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Fairs and Festivals of HP – 5
- September 6, 2022
- Posted by: Maya
- Category: Daily GK Dose
Q.1 Where is ‘Rakshasa Puja’ found as a common practice?
(a) In Mandi
(b) In Kangra
(c) In Kinnaur
(d) In Solan
Q.2 Where is the festival of Holi is celebrated in Grand Fashion?
Q.3 ‘Phulech’ festival is celebrated in which district?
Q.4 Which of the following is not an international fair?
(a) Dussehra, kullu
(b) Lavi, Rampur
(c) Winter Carnival, Manali
(d) Summer Festival, Dharamshala
Q.5 ………….. Fair ceremony concluded in the memory of Renuka and Parashurama’s historic vearly (assembly).
(a) Renuka Fair
(b) Minjar Fair
(c) Lavi Fair
(d) None of these
Q.6 ………. is celebrated as a New Year celebration in Lahaul – Spiti.
(d) Thou – Thou – Cho Thong
Q.7 From the ‘Jaleb’ of which Royal deity the Shivratri Fair of Mandi commences?
(b) Madhav Rai
Q.8 ‘Shishu’ fair is celebrated –
(a) By Jain
(b) By Buddhist
(c) By Muslim
(d) By Hindu
Q.9 On the eve of the conclusion of which fair the ‘Guru and Chela’ makes divine predictions upcoming year?
(a) Lavi Fair of Rampur Bushahr
(b) Renuka fair of Sirmaur
(c) Shivratri of Mandi
(d) Nalwari Fair of Bilaspur
Q.10 What was the major highlights of ‘Nalwari fair’?
(a) Worship of a pair of bullocks
(b) Trading of horses and mules
(c) Horse race
(d) Bullock race