How many types of Epics are there
  • a)
    2
  • b)
    3
  • c)
    4
  • d)
    5
Correct answer is option 'A'. Can you explain this answer?

UPSC Question

Afruyash
Jun 24, 2019
2 types of epics

Jaya Gayathri
May 11, 2020
There are two main types of epic: folk and literary.

Shiksha 321
Aug 16, 2020
There are two type of epic that is folk epic, literary epic. In literary epic, poet invent the story and this is in written form, the author of literary epic is well known person while the folk epic is the product of mythology of locality and basically in oral form and the author of folk art may be a common person.

There are two types of epics .
1.)Mahabharat
2.) Ramayan.

Dileep M
Apr 10, 2020
Mahabharatam and Ramayanam

Abhishek Roushan
Aug 23, 2020
Ans-2
There are two main types of epic: folk and literary.
Folk epic is an old form of epic poem that was originally told in oral form
Literary epics is usually known as art epic

Jagriti Pandey
Nov 25, 2020
Two types of epic..... Ramayana, Mahabharata...

Rock Star
Jul 09, 2020
There are two epics ,the Mahabharata and the Ramayana and are the oldest epics in the world.

Iswarya Ayra
Aug 18, 2020
Folk and literary epics. so the correct answer is option A.

Manpreet Kalra
May 30, 2020
There are two types of epics 'folk, and 'literary'.

Yogesh Kumar
Aug 09, 2020
There are 2 types of epic
Folk literary

Reena Shokeen
Jun 25, 2020
There are two main types of epic: folk and literary. Folk epic is an old form of epic poem that was originally told in oral form

Zakir Hussain
Aug 08, 2020
One is ramayana and other is mahabharata

Muskan Rani
Aug 15, 2020
2 epics are there ..

Sabna Devi
Jul 23, 2020
Correct answer is option A. There are two main types of epics namely folk and literary

Asha Banoth
Jun 30, 2020
There are two epics
1) Ramayanam
2) Mahabharatham

Akansha Devi
Sep 02, 2020
There are two epics ramayana and mahabharta

Avanthika Pillai
Sep 20, 2020
Mahabharatham and Ramayana

Unknown user
Dec 18, 2020
A is the right answer,there are 2 epics folk nd literary..

Dhruvi Shah
Dec 03, 2020
There are two main types of epic: folk and literary. Folk epic is an old form of epic poem that was originally told in oral form.

Brain Games Games
Jan 29, 2021
There are two types of epic
1. folk epic (old epic which were verbally taught)
2. literally epic (which are written)

Samatha L
Aug 28, 2020
Two types of epics there are 1. Ramayan and 2. Mahabaratham

Jitender Dhillon
Aug 27, 2020
As mahabharta and ramayan are 2 epics

2 .one is ramayanam and second is Mahabharatam

The beginning of European literature is generally traced back to the two Homeric epics, the “Iliad” and “Odyssey,” which are still studied today as great literary masterpieces. Less well-known, but equally significant, are the two great epics of India: the Ramayana and Mahabharata.

2epic Or mahakavya (in india):
ramayana, mahabharata ( writer has himself witnessed the story) ;

Kripa Agrawal
Nov 10, 2020
Yes it is correct there are two epics i.e.ramayana and mahabharata

Beauty Gupta
May 12, 2020
There are 2 type of epic 1st is folk and 2 nd is literary

Harishree Bhatt
Oct 23, 2020
Two epics
1) the Ramayana
2) the Mahabharata

Deepa Choudhary
Aug 17, 2020
There are two types of epics i.e The Ramayana and The Mahabharata

Mukesh Sharma
May 21, 2020
Which of the two

Prerna Barman
Aug 13, 2020
2 Types of epics are there : 1 Ramayana 2.Mahabharata

Prathibha P
Oct 11, 2020
Correct answer is option a) 2

2 epics The Mahabharat, The Ramayana

Balwant Singh
Mar 20, 2021
According to Edurev, there are two epics Mahabharat and Ramayana.

Vinod Jain
5 days ago
2 types of epic Ramayana and Mahabharata

Parvez Attar
Oct 23, 2020
Correct answer is 'A'. Because there are only two epics generally. They are Ramayana and Mahabharata.

Aryan Bahuguna
Nov 03, 2020
Yes there are two epics preseant which are mahabharta and Ramayana

Shikha Dubey
Oct 13, 2020
There are two type of epic : 1: literary epic 1; folk epic.

Saher
Dec 24, 2020
There are two main types of epic: folk and literary.
Folk epic is an old form of epic poem that was originally told in oral form.
Literary epic is usually known as art epic. It is an epic, which imitates the conventions of the folk epic, but gives it a written shape.

