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Indian Ancient History GK Quiz-5 Ancient History Jain and Tirthankar MCQ in English

As we know that there are 24 tirthankara in the Jain Religion. the first tirthankara was Rishabha (Adinath) and 24th was the  Mahavira (Vardhamana). Here we give the name of all 24th tirthankars i.e.
1) Rishabha (Adinath); 2) Ajitnath; 3) Sambhavanath; 4) Abhinandannath; 5) Sumatinath; 6) Padmabrabha; 7) Suparshvanath; 8) Chandraprabha; 9) Pushpadanta; 10) Shiatnath; 11) Shreyansanath; 12) Vasupujya; 13) Vimalnath; 14) Anantnath; 15) Dharmanath; 16) Shantinath; 17) Kunthunath; 18) Aranath; 19) Malinath; 20) Munisuvrata; 21) Nami Natha; 22) Neminatha; 23) Parsva Natha and24) Mahavira (Vardhamana).
           This section contain Ancient History Jain and Tirthankar MCQ which is very helpful for those candidates who want to prepare for the various government  exam like SSC, UPSC, PSc, Bank exam, Police exam, University entrance test, CET, Vyapam exam etc.  Below the post we also share name, fathers name, mothers name and birth place of all 24 jain Tirthankars.

1. After receipt of Diksha, with which food SumtinathTirthankar initiated first Parna?
A) Milk
B) Makhan
C) Kheer
D) Ghee
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2. Where did SumtinathTirthankar receive Shiksha (enlightenment)?
A) Ayodhya
B) Nasik
C) Ujjain
D) Kiskindha

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3. In which Nakshatra (constellation) SumtinathTirthankar was born?
A) Satbhisha Nakshatra
B) Dhanishtha
C) Shravan
D) Magha Nakshtra

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4. Where did SumtinathTirthankar attained Nirvana?
A) SammedShikhar
B) Parsnath
C) Girnar
D) Pawapur

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5. In which Hindi month SumtinathTirthankar received diksha?
A) Vaisakh
B) Jyestha
C) Chetra
D) Magha

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6. According to Jains, what was the number of Gandhars of SumtinathTirthankar?
A) 50
B) 100
C) 150
D) 200

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7. Sumtinath Tirthankara was born from whose womb?
A) Tara
B) Marudevi
C) Vijaya
D) Sumangla
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8. For how many years SumtinathTirthankar prayed?
A) 10
B) 20
C) 30
D) 40
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9. Who was the first Gandhar of SumtinathTirthankar?
A) Bhanuraj
B) Vishwasen
C) Kritverma
D) Charam Swami
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10. Under which tree SumtinathTirthankar received Kaivalya Gyan?
A) Devdar
B) Neem
C) Priyangu
D) Vat

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11. According to Jainis, at which place Abhinandannath attained Nirvana?
A) SammedShikhar
B) Shri Keshriyaji Tirtha
C) Parasnath
D) Sarnath

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12. What was the number of Gandhars of AbhinandannathTirthankar?
A) 112
B) 114
C) 116
D) 118
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13. What was the name of first Gandhar of AbhinandannathTirthankar?
A) Vajrnath
B) Vipul
C) Chandra Prabhu
D) Vasu
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14. In which descent AbhinandannathTirthankar was born?
A) IkswakshuVansh
B) NandVansh
C) Gulam Vansh
D) DuguwaVansh
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15. AbhinandannathTirthankar initiated first Parna after how many days of receipt of Diksha?
A) One
B) Two
C) Three
D) Four
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16. In which Nakshatra (constellation) AbhinandannathTirthankar was born?
A) Satbhisha Nakshatra
B) Dhanishtha
C) Shravan
D) Punarvasu

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17. After receipt of Diksha, with which food AbhinandannathTirthankar initiated first Parna?
A) Milk
B) Kheer
C) Water
D) Dahi
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18. What was the name of the mother of AbhinandannathTirthankar?
A) Vijaya
B) Tara
C) Siddharta Devi
D) Marudevi
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Ancient History Jain and Tirthankar Quiz
  19. What is the meaning of Kaivalya Gyan (enlightenment) received by AbhinandannathTirthankar?
A) Shastra Gyan
B) SangeetSiksha
C) NartyaSiksha
D) Brahma Vidya

