Shastra Quiz

Shastra Quiz 6

This quiz is designed to motivate you to study the Gaudiya Vaishnava scriptures in specific, and the Sad Darshanas in general, which are necessary to understand Gaudiya 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 śāstrīya-śraddhā?

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What does it mean to say that śāstrīya-śraddhā is nirguṇā?

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What is the meaning of the word anartha?

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What are different types of anarthas according to the Yoga Sūtras?

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On the path of bhakti, how can we remove anarthas?

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What is the meaning of the word vairāgya?

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What are the four types or stages of vairāgya?

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What is the meaning of the word yukta-vairāgya?

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According to Bhāgavata Purāṇa what are the defining characteristics of māyā?

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What are the four topics of the Bhāgavata’s catuḥśloki?

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