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Who has been selected for the prestigious 2016 Jnanpith Award ?

A) Ravuri Bharadwaja B) Shankha Ghosh
C) Kedarnath Singh D) Chandrashekara Kambara

Answer:   B) Shankha Ghosh



Explanation:

Shankha Ghosh, the outstanding Bengali writer, commentator and academician, has been chosen for the prestigious 52nd version of the Jnanpith Award (2016) by the Government of India (GoI) for his lovely phrase and tries different things with different beautiful structures check his significance as an imaginative ability.The Jnanpith Award is presented every year to a literary figure for their outstanding contribution in literature. The honor conveys a reference, prize cash of Rs. 12 lakh and a bronze imitation of Goddess Saraswati.He turned into the sixth Bengali creator to win India's most astounding artistic honor after Mahasweta Devi, Tarashankar Bandopadhyay, Ashapurna Devi, Subhash Mukhopadhyay and Bishnu Dey.

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Who gave the title of Raja to Ranjit Singh?

A) Diwan Shah B) Lord Lake
C) Zaman Shah D) King of Kashmir
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Zaman Shah

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Pandit Bhimsen Joshi is: ________________

A) Flute player B) Odissi dancers
C) Hindustani vocalist D) Sitar Maestro
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Hindustani vocalist

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Who among the following is NOT a famous dancer of Bharatanatyam?

A) Rukmini Devi Arundale B) T. Balasaraswati
C) Yamini Krishnamurthy D) Jhaveri sisters
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Jhaveri sisters

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Q:

Panna Lal Ghosh is related to which musical instrument?

A) Mridangam B) Flute
C) Shehnai D) Sarod
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Flute

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The world famous painting 'The Last Judgment' was created by which of the following painters?

A) Leonardo da Vinci B) Michelangelo
C) Raphael Raphael राफे ल 4 ) Van Gogh वॉन गाग Downloaded from www.qmaths.in Visit http://mocks.qmaths.in for best mocks of SSC, Bank and Railways Exams. www.qmaths.in     D) Van Gogh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Michelangelo

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Term ecosystem was coined by

A) Odum B) Clements
C) Arthur Tansley D) Elton
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Arthur Tansley

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Who among the following is NOT a Miss World?

A) Manushi Chhillar B) Yukta Mookhey
C) Sushmita Sen D) Diana Hayden
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Sushmita Sen

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Who of the following is a world famous flute player?

A) Pandit Ravi Shankar B) Shivkumar Sharma
C) Zakir Hussain D) Hariprasad Chaurasia
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Hariprasad Chaurasia

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