Which Persian writer was a follower of the Sufi saint, Nizamuddin Auliya?
Which Persian writer adorned the court of Balban, Alauddin Khalji, Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq and Qutbuddin Mubarak?
Match the following books with their respective authors:
To which kingdom did the celebrated poet Allasani Peddana belong?
Which ruler of Bengal had the Mahabharata and the Ramayana translated into Bengali?
The Bhagavata was translated into Bengali by
Sanskrit books on medicine and music were translated into Persian during the reigns of:
Which one of the following is best known for the Persian form ofmasnavi?
Contact between Sanskrit and Persian resulted in
Match the following literary figures with the language in which they wrote:
Match the following literary figures with the languages in which they wrote.
What was Squinch?
Match the following forms of Persian poetry with their English equivalents:
One of the administrative languages of the Bahmani kingdom was
Under the patronage of the Vijayanagar rulers, the literature of which language developed in south India?
The distinctive contribution of Turkish rulers to Indian architecture is
Who was given the title of nayak or master of both the theory and practice of music?
Aiman, Ghora and Sanam are Perso-Arabic
Amir Khusrau introduced many new ragas such as ghora and sanam. He evolved a new style of light music known as Qawwaalis by blending the Hindu and Iranian systems. The invention of sitar was also attributed to him.
Which of the following instruments was not brought by the Turks to India?
The Tabla is believed to have been invented by
The Indian classicial music work Ragadarpan was translated into Persian during the reign of
The work Man Kautuhal, in which all the new musical modes introduced by the Muslims were included was prepared under the aegis of
Which of the following statements is correct?
Where was Amir Khusrau born?
The first Sultan of Delhi, who initiated the policy of associating Indian Muslims with administration was
Which of the following is correct?
Who was the author of ‘Khazain-ul-Futuh’?
The interactive and enrichment of Indo-Islamic culture was
The author of the Tabaqat-i-Nasiri was
Who among the following authors translated the Bhagavat Gita into Bengali?