Shastra Quiz

Shastra Quiz 49

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.

1 / 10

Can attachment and detachment coexist simultaneously?

2 / 10

Who is a Nirgranthāḥ?

3 / 10

Do devotees in śānta-rasa worship Bhagavān in His Brahman form?

4 / 10

What is the concept of sayujya-mukti in Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇavism?

5 / 10

What is krama mukti?

6 / 10

Which of the following statements accurately describes the relationship between the jīva, Paramātmā, and Bhagavān?


7 / 10

Is getting a spiritual body a modification of the ātmā?

8 / 10

If every jīva is inherently devoid of bhakti, what determines a jīva’s choice for one type of bhakti and not another?

9 / 10

How detrimental is the regular association of non-devotees (in terms of family, and business associates)?

10 / 10

Who is a “pure” Vaishnava?

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