Back
Home » Spirituality
  •  
    Filmi Bollywood
    • Karan Johar Reveals Unknown Facts About Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
    • Will Tanushree Dutta's Dream To Work With Sanjay Leela Bhansali Ever Come True? She Doesn't Think So
    • Bala Song 'Don't Be Shy': Ayushmann Khurrana Woos Yami Gautam In Vain
    • Laal Kaptaan Movie Review: Live Audience Update On The Saif Ali Khan Starrer
    • Laal Kaptaan Movie Review: Revenge Is Served Dull In This Saif Ali Khan Starrer!
    • Priyanka Chopra And Parineeti Chopra To Voice For Elsa And Anna In Hindi Version Of Frozen 2
    • Amitabh Bachchan Was Never Hospitalised: Reports
    • I Like Heroines Who Are Hari Bhari: Akshay Kumar Gets Slammed For Objectification; Sonakshi Reacts
    • 'Vikram Vedha' Hindi Remake: Aamir Khan & Saif Ali Khan To Come Together After 19 Years
    • Shah Rukh Khan's Next Will Be With Rajkumar Hirani And Not Atlee?
    • Just In: Amitabh Bachchan In Hospital For Past Three Days Due To Liver Problem
    • Rohit Shetty, Meghna Gulzar & Others To Attend International Film Festival Of India 2019
    • Akshay Kumar Was Worried About His Daughter Nitara Getting Bored During A 17-Hour Train Journey!
    • Bhumi Pednekar Worked 18-Hour Shifts For 15 Days Straight!
    • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Reacts To Protecting Aaradhya Bachchan From The Paparazzi Culture!
    • Karisma Kapoor On Daring To Do Dil To Pagal Hai: No Actress Wanted To Be Cast Against Madhuri Dixit
Dussehra Quiz: Take This Quiz To Know How Well You Know Dussehra
Boldsky | 4th Oct, 2019 02:08 PM

Navratri is a major festival celebrated across India. The festival goes on for nine days and on the 10th day, Dussehra, also called Vijayadashami, is celebrated. Dussehra marks the victory of good over evil.

In different parts of the country, it is celebrated for different reasons. One part of the country observes Dussehra as the day Lord Rama defeated Ravana after a long nine days' battle to free his wife, Sita. While another part of the country considers Dussehra to be the day Goddess Durga killed the demon Mahishasur.

Interestingly, on the day of Dussehra, Arjuna managed to kill soldiers to defeat all the Kuru warriors including Drona, Bhishma, Karna, Kripa and Ashwatthama and a lot more.

Take a look at our Dussehra quiz and put your knowledge to test. Type in your answers in the comment section below!

1. Durga Puja is performed for ____ days.

a) 3

b) 7

c) 6

d) 9

2. With which weapon did Lord Rama kill Ravana?

a) Pashupastra

b) Brahmastra

c) Nagastra

d) Shastra

3. On Dusshera, whose effigies are burnt along with Ravana?

a) Meghnad & Vibhishan

b) Kumbhkaran & Sugreeva

c) Meghnad & Sugreeva

d) Kumbhkaran & Meghnad

4. In West Bengal, which Goddess is worshipped during Navratri?

a) Goddess Durga

b) Goddess Lakshmi

c) Goddess Kali

d) Goddess Saraswati

5. Dussehra is celebrated on the _________ day of the Hindu autumn lunar month of Ashvin.

a) Second

b) Third

c) First

d) Tenth

ALSO READ: Durga Puja 2019: List Of Famous Durga Puja Pandals In Kolkata

   
 
Health and Life
  • Porphyria (The Vampire Syndrome): Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Risk Factors And Treatment
  • World Pediatric Bone And Joint Day 2019: Date And Theme
  • Acoustic Trauma: Types, Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment
    • Food Poisoning: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment
    • Spinal Disc Problem: Types, Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment
    • World Food Day 2019: History And How It Is Celebrated
      • World Spine Day 2019: Date, Theme And History
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Treatment & Prevention
      • What Is Plogging? Its Role In Boosting Your Health And The Environment
        • How To Keep Your Spine Healthy As You Age
        • World Spine Day: Foods That Will Help You Recover Faster From Spinal Cord Injury
        • Teratoma: Types, Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatment
          • Health And Wellness Tips For College Students
          • Pseudobulbar Affect (PBA): The Medical Condition Behind Joker's Laugh
          • Pompe Disease: Types, Causes, Inheritance, Diagnosis & Treatment
            • Periodontitis: Symptoms, Causes, Risk factors, Treatment And Prevention
            • 13 Health Benefits Of Spelt (Dinkel Wheat)
            • 10 Science-backed Health Benefits Of Noni Juice, Its Nutrition & Side Effects