Shastra Quiz

Shastra Quiz 30

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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According to Advaitavādīs, how can a jīva achieve liberation?

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

3 / 10

What is the meaning of siddha-svarūpa?

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Is the jīva free to choose his svarūpa, or is it predetermined?

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

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 Can one who has attained dāsya-rasa in Vaikuṇṭha still aspire for and attain a mañjarī-svarūpa in Goloka Vṛndāvana?

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Can a Gaudīya Vaiṣṇava can have two siddha-svarūpas?

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What are Kṛṣṇa’s sakhās (friends) in Goloka called?

9 / 10

What is bhāva-bhakti?

10 / 10

According to the Uttara-khaṇḍa of Padma Purāṇa, which of the following is a synonym for Vaikuṇṭha?

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