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Ritual, Culture, Marriage, Food, Clothing, Rites of HP – 1
- September 7, 2022
- Posted by: Maya
- Category: Daily GK Dose
Q.1 In which region of Himachal Pradesh, “Dubant, Bhakhant and Phukant (funeral)” methods are adopted for dead bodies?
Q.2 When someone dies in the houses of Himachal Pradesh, which Puranas read the Purohit?
(a) Shiva Purana
(b) Garuda Purana
(c) Vishnu Purana
(d) Makkandeya Purana
Q.3 Which cuisine is not popular in Himachal Pradesh?
Q.4 Whose traditional dress is dhoti kurta, coat, coat waist, turban and towel?
(b) Of the tribes of Lahaul – spiti
Q.5 When is Sutak celebrated for 13 days?
(a) After birth
(b) After Death
(c) After both birth and death
(d) On the occasion of anniversary
Q.6 Which custom is related to Sutak?
Q.7 In which month of Vikram Samvat after marriage, daughter-in-law does not live with her mother-in-law?
Q.8 What is a Dhathu?
(a) A vegetarian dish in lower Himachal
(b) A folk dance style in Upper Himachal
(c) An instrument
(d) Women’s head covering cloth in rural areas
Q.9 Which ritual is performed one year after the death of the person?
(d) None of the above
Q.10 In which month of Vikram Samvat are insects, flies and lice burnt along with cow dung?
(a) First Asadha
(b) First Shravan
(c) First Bhadra
(d) First Ashwin