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When the Bhaumakara dynasty was ruling over coastal areas.
which dynasty was ruling over western Orissa i.e. South Kosala.
(a) Somavamsi
(b) Bhaumakara
(c) Keshari
(a) Matharas

Ans. (a) Somavamsi

Who was the founder of Somavamsi dynasty which ruled over
western Orissa?
(a) Chodaganga dev (b) Kapilendra
(c) Mukunda dev (d) Janmejaya
Ans. (d) Janmajaya.


Name the king of the Somavamsi dynasty who outsted the
Bhaumakaras and United western Orissa & coastal Orissa.
(a) Jajati-I
(b) Mukunda dev
(c) Narasimha dev
(d) Chodaganga dev
Ans. (a) Jajati-I

Name the dynasty which ruled in Orissa after the Somavamsi dynasty?
(a) Ganga
(b) Bhoi
(c) Surya
(d) Matharas.
Ans. (a) Ganga

Who was the founder of the Ganga dynasty?
(a) Ananta varman Chodaganga
(b) Narasimha dev
(c) Ananta Bhim dev
(d) Purusottam dev
Ans. (a) Ananta varman Chodaganga

Which dynasty came after the fall of the Ganga dynasty?
(a) Bhoi
(b) Surya
(c) Bhaumakara
(d) Somavamsi
Ans. (b) Surya

Who was the founder of Surya dynasty ?
(a) Gajapati Kapilendra dev
(b) Purusottam dev
(c) Pratap Rudra dev
(d) Bhanu dey
Ans.(a) Gajapati Kapilendra dev

Who supplanted the Surya dynasty and sat on the throne ?
(a) Gobinda Bidyadhar
(b) Mukunda dev
(c) Rama Chandra dev
(d) Kapilendra dev
Ans.(a) Gobinda Bidyadhar

Name the dynasty founded by Govinda Bidyadhar :
(a) Ganga
(b) Surya
(c) Bhọi
(d) Mathras
Ans. (c) Bhoi



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Who supplanted the Bhoi dynasty and is considered the last
independent Hindu king of Orissa.
(a) Mukunda dev Harichandan
(b) Rama Chandra dev.
(c) Sri Ramchandra Bhanja dev.
(d) Kapilandra dev.
Ans.(a) Mukunda dev Harichandan

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 Near which town the temple of Tara Tarini, situated on a hil
located ?
(a) Bhadrak
(b) Balasore
(c) Puri
(d) Berhampur

Ans. (d) Berhampur

 Where is the temple of Kichakeswari?
(a) Khiching (Myurbhanj) (b) Kualo (Dhenkanal)
(d) Kantilo (Nayagarh)
(c) Banpur (Puri)

Ans. (a) Khiching (Myurbhanj)


Where is the temple of Khirachora Gopinath?
(a) Kualo (Dhenkanal) (b) Banpur (Puri)
(c) Remuna (Balasore)
 (d) Kantilo (Nayagarh)

Ans. (c) Remuna (Balasore)


Where is the temple of Lord Akhandalmani?
(a) Aradi (Bhadrak) (b) Kualo (Dhenkanal)
(d) Kantilo (Nayagarh)
(C) Banapur (Puri)

Ans. (a) Aradi (Bhadrak)


Where is the temple of Manikeswani?
(b) Sambalpur
(a) Bhawanipatna
(d) Korgput
(c) Keonjhar

Ans. (a) Bhawanipatna


Where is the temple of Rameswar ?
(a) Sambalpur
(b) Sonepur
(d) Remuna
(C) Kantilo
Ans. (b) Sonepur


Which town is known as the temple town of Western Orissa ?
(a) Sambalpur
(b) Rourkella
(c) Bolangir
(d) Sonepur
Ans. (d) Sonepur


On the southern slope of which hill is the Harisankar temple,
which has the images of Both Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu ?

(a) Gandhamardana
(b) Malayagiri
(c) Barunai
(d) Khandagiri
Ans. (a) Gandhamardana

               
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Which temple lies in the northern slope of the Gandhamardana
hill?
(b) Biraja Temple
(a) Parsuram Temp'e
(c) Narasinghanath Temple
(d) Laxmi Temple
Ans. (c) Narasinghanath Temple


At which place in Balangir Dist is there a temple of 64 yoginis?
(b) Hirapur
(a) Ranipur-Jharial
(c) Kualo
(d) Kantilo
Ans. (a) Ranipur-Jharial


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In Sambalpur the marriage ceremony of which God and Goddess is celebrated as Shital Sashthi.
(b) Vishnu & Lakshmi
(a) Ram & Sita
(c) Brahma & Saraswati (d) Siva & Parvati
Ans. (d) Siva & Parvati

