Business::General::::2014-11-29

Q.1 Name the brand launched by Maria Sharapova, which includes candy products Flirty, Cheeky, Sporty.
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Q.2 Which company's position is "Where learning meets fun".
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Q.3 Yuan, Yen and Won are the currencies in China, Japan and Korea respectively. They mean the same thing in their local languages. What does it mean?
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Q.4 Who owns India's most watched youtube channel ?
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Q.5 This is published in 42 countries and 208 million copies a year. (Almost twice the no. of Bibles) The studio that designs it is one of the largest in Europe. It is yet to come to India.
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Q.6 Luxo is lamp manufacturer in Norway, Europe. An US company used these lamps extensively and got inspired that they made use of it in their Logo. Identify the US company.
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History::Indian History::General::2014-11-25

Q.7 The first edition was held at Thenmadurai. second one at Kapatapuram and the third on at Madurai. What was it? And what was the outcome?
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Q.8 Who was the political guru of Mahatma Gandhi?
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Q.9 Mangal Pandey shot the first bullet of 1857 Indian war of freedom. Name the place where he did so.
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Q.10 When the victor asked this king, defeated and captured, how would he like to be treated, he answered, "As befits a king". Name both the kings.
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Q.11 What were the silver coins of Gupta period called?
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Q.12 The two brothers Bukka and Hukka (Harihar) were roaming with theiguru Vidyaranya and saw a rabbit chasing a dog. They decided to do something at that particular place. What was that?
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Mythology::Indian::Dasavatar::2014-11-18

Q.13 Which of the following avataras are not from Satya Yuga?
Q.14 The Kurma avatar was to support the mountain that was sinking while samudramanthan. Name the mountain.
Q.15 Which of the following avataras are not from Treta Yuga?
Q.16 Kalki is said to appear at the end of Kaliyuga on a horse. what is the colour of the horse?
Q.17 Krishna is called by many different forms nad names in different parts of Inida. Which one is not his name?
Q.18 Lord Rama was borned in Ayodhya by the river sarayu. who founded the city?
Q.19 As Varaha avatar Vishu had a 1000 years of war with which Asura?
Q.20 Narasimha avatar made an appearance out of which of the following?
Q.21 Which festival in India is is connected to the story of Vamana avatar?
Q.22 As Matsyaavatar Vishu saved Manu in a giant boat. Which serpent accompanied in the boat?

Mythology::Indian::Mahabharata::2014-11-17

Q.23 In Mahabharata whose name was Saubala but was famous by some other name?
Q.24 His original name was Radheya but Guru Drona renamed him by which he was one of the most valiant warrior of Mahabharata.
Q.25 Which of these is not Draupadi's name
Q.26 Which of the following from Mahabharata was not immortal

Business::General::::2014-11-16

Q.28 Alexander Stubb, Finland's prime minister has blamed this company for the economic downturn in his country
Q.29 Which brand advertises its product referring to "Salman test"?
Q.30 Which one of these bank was not part of the three banks that were merged to become HDFC bank?
Q.32 In NASDAQ which company has a ticker name of "KO"?

Mythology::Indian::General::2014-11-15

Q.33 Who is the charioteer of Surya?
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Q.34 Who is the wife of Agni?
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Q.35 Who killed Bakasura?
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Q.36 Mythologically who is believed to be the inventor of Veena?
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Q.37 What is common to Airavat - Indra's elephant, Kamadhenu - all wish granting cow and Uchchaihshravas - the seven headed horse believed to have belonged to Indra or Bali
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Q.38 Who gifted Akshaya Patra to Yudhishtir?
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Mythology::Indian::Lord Ganesha::2014-11-08

Q.39 There are two stories: One, Parshurama visited Shiva and fought with Ganesha and the other one is Ganesha was asked by Vedavyasa to write Mahabharata. Both resulted into something that is so special about Lord Ganesha. What was that?
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Q.40 There are two Puranas exclusively dedicated to Lord Ganesha. One is "Ganesha Purana", name the second one.
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Q.41 This is one of the most widely recited texts among Ganesha devotees and is written at the entrance of the hall of the Ganesha temple in Ranjangaon. What is it called?
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Q.42 In certain parts of India Lord Ganesha is a celibate for life but in certain parts he is depicted with two ladies supposed to be his wife. Name them.
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Q.43 In one movie Ganesha was depicted as husband of Riddhi and Siddhi and father of Goddess of satisfaction and contentment. The story did not have any roots in any scripture or mythological background. But it created a cult around the Goddess. Which movie?
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Mythology::Indian::Mahabharata::2014-11-01

Q.44 This Kaurava prince was born on the same day as Duryodhana and elder to all other Kauravas. He fought the war taking Pandava's side. He was the only Kaurava who survived the war and later became king of Indraprastha. Name him.
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Q.45 Like Ramayana, Mahabharata also had one character called Lakshman. Who was he?
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Q.46 When Yudhistira lost Draupadi in the gambling dice game, this Kaurava objected that Yudhistira has no rights to put Draupadi at stakes having himself lost his own freedom before that. While killing this righteous Kaurava prince even Bhima lamented that the war has brought curse on them to kill good people like him. Name this Kaurava.
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Q.47 Who dragged Draupadi by her hair after Yudhistira lost her in the game of dice. He was later killed by Bhima, who tore open his heart and Draupadi washed her hair with the blood.
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Q.48 Kauravas were 100 brothers and one sister. Name her.
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