Art and Culture (Jharkhand)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. What is Paika?

(a) Dance
(b) Folk song
(c) Painting
(d) Dance drama

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2003]


2. Ranchi University was formed from bifurcation of which university?

(a) Bihar University
(b) Patna University
(c) Magadha University
(d) None of the above

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2016]


3. What is Language?

(a) Musical instrument
(b) A dance form
(c) Kind of Magic
(d) A and C both

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2016]


4. Which dance style of Jharkhand has become famous on the national and international level?

(a) Paika
(b) Jadur
(c) Jatra
(d) Chhau

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2013]


5. ‘Rajgarh’ in Munda tradition is related to which place?

(a) Rohtasgarh
(b) Beejangarh
(c) Paligarh
(d) Rajgir

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6. What is the main profession of the Sadan of Jharkhand?

(a) Hunting
(b) Agriculture
(c) Trade
(d) Weaving

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7. Which of the following festivals reveals the economic condition of Pahari Kharia?

(a) Karma
(b) Phago
(c) Jeth-Nava-Khiya
(d) Maghe

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2021]


8. The Sohrai festival in Jharkhand is celebrated the next day of Diwali to glorify

(a) Agriculture wealth
(b) Forest wealth
(c) Mining wealth
(d) Cattle wealth

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9. Kajri is a song sung during –

(a) Rabi harvest
(b) Holi
(c) Rainy season
(d) Chaitra

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10. The name of Jharkhand resident Lalit Mohan Roy is associated with which field?

(a) Music
(b) Sports
(c) Painting
(d) Acting

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2003]


11. To whom the first Paramvir Chakra was awarded in Jharkhand?

(a) Albert Ekka
(b) Birsa Munda
(c) Tilka Manjhi
(d) Jatra Oraon

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12. Tanginath was the center of–

(a) Vaishnavism
(b) Pasupatas
(c) Buddhism
(d) Jainism

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