was not a Jain Tirthankar

  1. Chandraprabhu
  2. Nathamuni
  3. Nemi
  4. Sambhav

Nathamuni

Prabhasgiri is a pilgrim spot of

  1. Buddhist
  2. Jain
  3. Saivites
  4. Vaishnavites

Jain

In Jain religion, which word is used for ‘Complete Intellect’

  1. Jin
  2. Ratna
  3. Kaivalya
  4. Nirvana

Kaivalya

The doctrine of three jewels right faith, right action and right knowledge, is the crowning glory of

  1. Buddhism
  2. Christianity
  3. Jainism
  4. None of the these

Jainism

The correct of Anubrata was advocated by

  1. Mahayana Buddhism
  2. Hinayana Buddhism
  3. Jainism
  4. The Lokayata school

Jainism

Syadvad is a doctrine of

  1. Lokayatism
  2. Saivism
  3. Jainism
  4. Vaishnavism

Jainism

The Jain philosophy holds that the world is created and maintained by

  1. Universal Law
  2. Universal Truth
  3. Universal Faith
  4. Universal Soul

Universal Law

Anekantavada is a core theory and philosophy of which one of the following

  1. Buddhism
  2. Jainism
  3. Sikhism
  4. Vaishnavism

Jainism

Which of the following religions does not trust in the concept of ‘Final annihilation of the world ‘ ?

  1. Buddhism
  2. Jainism
  3. Hinduism
  4. Islam

Jainism

The besic point of Jainism is

  1. Act
  2. Loyalty
  3. Non-violence
  4. Disfavour

Non-violence

Yapaniya was the sect of

  1. Buddhist
  2. Jainism
  3. Shaivists
  4. Vaishnavists

Jainism

Which of the following is the earliest holy book of Jain ?

  1. Twelve Angas
  2. Twelve Upangas
  3. Fourteen Purvas
  4. Fourteen Uppurva

Fourteen Purvas

In which one of the following language was the earliest Jain literature compiled ?

  1. Ardh-Magadhi
  2. Paali
  3. Prakrit
  4. Sanskrit

Ardh-Magadhi

Which one of the following is not a part of early Jain literature ?

  1. Therigatha
  2. Acarangasutra
  3. Sutrakritanga
  4. Brihatkalpasutra

Therigatha

Who was the first founder of Shwetambar creed during the first partition of Jain creed ?

  1. Sthulabhadra
  2. Bhadrabahu
  3. Kalakacharya
  4. Deverdhi Kshama Sharaman

Sthulabhadra

The first disciple of Lord Mahavir was

  1. Jamali
  2. Yashoda
  3. Aanojja
  4. Trishala

Jamali

Who was the first follower of Mahavira ?

  1. Jamali
  2. Yashoda
  3. Aanojja
  4. Trishala

Jamali

Svetambara Agama was finally edited at the Jain Council of

  1. Vaishali
  2. Balabhi
  3. Pawa
  4. Patliputra

Patliputra

Samadhi Maran’ is related to which Philosophy?

  1. Buddhist Philosophy
  2. Jain Philosophy
  3. Yoga Philosophy
  4. Lokayat Philosophy

Jain Philosophy

Ajivika sect was founded by

  1. Anand
  2. Rahulabhadra
  3. Makkhali Gosala
  4. Upali

Makkhali Gosala

Who among these rendered that ‘Fate assigns everything, human is incapable’ ?

  1. Jain
  2. Buddhist
  3. Aajivakas
  4. Mimansakas

Aajivakas

The sect which believed in abiding nature of destiny

  1. Jainism
  2. Ajivikas
  3. Charvaka
  4. Buddhism

Ajivikas

Who used the caves of Barabar as their shelter-house ?

  1. Ajivikas
  2. Tharus
  3. Jain’s
  4. Tantrikas

Ajivikas

The famous pilgrimage of Buddhist of as well as of Jain in Uttar Pradesh is at

  1. Sarnath
  2. Kaushambi
  3. Devipatan
  4. Kushinagar

Kaushambi

Who built ‘Gommateshwara’ status at Sravanabelagola ?

  1. Chamundraya
  2. Krishan-1
  3. Kumarpala
  4. Tejpala

Chamundraya

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