Shastra Quiz

Shastra Quiz 18

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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What is the philosophy of acintya-bheda-abheda?

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According to Śrī Brahmā, why has the universe been likened to a dream?

3 / 10

In the Vedic system which of the following is true about transcendental matters?

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In the opinion of Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī, how should one view Vedic texts that appear to support the radical nondualist view?

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According to Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī, what is the main intent of referring to the jīva as a reflection of Paramātmā?

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What is prativādī-abhyupagama-nyāya?

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Which four items were perceived by Vyāsa in samādhi as per the commentary on SB 1.7.4 by Śrīla Baladeva Vidyābhūṣaṇa?

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According to Śrī Brahmā, which of the following is an attribute of the material world?

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Why were the Purāṇas arranged according to the different guṇas?

10 / 10

What characteristics of the Bhāgavata-Purāṇa are glorified in the Purāṇas?

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