November 23 – ANCIENT & MEDIEVAL INDIA Welcome to your November 23 - ANCIENT & MEDIEVAL INDIA With detailed explanations on vedic sacrificial rituals, symbolism and mythology, Satapatha Brahmana is a commentary on which among the following veda. A. Atharvaveda B. Samaveda C. Sukhla Yajurveda D. Krishna Yajurveda Consider the following statements on Jainism1. Both men and women were admitted in Sangha's organised by Mahavira for spreading his teachings.2. Unlike Buddhism which accepted the authority of Vedas, Jainism completely rejected the authority of vedas and priestly class.3. The only surviving complete collection of Jain text in an Indic language is Pali Tipitaka.Choose the correct statement (s) A. 1 only B. 2 only C. 3 only D. None of the above Which among the following was/were the immediate direct political outcomes in India following Alexander's invasion of India during 325BC?1. Annexation of Northwestern India into his empire.2. Political unification of North India under Mauryas.3. Establishment of direct trade routes between India and Greece. A. 1,2 only B. 1,3 only C. 1 only D. 2,3 only Choose the correct pair (s) with respect to literary sources of the Mauryan Empire.1. Indica - Megasthenes2. Mudrarakshasa - Visakadatha3. Arthashastra - Chanakya A. 1,2 only B. 2,3 only C. 1,2,3 D. 1 only Embedded in Atharvaveda, from which among the following ancient Sanskrit vedic text was the national motto ' Satyameva Jayaye' adopted ? A. Mandukya Upanishad B. Mundaka Upanishad C. Aitrareya Upanishad D. Katha Upanishad Time is Up!