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20. After receipt of Diksha, under which tree AbhinandannathTirthankar attained Kaivalyagyan (enlightenment)?
A) Neem
B) Devdar
C) Vat
D) Priyangu

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21. AjitnathTirthankar was born on the eighth day of which Hindu month of shuklpaksh?
A) Maagh
B) Chaitra
C) Ashwin
D) Jyestha

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22. For how many years AjitnathTirthankarpractise harsh austerity?
A) Ten
B) Twelve
C) Fourteen
D) Sixteen
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’ 23. TirthankarAjitnath was detached from whose effects?
A) Padprabhu
B) Acharya Aridaman
C) Arahnath
D) Naminath
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24. Where AjeetnathTirthankar was born?
A) Ayodhya
B) Kiskindha
C) Nasik
D) Ujjain
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25. How was the marital life of AjitnathTirthankar?
A) Normal
B) Good
C) Very Good
D) Very bad
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There are 24 Jain Tirthankars  - Table contain Tirthankars name along with father, mother name and birth place.
NAME
FATHER
MOTHER
BIRTH PLACE
1) Rishabha (Adinath)
Nabhi-raja
Maru-Devi
Ayodhya
2) Ajitnath
Jita Satru
Vijaya-Devi
Ayodhya
3) Sambhavanath
Jitari
Sena
Sravasti
4) Abhinandannath
Samvara
Siddhartha
Ayodhya
5) Sumatinath
Megh-Prabha
Sumangala
Ayodhya
6) Padmabrabha
Dharana (Sidhara)
Susima
Kausambhi
7) Suparshvanath
Supratishtha
Prithvi
Kasi (Banaras)
8) Chandraprabha
Mahasena
Lakshmana
Chandrapuri
9) Pushpadanta
Sugriva
Rama (Supriya)
Kakandi
10) Shiatnath
Dridharatha
Sunanda
Bhadrikapuri
11) Shreyansanath
Vishnu
Vishnudri (Vishna)
Simhapuri
12) Vasupujya
Vasupujya
Vijaya (jaya)
Champapuri
13) Vimalnath
Kritvarman
Suramya(Syama
Kampilya
14) Anantnath
Simhasena
Sarvavasa
Ayodhya
15) Dharmanath
Bhanu
Suvrata
Ratnapuri
16) Shantinath
Visvasena
Acira
Hastinapura
17) Kunthunath
Surya(Sura)
Sri-Devi
Hastinapura
18) Aranath
Sudarsana
Mitra(Devi
Hastinapura
19) Malinath
Kumbha
Rakshita
Mithilapuri
20) Munisuvrata
Sumitra
Padmavati
Kusagranagara
21) Nami Natha
Vijaya
Vapra (Vipra)
Mithilapuri (Mathura)
22) Neminatha
Samudravijaya
Sivadevi
Sauripura (Dvaraka)
23) Parsva Natha
Asvasena
Vama
Kasi (Banaras)
24) Mahavira (Vardhamana)
Siddharatha
Priyakarni (Trishala)
Kundapura
 

26. How many ganadhara were in the religious family of AjitnathTirthankar?
A) 80
B) 85
C) 90
D) 95

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27. Who was Ajitnath Tirthankara in his previous life?
A) Siddharth
B) Maharaj Vimalvahan
C) Mahavir
D) None of the above

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28. What was the number of monks in the religious family of AjitnathTirthankar?
A) 50 thousand
B) One lakh
C) One lakh fifty thousand
D) Two lakh

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29. Because of his virtuous deeds Ajitnath Tirthankara was born from whose womb?
A) Vijaya
B) Tara
C) Sharmestha
D) Geeta
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30. What was the name of the father of AjitnathTirthankar?
A) Jitshatru
B) Mallinath
C) Parsavnath
D) Neminath
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