Himanshu Chahal
Aug 25, 2020
Ramayana and Mahabharata are the two epics.

Parveen Kumar
Aug 22, 2020
There are the main two types of epics : folk and literary

Srikant Jena
Nov 26, 2020
2 . Hope it helps you guys.

Because the Lord Vishnu has taken his avatar in only 2 epics those are for Ramayana for the how king has rule his state and for to be front and for honest, and another is Mahabharat for Dharm.

Vijay Singh
Dec 19, 2020
Correct answer is option - 2
Ramayana and Mahabharat

Gunadnya Magare
Oct 13, 2020
There are 2 epics namely: 1)Mahabharat. 2)Ramayana.

Sunita Machhua
Sep 13, 2020
There are 2 types of epic.1-Folk and other is literary epic.

Mr.king Nandedkar
Mar 21, 2021
2 types of epic Ramayana and Mahabharat

Karunakar Mallick
Aug 07, 2020
Two types. Those are Folk and Literary.

Yashika Sharma
Jul 30, 2020
2 types of epic
folk and literacy.

Divita Upadhyay
4 weeks ago
The correct answer is (A).

Sher Singh
Jul 11, 2020
There are two types of epic, which is folk and literary

Komi Suden
Sep 15, 2020
2, type of ethics folk ethic and literary ethic

Gopi Nath
Aug 23, 2020
2 types of epics. Mahabharat and Ramayana

Veerpal Kaur
Aug 23, 2020
Ramayana and Mahabharat

Taniya Barot
Jan 08, 2021
A) 2...
there are two types of epic that is
1. ramayan
2. Mahabharata

Sharukhan Kd
Nov 07, 2020
Two types epics
1) folk, 2) literary

Uru Chaudhary
Nov 18, 2020
Mahabharat and Ramayana

Rohith H.m
Nov 11, 2020
The epics are flok & literary and another one is Ramayan and mahabharat

Manisha Kumari
Aug 17, 2020
The type of epics are two. 1:Ramayan and 2:Mahabharat

Bhawna Singh
Jan 03, 2021
Ya it is correct because there are two types of epics that is Mahabharata and Ramayana .

2 type of epics
one is ramayan and second is mahabharat

Ajay Sule
Sep 02, 2020
2 is correct answer
because they write 1) Ramayan (valmiki rushi )
2) mahabharat (Vyas rushi)

Apoorva Appu
Jun 30, 2020
2 epics namely,
1)Ramayan
2)Mahabharath

Yes correct tow.
There are two main types of epic: folk and literary. Folk epic is an old form of epic poem that was originally told in oral form.

Clement Solanki
Dec 02, 2020
There is two type of epic 1) folk epic 2) literary epic. folk epic is older form of epic which told orally. literary epic usually known as art epic. literary epic imitate the convention of the folk epic, but gives it a written shape. the literary Epic tend to be more polished, coherent and compact in structure and style when compared to folk epics

Miss Emik
Aug 07, 2020
Two Epics- Mahabharata and Ramayana

Rj Atif786
May 30, 2020
2 mahabharat and Ramayana

Kasetty Aparna
2 weeks ago
Two types of epics they are folk and literary

Indrajeet Badhel
Dec 21, 2020
There are two epic i.e the Mahabharata and the Ramayana

Harshita Jain
Jul 10, 2020
There are two types of epics-
1) Folk
2) Litetary
The folk epic is basically in oral form and the literary epic in written form.

Vansh Thakur
Jul 24, 2020
There are two epic ramayan and mahabharat

Aryan
Aug 12, 2020
The oldest epic recognized is the Epic of Gilgamesh ( c. 2500–1300 BCE), which was recorded in ancient Sumer during the Neo-Sumerian Empire. The poem details the exploits of Gilgamesh, the king of Uruk.

India has its two great and ancient Hindu epics – the Mahabharata and the Ramayana.
The Mahābhārata is the longest epic poem known and has been described as "the longest poem ever written". Its longest version consists of over 100,000 śloka or over 200,000 individual verse lines (each shloka is a couplet), and long prose passages.
The Five Great Epics (Tamil: ஐம்பெரும்காப்பியங்கள் Aimperumkāppiyaṅkaḷ) are five Tamil epics according to later Tamil literary tradition. They are Cilappatikāram, Manimekalai, Cīvaka Cintāmaṇi, Valayapathi and Kuṇṭalakēci

Diya Diya
Oct 23, 2020
2. folk and literary.