Canto 03, Chapter 19: The Killing of the Demon Hiranyaksha – Quiz

01. Hiranyaksha attacked the Lord by ____________.
a)   Throwing a mace against the Lord
b)   Hurling his trident towards the Lord
c)   Striking his fist on the Lord’s chest
d)   All the above
      
02. The demon Hiranyaksa was finally dead when Lord _________.
a)   Slapped him in the root of the ear
b)   Cut his neck by His Sudarshan Chakra
c)   Hit him on his head by His mace
d)   Shot him with His powerful arrow
      
03. The Lord’s incarnation as boar was spoken to Vidura by ______________.
a)   Lord Krishna
b)   Sage Maitreya
c)   Narada Muni
d)   King Yudhistira
      
04. Kausarava is another name of sage ___________.
a)   Maitreya
b)   Durvasa
c)   Narada
d)   Vasistha
      
05. The benedictions offered on faithful hearing of the Lord’s incarnation as boar and the killing of Hiranyaksa is _______.
a)   It promotes strength to one’s vital organs
b)   It confers extraordinary merit, wealth, fame etc.
c)   He is relieved of killing of even a Brahmana
d)   All the above
 
 
Question No. 01 02 03 04 05
Answer: d a b a d