Shastra Quiz 52
Quiz Shastra

Shastra Quiz 52

Shastra Quiz

This quiz is designed to motivate you to study the Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava scriptures in specific, and the Sad Darshanas in general, which are necessary to understand Gauḍīya philosophy properly.


Jnana or knowledge related to bhakti is also part of bhakti. In fact, hearing, which includes studying shastra, is the first limb of bhakti. Learning, followed by consolidating and then testing our knowledge in the form of a quiz is a fun and effective way to help us retain information.

This quiz is in multiple-choice questions format. (MCQs). If you see the response that you anticipated simply click on it. The quiz will immediately show which answers are correct or incorrect so we can learn as we go.

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What does Śrī Jīva Gosvāmī identify as the root cause of the living being's suffering in this world?

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What is the cause of the jīva’s misidentification with the body?

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What is the consequence of misidentification with the body as the self, according to Śrī Jīva Gosvāmī?

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According to the Bhāgavata Purāṇa, what is the solution to the root cause of suffering?

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According to Śrī Jīva Gosvāmī, why is bhakti the most complete abhidheya?

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Why is it that, despite the common notion that bhakti is simple and easy to practice, it is rarely attained by people?

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What types of doubts that are bound to arise in the study of any philosophical system?

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Śraddhā is

9 / 10

How does one acquire śraddhā in bhakti?

10 / 10

Why do devotees sometimes lose sight of their original desire for bhakti?

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