Shastra Quiz

Shastra Quiz 20

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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Śraddhā is

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According to Śrī Jīva Gosvāmī, what are the symptoms of śraddhā?

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Is it nāma-aparādha to impart instructions about the name to a person who has no faith in it?

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If Śrī Kṛṣṇa gives the instruction to not disturb the minds of people engaged in karma, such as in Gītā (3.26), then why does the Bhāgavata Purāṇa (11.20.9) recommend the abandonment of karma?

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Can someone fall after attaining sayujya mukti or from brahma-jyoti?

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At which stage of bhakti does one become free from misery?

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Which of the following statements about sādhana-bhakti are true?

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What is candra-śākhā-nyāya?

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When Śrī Kṛṣṇa says ahaṁ vai sarva-bhūtāni, “I am all living beings”, what does it mean?

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What is bhāva-bhakti?

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