Vijayanagara Empire One Liner Questions & Answers


Question Answer
1 The kingdom of Vijayanagara was founded by Hariharaa and Bukka
2 Who founded a new city on the South bank of a tributary to river Krishna and undertook to rule his new kingdom as the agent of a deity to whom all the land south of the river Krishna was supposed to belong? Hariharaa- I
3 Constructed by Shri Laxmanadeva Raya Bhoramdeo
4 The lady poet who described the victorious expeditions of her husband in her work ‘Madhura-Vijayam’ was Ganga Devi
5 Identify the first ruler of Vijaynagara who captured Goa from Bahamani Hariharaa- II
6 With whom the king of Vijayanagara, Krishnadeva Raya fought the battle of Golconda? Quli Qutb Shah
7 Who were the ‘Ashtadiggajas’ in the court of Krishnadeva Raya? Eight Telugu poets
8 Who among these is known as ‘Andhra Bhoj’? Krishnadeva Raya
9 The ‘Ashtadiggajas’ was associated with which of the following rulers? Krishnadeva Raya
10 The ruling period of Krishnadeva Raya was the golden age of which literature? Telugu
11 Which city was founded by Krishnadeva Raya? Nagalapura
12 The famous Hazara temple of Vijayanagara was built during the reign of – Krishnadeva Raya
13 Abdur Razzaq visited Vijayanagara during the reign of Devaraya- II
14 Which King’s regions did the Persian traveler ‘Abdur Razzak’ come to India? Dev Rai II
15 Who was Nicolo Conti? An Italian traveler who visited the Vijayanagara Empire
16 In whose court was the famous Telugu poet ‘Srinath’? Pedakomati Vemareddy
17 Sayana, the famous commentator of the Vedic texts, was patronized by – Vijayanagara rulers
18 Who was enthroned 500 years ago? Krishnadeva Raya
19 The famous battle held in 1565 is – Battle of Talikota
20 The Battle of Talikota was fought between –
Vijayanagara and combined forces of Bijapur, Ahmadnagar and Golconda
21 The Battle of Talikota was fought in – 1565 A.D.
22 Which famous war took place in 1565 AD? Talikota War
23 When Raja Wodeyar founded the Kingdom of Mysore, who was the ruler of the Vijayanagara Empire? Venkata- II
24 What was the chief characteristic of the financial system of the Vijayanagara Empire? Land Revenue
25 Ruins of represents the old capital of Vijayanagara? Hampi
26 Which ruler of Vijayanagara had sent his ambassador to the emperor of China? Bukka- I
27 Building Kalyaana Mandapas’ was a notable feature in the temple construction in the kingdom of – Vijayanagara
28 Where is the famous Vijaya Vitthal Temple, which has 56 carved pillars emitting musical notes located? Hampi