Art and Culture of India Quiz
In this quiz you have to test your knowledge about art and culture of India that how much you know about Indian art, dance forms and culture of the country.
- 10 May 2023
- By GyanOK
Let's see how much you know about Indian culture.
Ravi Shankar was famous for playing which musical instrument?
Ravi Shankar, was an Indian sitar player and composer. A sitar virtuoso, he became the world's best-known export of North Indian classical music in the late 20th century, and influenced many composers in India and around the world. Shankar was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, in 1999.
Which one of the below dance form was originated from Andhra Pradesh?
Kuchipudi is indigenous to the state of Andhra Pradesh and differs from the other five classical styles by the inclusion of singing. Kuchipudi originated in the 17th century with the creation by Sidhyendra Yogi of the dance-drama Bhama Kalapam, a story of Satyabhāma, the charming but jealous wife of the god Krishna.
Which Indian martial art was originated from Kerala?
Kalaripayattu (IPA: also known simply as Kalari) is an Indian martial art that originated in modern-day Kerala, a state on the southwestern coast of India. Kalaripayattu is known for its long-standing history within Indian martial arts, and is one of the oldest surviving martial arts in India
Which is the first full-length silent feature film of India ?
Raja Harishchandra was a 1913 Indian silent film. It was produced by director Dadasaheb Phalke and was the first full-length feature film of Indian cinema. The film is based on the story of King Harishchandra, one of the legends of India.
What is the classical dance form of Tamil Nadu?
Bharatanatyam. Bharatanatyam is a dance of Tamil Nadu in southern India. It traces its origins back to the Natyashastra, an ancient treatise on theatre written by the mythic priest Bharata.