Canto 12, Chapter 10: Lord Siva and Uma Glorify Markandeya Rishi – Quiz

01. Markandeya Rsi, having experienced the illusory potency of the Lord, ________.
a)   Wanted more of its experience
b)   Took shelter of the Lord
c)   Met a glorious death
d)   None of the above
02. When Markandeya Rsi did not take notice of Lord Siva and Uma’s presence ________.
a)   They cursed the Lord
b)   Lord Vishnu appeared and informed Markandeya Rsi
c)   Lord Siva entered Markandeya’s heart and indicated his presence
d)   All the above
03. Markandeya Rsi offered Lord Siva and his associates ________.
a)   Words of welcome and sitting places
b)   Water for washing feet and scented drinking water
c)   Fragrant oils and flower garlands
d)   All the above
04. Markandeya asked Lord Siva for the benediction of ________.
a)   Long life
b)   Unfailing devotion to the Supreme Lord and His dedicated devotees like Lord Siva
c)   Unlimited wealth of Kailasa
d)   All the above
05. Lord Siva granted Markandeyta Rsi the benediction ________.
a)   Of achieving the post of spiritual master of Puranas
b)   Of having perfect knowledge of past, present and future
c)   Of obtaining transcendental realization of the Supreme along with renunciation
d)   All the above
Question No. 01 02 03 04 05
Answer: b c d b d
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