During Mana Osa which God or Godess is worshippd
(b) Siva
(a) Vishnu
(d) Lakshmi
(c) Brahma
Ans. (d) Lakshmi


In Dhenkanal town which Puja is observed with the greatest
pomp and fanfare
(a) Gaj Lakshmi Puja
(b) Ganesh Puja
(c) Durga Puja
(d) Saraswati Puja
Ans. (a) Gaj Lakshmi Puja


For the five days preceding which purnima do people observe panchuka that is they take only vegeterian food.
(a) Magha Purnima
(b) Phalguna Purnima
(c) Kartika Purnima
(d) Shrabana Purnima
Ans. (c) Kartika Purnima


The birth day of which god is celebrated as Gamha Purnima on the full moon day of Shrabana.
(a) Balabhadra
(b) Krushna
(c) Ramachandra
(d) Siva
Ans. (a) Balabhadra

To maintain good relationship with brothers which Puja or osa do girls observe when they worship goddess Mangala on every Sunday in Bhadra.
(a) Khudurkuni Osa
(b) Jahni Osa
(c) Lakshmi Osa
(d) Dwitia Osa
Ans. (a) Khudurkuni Osa


Which festival is observed in consideration that the earth like a
young girl has become rajas wala i.e. is menstruating.
(a) Kumar Utshav
(b) Hanu Festival
(d) Raja Festival
(c) Chandan Festival
Ans. (d) Raja Festival


Raja Sankranti is observed on which Sankranti
(b) Brusava Sankranti
(a) Dhanu Sankranti
(c) Mithuna Sankranti 
(d) Makara Sankranti
Ans. (c) Mithuna Sankranti


On which day is Narsingha Chaturdasiobserved at the temple of Nursinghanath in Baragarh Dist.
(a) Baisakha Sukla Chaturdasi
(b) Bhadra Sukla Chaturdasi
(c) Falguna Sukla Chaturdasi
(d) Srabana Sukla Chaturdasi
Ans. (a) Baisakha Sukla Chaturdasi

Name the festival during which girls are not allowed to touch ground bare foot and they enjoy swing riding.
(b) Kumara Utshav
(a) Raja Shankranti
(d) Sabitri Festival
(c) Hanu Festival

Ans. (a) Raja Shankranti 






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Name the largest cave situated in Udyagiri hill near
Bhubneswar:
(a) Hati gumpha
(b) Gupteswar
(c) Vikramkhol
(d) Rani Gumpha

Ans. (d) Rani Gumpha


Name the hill near Bhubneswar where a statue of an elephant carved from rock during Ashoks time is standing:
(a) Dhauli
(b) Barunie
(d) Udayagiri
(c) Khandagiri

Ans. (a) Dhauli

At which place in Ganjam district has the duplicate of the Dhauli rock edict of Ashoka been found ?
(b) Rambha
(a) Tara tarini
(d) Jaugada
(c) Gopalpur

Ans. (d) Jaugada


Name the structure built at Dhauli hill by the Kalinga nippon
Buddha sangha in 1971:
(b) Ashoka Stupa
(a) Shanti Stupa
(d) Nippon Stupa
(c) Buddha Stupa

Ans. (a) Shanti Stupa


Name the mountain on which temples called Bhima deula,
Yudhisthir deula and Kuntí deula are situated:
(a) Malayagiri (Dhenkanal)
(6) Ratanagiri (Cuttack)
(C) Udayagin (Puri)
(d) Mahendragiri (Gajapati)

Ans. (d) Mahendragiri (Gajapati)


At the foothills of which hill near Bhubaneswar was the Kalinga
war fought ?
(b) Udayagiri
(a) Dhauligiri
(d) Barunei
(c) Khandagiri

Ans. (a) Dhauligiri


For tourist who come to Orissa which three places form the
golden triangle?
(a) Puri, Konarka and Bhubaneswar
(b) Puri, Konarka and Gopalpur
(c) Puri, Konarka and Cuttack
(d) Puri. Konarka and Sambalpur

Ans. (a) Puri, Konarka and Bhubaneswar


Name the płace in Keonjhar district where old painting have
been found on the Ravanachhaya hill:
(b) Vikramkhol
(a) Usha Kothi
(d) Sita Binji
(c) Manikmunda

Ans. (d) Sita Binji


On which year was the OTDC (Orissa Tourism Development
Corporation set up to help tourists?
(b) 1985
(a) 1979
(d) 1982
(c) 1981

Ans. (a) 1979


Name the hotel chain established by the OTDC at different
places for the comfort of tourists:
(b) Tourist Bhavan
(a) Utkal niwas
(d) Pantha nivas
(c) Kalinga hotel

Ans. (d) Pantha nivas



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