Jainism One Liner Questions & Answers


Questions Answer
1 The originator of the Jain religion is – Rishabh Dev
2 Parshvanatha, the Jain ‘Thirthankara’ was associated mainly with which of the following places? Varanasi
3 Where was Mahavira Swami born? Kundagram
4 Mahavira Jain breathed his last at – Pavapuri
5 On the banks of which river did Mahavira Swami attain enlightenment? Rijupalika
6 The word Tirthankara is related to – Jains
7 Who was the last one in the order of Jain Tirthankaras? Mahavira
8 Which was not a Jain Tirthankara? Nathamuni
9 Prabhasgiri is a pilgrim spot of – Jains
10 In the Jain Religion, which word is used for ‘Complete Intellect’? Kaivalya
11 The doctrine of three jewels-Right faith, Right Action, and Right Knowledge, is the crowning glory of – Jainism
12 The correct of Anuvrata was advocated by – Jainism
13 Syadvad is a doctrine of – Jainism
14 Anekantavada is a core theory and philosophy of – Jainism
15 With reference to the religious practices in India, The “Sthanakvasi” sect belongs to – Jainism
16 The Jain philosophy holds that the world is created and maintained by – Universal Law
17 Which of the following religions does not trust in the concept of ‘final annihilation of the world’? Jainism
18 The Basic point of Jainism is – Non-violence
19 Yapaniya was the sect of – Jainism
20 Which is the earliest holy book of Jain? Fourteen Purvas
21 In which languages was the earliest Jain literature compiled? Ardh-Magadhi
22 Which places is known as a place of Pilgrimages because of being related to Parshvanath? Sammed Shikhar
23 Which is not a part of early Jain literature? Therigatha
24 Who was the first founder of the Shwetambar creed during the first partition of the Jain creed? Sthulabhadra
25 The first disciple of Lord Mahavir was – Jamali
26 Svetambara Agama was finally edited at the Jain Council of – Pataliputra
27 “Samadhi Maran” is related to which Philosophy? Jain Philosophy
28 ‘Ajivaka’ sect was founded by – Makkhali Gosala
29 Who among these rendered that “Fate assigns everything, human is incapable.”– Aajivakas
30 The sect which believed in the abiding nature of destiny – Ajivakas
31 Who used the caves of Barabar as their shelter-house? Ajivakas
32 The famous pilgrimage of Buddhists as well as of Jains in Uttar Pradesh is at – Kaushambi
33 Who built the “Gommateshwara” statue at Sravanabelagola? Chamundraya
34 Mahamastakabhisheka, a great religious event, is associated with and done for – Bahubali