Delhi Sultanate: Literature One Liner Questions & Answers


Questions Answers
1 Who was the famous author of Kitab-ul-Hind? Al-Biruni
2 Amir Khusrau was born in – Etah
3 Amir Khusrau, the “Parrot of India,” was born at – Patiyali
4 Who called himself the ‘Parrot of India’? Amir Khusrau
5 Amir Khusrau played a pioneering role in the development of – Khari Boli
6 Who was the first Persian poet to depict the Indian environment in his poetry? Amir Khusrau
7 The famous poet Amir Khusrau was associated with the court of – Ghiyasuddin Balban
8 The famous poet Amir Khusrau lived at the court of – Alauddin Khalji
9 The Father of the new Persian poetry style “Sabak-e-Hindi or Hindustani style was – Amir Khusrau
10 Who is known as the ‘Father of Hindi Khari Boli? Amir Khusrau
11 The savant of both languages “Hindi and Persian” was – Amir Khusrau
12 Who was the author of Tabaqat-i-Nasiri? Minhaz-us-Siraj
13 The earliest description of Bakhtiyar Khalji’s invasion of Bihar is in – Tabaqat-i Nasiri
14 Which languages was patronized by the Sultans of Delhi? Persian
15 The term ‘Apabhramsa’ was used in medieval Sanskrit texts to denote – Early forms of some of the modern Indian languages
16 Who is the author of “Tarikh-i-Firujshahi”? Shams-i-Siraj Afif & Ziauddin Barani
17 Which musical instruments is the finest example of Hindu-Muslim harmony in musical instruments? Sitar
18 ‘Tabla’ was introduced by – Amir Khusrau
19 Which Rajput rulers is known to have written a book on music? Rana Kumbha
20 The Delhi Sultan who wrote his memoirs, was – Firuz Tughluq