Latest Indian TV Serials Written Episode Updates, News, Reviews, and much more!

Siya Ke Ram – A quiz on Ramayan

33

Hello Guys!!!! Soups here! I’m back with a quiz this time….okay it’ll not be a quiz totally, for some questions there are varied answers! So please put forth your views…and this is totally for increasing our knowledge! I’ll post the answers in 2 days, you can see how well you know. I’m planning to keep the quiz as a “5 parts” quiz which I’ll be posting as soon as possible…have fun and yeah correct me if you think I’m wrong somewhere 🙂 Happy Answering 🙂 and yeah this is based on only the Ramayan for now, if you like it we can go ahead with Mahabharat and other things also do let me know…only 30 questions for today
Cheers 🙂

1. What was the original name of Sage Valmiki?
a. Ratnakara
b. Vajrakara
c. Vajranabhi
d. Rantideva
2. Who was the wife of Sage Vasishtha?
a. Lopamudra
b. Anasuya
c. Savitri
d. Arundati
3. How many verses are there in the Valmiki Ramayan?
a. 20000
b. 22000
c. 24000
d. 26000
4. How many versions of Ramayana are available to us in Sanskrit?
(This is not really a quizzing question, it’s just for general knowledge…please do tell the names of the extra versions of Ramayana other than the Valmiki Ramayana in Sanskrit Literature…it can be how many ever, I just want to know what are the versions that you know!)
5. Who’s considered the biological mother of Sita?
(Again different answers…for such questions, please just put your ideas across)
6. Who was the first King of The Raghu Dynasty?
a. Raghu
b. Dileepa
c. Ikshwaku
d. Vaivasvat Manu
7. Who was the wife of King Dileepa?
a. Sudarshanaa
b. Sudakshinaa
c. Sudeshnaa
d. Subhikshaa
8. Who were the parents of King Dasharatha?
a. Aja and Indumati
b. Romapada and Vershini
c. Harishchandra and Taramati
d. Hamas and Gauri

9. To whose lineage did Rajarshi Seeradhwaj Janak belong?
a. Manu
b. Ikshwaku
c. Nemi
d. Magadha
10. Who was the father of Sage Rishyashringa?
a. Vibhandaka
b. Vishwaratha
c. Vishwamitra
d. Vasishtha
11. According to the astrological calculations, when was Ram born?
(Both in Indian Calender date and Western calendar date…sorry no options for this :P)
12. Who were some important scholars at Mithila known during the time of Seeradhwaj Janak?
(No options for this too)
13. Who were the wives of Sage Yagnavalkya?
a. Kadru and Vinata
b. Aditi and Diti
c. Katyayani and Maitreyi
d. Surana and Surabhi
14. Which Apsara was sent to disturb Vishwamitra’s penance by Indra?
a. Rambha
b. Menaka
c. Urvashi
d. Tilottama
15. Which king of Ikshwaku Dynasty, before Ram is popularly known for the saying “Pran Jaaye Par Vachan Na Jaaye”?
(Though almost all kings did uphold this value but it is most popularly associated with a king who was tested by Sage Vishwamitra, no options for this one too)
16. Which mantra did Sage Vishwamitra experience in the due course of his penance which is given to every Brahmin boy during the time of his thread ceremony or Upanayanam?
a. Gayatri Mantra
b. Mrityunjaya Mantra
c. Shanti Mantra
d. Om mantra
17. How is Tataka related to Ravan?
a. Mother in law
b. Maternal Grandmother
c. Paternal Grandmother
d. Mother
18. How many children did Tataka have with her husband Sumali?
a. 2
b. 3
c. 4
d. 5
19. Which was the great weapon acquired by Ravan from Lord Shiva through penance?
a. Pashupatastra
b. Chandrahasa
c. Nagapasha
d. Brahmadanda
20. What was the name of the bow of Shiva that Ram broke?
a. Sarangi
b. Gandiva
c. Pinaka
d. Vijaya
21. What was Vishwamitra’s earlier name?
a. Kushika
b. Kaushika
c. Vishwaratha
d. Parashara
22. Which state of India is believed to be created when Parashuram threw his axe?
(no options)
23. Which language is most often spoken in the land of Mithila?
(no options)
24. Where is Mithila located in the present day?
a. Nepal
b. Bhutan
c. Pakistan
d. China
25. What was the Capital of the Kingdom of Kosala?
a. Ayodhya
b. Saketa
c. Both a and b
d. None of the above
26. On the banks of which river was Kosala located?
a. Ganga
b. Yamuna
c. Sarayu
d. Saraswati
27. Who was Sita’s foster Mother?
(No options)
28. Who was accidentally killed by king Dasharatha who thought that the former was an animal?
a. Shravan Kumar
b. Maricha
c. Nikumbha
d. Shambuka
29. Who was the son of Sage Gautam and Ahalya?
(no options)
30. Whose avatars were Bharat, Lakshman and Shatrughan respectively?
(no options)
Hope you like it…do let me know if you want more if you don’t 🙂 🙂 🙂

Credit to: Soups

33 Comments
  1. wow soups… so many interesing questions…. i dont know even half of them….
    n plz make a quiz for Mahabharat as well…

    1. when r u giving the answers?

