Symbolism in Indian Temples Quiz
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Symbolism in Indian Temples Quiz

Test your knowledge on the symbolism found in Indian temples, such as the representation of goals of life and gods through architectural elements. Learn about the significance of structures like the Garbhagriha or Moolasthan within temple complexes.

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Questions and Answers

What are the two official languages of India?

Hindi and English

Which religion is followed by about 80% of the population in India?

Hinduism

How many dialects are estimated to be spoken in India?

1,000 dialects

Which religion is considered the world's second most popular religion in India?

<p>Islam</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a bindi?

<p>A colourful dot worn on the forehead by women</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a common characteristic of Indian cuisine?

<p>Spiciness due to abundant use of spices</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the primary way in which Indian festivals contribute to its culture?

<p>By providing a platform for various cultural celebrations</p> Signup and view all the answers

What factor has contributed to changing family structures in India from joint families to nuclear families?

<p>Increase in employment opportunities for women</p> Signup and view all the answers

What type of body art is still popular for special occasions in India?

<p>Mehndi (Henna) tattoos</p> Signup and view all the answers

How do modern clothing styles in India incorporate both western and indigenous aspects?

<p>By blending western designs with traditional elements</p> Signup and view all the answers

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