Who wrote Gitawali, Kavitawali and Vinaya Patrika?
A Bhakti saint was the contemporary of Shivaji.His abhangas , which contain his teachings, are popular in Maharashtra. Identify him.
Which statement is incorrect?
An Arab philosopher’s monistic ideas became popular in India in the 15th century. His doctrine of unity of being (Tauhid-Wajudi) became the main basis of the Sufi thought before Akbar.Identify him.
Of the 12 Sufi silsilahs in India, only two ac-quired considerable influence. They were the
The foundation of the Chisti order was laid down by
Name the Sufi saint whose philosophy greatly influenced Aurangzeb.
Match the following Sufi terms with their respective meanings:
Arrange the following Sufi saints of the Chisti silsilah chronologically:
I. Shaikh Farid
II. Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya
III. Shaikh Bhaktiyar Kaki
IV. Shaikh Moinuddin Chisti
Which Sufi saint’s vani has been mentioned in about 200 pages in the Guru Granth Sahib?
Bakhtiyar Kaki, a Chisti saint, refused the post of Shaikh-ul-Islam offered to him by
The famous poet Amir Khusrau was the follower of the Sufi saint
What is the meaning of the Sufi concept known as Tark-e-Duniya?
The successor of Nizamuddin Auliya was
Which Sufi saint remarked ‘Hanoz Dilli Dur Ast’ (Delhi is still far away)?
Who introduced the Qadiri silsilah in India?
Which factors were responsible for Sufi popularity in India?
Which Sufi saint adopted yogic breathing exercises and was calledsidh or perfect?
The activities of the Suhrawardi order were confined largely to
Who established the Suhrawardi order in the 13th century in India?
Which of the following statements on Sufism is correct?
Which one of the following statements is correct regarding Suhrawardi and Naqshbandi silsilas?
Which Sufi order preferred a life of poverty?
A Sufi saint is burried at Fatehpur Sikri. He blessed Akbar with a son. Identify him:
Which of the following statements is correct?
Kabir did not believe in idol worship nor did he believe in caste system. Reacting to the authority of the Vedas and the Quran he put emphasis on the inner virtues of man. For him the love for the human race, irrespective of caste, colour or creed, was the true religion.
Which of the following statements is incorrect?
Which of the following is incorrect?
Which of the following is correct?
What was the reason for the sharp antagonism of the Brahmins and Ulemas against Kabir and Nanak?
What was the language employed by Surdasa for his devotional songs?