      1. Supreetha (Soups)

        Answers in 2 days Nita 🙂

    2. Supreetha (Soups)

      Thank you 🙂 Mahabharat is on then

  2. I vl give u answers without searching in net…let me see how many I know…but now iam going to college…afternoon I vl post my answers…

    and don’t stop rey…continue this quiz… It’s interesting…

    1. Supreetha (Soups)

      Thanks bro! That’s really awesome that you want to answer without checking the internet 🙂 enjoy

  3. Mona swasanholic varunholic

    1) ratnakara
    2) arundati
    3) 24000
    4) No idea
    5) I don’t know what you mean by this question but Sita’s real mother us bhoomi ( dharthi) Devi ( don’t know what us said in Hindi , I hope you understand ) and sunaina is her foster mother.
    6) raghu
    7) don’t know
    8) Aja and indumati

  4. Mona swasanholic varunholic

    9) This one I am not sure. It’s not ikshvaku, he’s Rama’s forefather and nemi is dasharatha’s real name so that also will not be the answer. I don’t think it is magadha .
    So my answer is Manu.
    10) Vibhandaka

    10) Vibhandaka
    13) Katyayini and mythreyi
    14) Menaka
    15)

    1. Vanshika crzy fr skr

      Di gr8 quiz
      1. Ratnakara
      2. Think Arundhati may b optn a
      3. 24000
      4. There r so many
      5.bhoomi Devi I guess
      6. Raghu
      7.sudakshina

  5. Di I m going to farm now when I come back I l ans at that time …. I should think and ans na di when my chotu bro and sis are with me I can’t even think so di I l ans at afternoon ..

    1. same will answer at afternoon….

  6. Mona swasanholic varunholic

    12) sathanandan
    17) Maternal grand mother
    18) 3
    19) chandrahasa

  7. 1.ratnakara
    2.arundati
    3.24000
    4.
    5.bhoomi mata
    6.raghu
    7.
    8.aja and indumathi
    9.
    10.vibandaka
    11.in April
    12.yagnavalkya
    13..maithrei and katyaani
    14.menaka
    15.haruchandra
    16.gayathri mantra
    17.maternal grandma
    18.3
    19.padupatha asthira
    21.kaushika
    23.Nepali
    24.Nepal
    25.ayodhya
    26..ganga
    27sunaina
    28.shravan Kumar
    29.santananda
    30.chakra,adisesha,ciunch shellshell
    7.sudakshina

  8. 1.ratnakara
    2.arundati
    3.24000
    4.
    5.bhoomi mata
    6.raghu
    8.aja and indumathi
    9.magadha
    10.vibandaka
    11.in April
    12.yagnavalkya
    13..maithrei and katyaani
    14.menaka
    15.haruchandra
    16.gayathri mantra
    17.maternal grandma
    18.3
    19.padupatha asthira
    21.kaushika
    23.Nepali
    24.Nepal
    25.ayodhya
    26..ganga
    27sunaina
    28.shravan Kumar
    29.santananda
    30.chakra,adisesha,ciunch shellshell
    7.sudakshina

  9. 5.mandodhari 22.kerala

  10. Mona swasanholic varunholic

    20) I don’t get your options , I heard the bow name as triambaka
    21) kaushika
    22) Kerala
    23) Nepali ( just saying because it’s in present day Nepal, not sure )
    24) Nepal
    25) Ayodhya

    26) sarayu
    27) sunaina
    28) shravan Kumar
    29) shatananda
    30) Bharata – shankhu ( shell)
    Lakshman – ananda ( adishesha)
    Shatrughn – chakra

  11. Mona swasanholic varunholic

    20) Pinaka ( I answered something else at first. Triambaka. It is what that bow is called in adhyatma Ramayana, now my bro told that he heard it as Pinaka in skr )
    11) chaitra month punartha
    7) sudakshina
    15) harischandra

  12. Mona swasanholic varunholic

    It’s not copied net di. It’s just what I know. So there will be mistakes. I think I didn’t get some answers because I don’t watch skr . there may be explanation in that because my 9 year old cousin answered some questions which I nmdidn’t get because he watch skr.

    Sry if there is wrong answers and I am eagerly waiting for your next quiz.

    1. Supreetha (Soups)

      Hey Mona!!! It’s okay sweetie all of us make mistakes…this quiz is only for better learning…I’m not gonna do anything if your answers are wrong…you’ll also learn and so will I 😀

  13. 2b. 3c. 5 Bhoomi devi. 6c. 14a. 15 Dhasharata. 16a. 17b. 18b. 20c. 21b. 25a. 26c. 27 Sunaina. 28 a. 30 Lakshmana is adhisesha Baratha is the shank and Shratugna is Chakar

  14. Vanshika crzy fr skr

    Di gr8 quiz
    1. Ratnakara
    2. Think Arundhati may b optn a
    3. 24000
    4. There r so many
    5.bhoomi Devi I guess
    6. Raghu
    7.sudakshina
    8.b
    9.i guess maghada not sure
    10.

