Which Indian fesival is celebrated once every twelve years?
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option D
It is the largest religious gathering in the world. According to astrologers, the ‘Kumbh Fair’ takes place when the planet Jupiter enters Aquarius and the sun enters Aries.It is attended by millions of people, making it the largest pilgrimage gathering around the world.Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated every year.
Who was responsible for the death of Abhimanyu in the ‘Chakravyuha’ incident in the Mahabharata?
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option A
Abhimanyu, son of Arjuna, knew the secret of breaking the ‘Chakravyuha’ military formation, but did not know how to break out. It was Jayadratha, brother-in-law of the Kauravas, who blocked Abhimanyu’s exit — which resulted in his death. Arjuna later took revenge by killing Jayadratha, with the help of Krishna.
From which forest Sita was abducted by the Ravana
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option C
While in exile, the trio settles in the Dandaka forest from where she is abducted by Ravana, the Rakshasa king of Lanka. She is imprisoned in Ashoka Vatika in Lanka until she is rescued by Rama, who slays her captor.