Shastra Quiz

Shastra Quiz 12

This quiz is designed to motivate you to study the Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava scriptures in specific, and the Sad Darshanas in general, which are necessary to understand Gauḍīya philosophy properly.



Jnana or knowledge related to bhakti is also part of bhakti. In fact, hearing, which includes studying shastra, is the first limb of bhakti. Learning, followed by consolidating and then testing our knowledge in the form of a quiz is a fun and effective way to help us retain information.

This quiz is in multiple-choice questions format. (MCQs). If you see the response that you anticipated simply click on it. The quiz will immediately show which answers are correct or incorrect so we can learn as we go.

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Why do the dārśanikas (seers) disagree with each other?

2 / 10

According to the Nyāya School of philosophy, definitions of technical terms must be free from which of the following defects?

3 / 10

In Śrīmad Bhagavata Purāṇa, Śrī Kṛṣṇa mentions two types of dīkṣā; namely?

4 / 10

If the material world and objects are all composed of the guṇas, then how does one prevent oneself from being affected by karma?

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What is the difference between the happiness and distress experienced by devotees and non-devotees?

6 / 10

Why do devotees accept one particular type of sādhusaṅga and not another in their first contact with sādhus?

7 / 10

To what extent can we exercise our free will properly?

8 / 10

What is the meaning of siddha-svarūpa?

9 / 10

What happens to the sādhanā-siddhas once they go to Goloka?

10 / 10

How is it decided which siddhā-deha is gifted to a particular jīva?

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