  15. OK di now I m free as my bros r tired and they are sleeping so I can think now
    1) ratnakara
    2)arundati
    3)24000
    4)no idea
    5) in some books they l say it is mandodari
    mandodari in some Tamil books it is said as bhoomi ma ( I don’t know which is correct as there is many type of ramayan)
    6)ishwaqu
    7)dont kow
    8) aja and indumati
    9)don’t know
    10)vibandaka
    11)in April month but date changes every year
    12)don’t know
    13)maitheri and katyaani
    14)menaka
    15)harichandra
    16)gayatri mantra
    17)maternal grand mother
    18) 3
    19pashupatastra
    20)gandiva
    21) vishwartha
    22)Kerala
    23) Nepali
    24) nepal
    25) ayodhya ( actually I have a doubt in this QN as I have read Hindi and attempted xmz there is a book named saket I don’t go through it fully as the topic I can write easily so that I have a doubt saketa can come r not )
    26) sarayu
    27)sunaina
    28)shravan Kumar
    29)shatananda
    30)lakshman- sheshnag, bharat- shank,shatrugna- chakra

    I don’t know these and are crct t not but I have just said these ans which I know and waiting for the crct ans

  16. Vanshika crzy fr skr

    9. Nemi not Magadha
    10.
    11. In April , chaitra Shukla navmi
    12.yagnavlkya it’s guess di.
    13.
    14.menka
    15. Every king hold it. But still dnt knw
    16.i guess gaytri mantra
    17. Perhps grndma
    18. 2
    19.
    20.pinaka
    21. Vishwaratha
    22.some south India state perhps
    23. Don’t know perhaps Nepali
    24.nepal
    25. Ayodhya
    26.sarayu
    27.shravan Kumar
    28. Sunaina
    29.shatnanda
    30 chakra, sheshnag, conch

  17. Vanshika crzy fr skr

    All r guesses not sure di pls post answers soon
    I didn’t use net so Dey my b wrong
    Plz gv Mahabharata quiz also

  18. 1.ratnakara
    3.24000
    5.biologically means mandodhari
    6.vivasvat manu
    12.yagnavalkya
    15.harichandra
    16.gayathri mantra
    17.maternal grandma
    18.3
    21.kaushika
    25.ayodhya
    26.sarayu
    27sunaina
    30.chakra,adisesha,shank

    I don’t know these are right or not…only 14/30…

  19. Interesting please do it for mahabharat also

  20. 1. Ratnagara
    2.arundati
    3.24000
    4.don’t know
    5.bhoomi devi
    6.raghu
    7.
    8.
    9. I think magadha
    10. vibandaka
    11.
    12.
    13. mai three and katyaani
    14. menka
    15. harichandra
    16. gayatri mantra
    17.maternal grandma
    18.
    19. pasupatastra
    20. gandiva
    21.
    22. it’s my state Kerala
    23. l think Nepali
    24. Nepal
    25. ayodhya
    26.
    27. sunaina
    28.shravan Kumar
    29.
    30. adisesha, shank , chakra
    l don’t know it’s right or not.. just answered.. soups come back with mahabharat quiz..

  21. come back soon dear… it’s really interesting…

  22. Supreetha (Soups)

    Sure…if you like this one, I’ll definitely post one for Mahabharat too 😀

  23. 12)yagnavalkya,gargi matha
    13)katyayani and maitreyi
    16)gayatri mantra
    18)2
    20)pinaka
    26)sarayu
    27)sunaina
    28)Sharman Kumar
    29)shathanand
    30)lakshman-adhiseshan
    Bharat-shank
    Shatrughan-chakra

  24. 1.Ratnakara
    2.Arundati
    3.24000
    4.
    5.bhoomi devi
    6.raghu
    7.
    8.aja and indumati
    9.
    10.
    11.in april
    12.
    13.katyayani and maitreyi
    14.menaka
    15.
    16.gayatri mantra
    17.maternal grandmother
    18.2
    19.
    20.pinaka
    21.kaushika
    22.
    23.nepali (maybe)
    24.nepal
    25.ayodhya
    26.sarayu
    27.mata sunaina
    28.shravan kumar
    29.shathananda
    30.laxman : sheshnag bharat : shank shatrughan : chakra 🙂
    di please tell me how many are correct 🙂

  25. Unbelievable di frm where did u get all these questions I don’t know answer to any of these questions….pls di reduce a day tell all the ans tomorrow I can’t wait…??? Just kidding di u can reveal ans after 2days but I can’t will by wtng till u reveal…..

  26. But I will be wtng till u reveal

Comments are closed.

Yes No