14 July, 2023

GK questions for class 2 with answers | Major festivals celebrated in India

indian festivals

 

Q1: What is the festival of lights celebrated in India?
A1: Diwali.

Q2: Which festival marks the birth of Lord Krishna?
A2: Janmashtami.

Q3: Which festival celebrates the victory of good over evil?
A3: Dussehra.

Q4: Which festival is known as the "Festival of Colors"?
A4: Holi.

Q5: Which festival is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan?
A5: Eid al-Fitr.

Q6: Which festival celebrates the bond between brothers and sisters?
A6: Raksha Bandhan.

Q7: Which festival is dedicated to Goddess Durga?
A7: Navratri.

Q8: Which festival is known for the lighting of lamps and candles?
A8: Karva Chauth.

Q9: Which festival marks the harvest season in Punjab?
A9: Baisakhi.

Q10: Which festival celebrates the onset of spring?
A10: Basant Panchami.

Q11: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Ganesha?
A11: Ganesh Chaturthi.

Q12: Which festival is celebrated to welcome the spring season?
A12: Lohri.

Q13: Which festival is celebrated by fasting during daylight hours?
A13: Ramadan.

Q14: Which festival is dedicated to Lord Shiva?
A14: Mahashivratri.

Q15: Which festival marks the beginning of the new year in many regions of India?
A15: Pongal.

Q16: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Saraswati?
A16: Saraswati Puja.

Q17: Which festival is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Guru Nanak?
A17: Gurpurab.

Q18: Which festival marks the end of the harvest season in Kerala?
A18: Onam.

Q19: Which festival is celebrated to honor the divine bond between husband and wife?
A19: Karva Chauth.

Q20: Which festival celebrates the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana?
A20: Ram Navami.

Q21: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Vishnu's incarnation as Lord Krishna?
A21: Krishna Janmashtami.

Q22: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati's marriage?
A22: Karthigai Deepam.

Q23: Which festival marks the beginning of the Sikh New Year?
A23: Baisakhi.

Q24: Which festival is celebrated to honor the sun god?
A24: Makar Sankranti.

Q25: Which festival is celebrated by lighting earthen lamps to symbolize the victory of light over darkness?
A25: Diwali.

Q26: Which festival is celebrated by fasting during the day and feasting at night?
A26: Navratri.

Q27: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Vishnu's return to Vaikuntha?
A27: Vaikuntha Ekadashi.

Q28: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga's victory over the buffalo demon Mahishasura?
A28: Durga Puja.

Q29: Which festival is celebrated to commemorate the martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur?
A29: Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Day.

Q30: Which festival marks the beginning of the harvest season in Tamil Nadu?
A30: Pongal.

Q31: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Shiva's son, Lord Murugan?
A31: Thaipusam.

Q32: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Kali?
A32: Kali Puja.

Q33: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between a married couple?
A33: Karva Chauth.

Q34: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Guru Gobind Singh?
A34: Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti.

Q35: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Lakshmi?
A35: Diwali.

Q36: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga's victory over the buffalo demon Mahishasura?
A36: Durga Puja.

Q37: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Guru Nanak?
A37: Guru Nanak Jayanti.

Q38: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Rama?
A38: Ram Navami.

Q39: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Hanuman?
A39: Hanuman Jayanti.

Q40: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between brothers and sisters?
A40: Raksha Bandhan.

Q41: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Shiva's son, Lord Ganesha?
A41: Ganesh Chaturthi.

Q42: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Saraswati?
A42: Saraswati Puja.

Q43: Which festival is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan?
A43: Eid al-Fitr.

Q44: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between a married couple?
A44: Karva Chauth.

Q45: Which festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of the harvest season in Punjab?
A45: Baisakhi.

Q46: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Kali?
A46: Kali Puja.

Q47: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Krishna?
A47: Janmashtami.

Q48: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga?
A48: Navratri.

Q49: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Shiva?
A49: Mahashivratri.

Q50: Which festival is celebrated to honor the divine bond between husband and wife?
A50: Karva Chauth.

Q51: Which festival is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Guru Nanak?
A51: Gurpurab.

Q52: Which festival is celebrated to mark the end of the harvest season in Kerala?
A52: Onam.

Q53: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between brothers and sisters?
A53: Raksha Bandhan.

Q54: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Ganesha?
A54: Ganesh Chaturthi.

Q55: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Hanuman?
A55: Hanuman Jayanti.

Q56: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Saraswati?
A56: Saraswati Puja.

Q57: Which festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of the new year in many regions of India?
A57: Pongal.

Q58: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between a married couple?
A58: Karva Chauth.

Q59: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Rama?
A59: Ram Navami.

Q60: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Krishna?
A60: Janmashtami.

Q61: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga?
A61: Navratri.

Q62: Which festival is celebrated to commemorate the martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur?
A62: Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Day.

Q63: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Guru Gobind Singh?
A63: Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti.

Q64: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Lakshmi?
A64: Diwali.

Q65: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga?
A65: Durga Puja.

Q66: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Guru Nanak?
A66: Guru Nanak Jayanti.

Q67: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Rama?
A67: Ram Navami.

Q68: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Hanuman?
A68: Hanuman Jayanti.

Q69: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Saraswati?
A69: Saraswati Puja.

Q70: Which festival is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan?
A70: Eid al-Fitr.

Q71: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between a married couple?
A71: Karva Chauth.

Q72: Which festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of the harvest season in Punjab?
A72: Baisakhi.

Q73: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Kali?
A73: Kali Puja.

Q74: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Krishna?
A74: Janmashtami.

Q75: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga?
A75: Navratri.

Q76: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Shiva?
A76: Mahashivratri.

Q77: Which festival is celebrated to honor the divine bond between husband and wife?
A77: Karva Chauth.

Q78: Which festival is celebrated to mark the end of the harvest season in Kerala?
A78: Onam.

Q79: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between brothers and sisters?
A79: Raksha Bandhan.

Q80: Which festival is celebrated to honor Lord Ganesha?
A80: Ganesh Chaturthi.

Q81: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Hanuman?
A81: Hanuman Jayanti.

Q82: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Saraswati?
A82: Saraswati Puja.

Q83: Which festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of the new year in many regions of India?
A83: Pongal.

Q84: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between a married couple?
A84: Karva Chauth.

Q85: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Rama?
A85: Ram Navami.

Q86: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Krishna?
A86: Janmashtami.

Q87: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga?
A87: Navratri.

Q88: Which festival is celebrated to commemorate the martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur?
A88: Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Day.

Q89: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Guru Gobind Singh?
A89: Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti.

Q90: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Lakshmi?
A90: Diwali.

Q91: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Durga?
A91: Durga Puja.

Q92: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Guru Nanak?
A92: Guru Nanak Jayanti.

Q93: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Rama?
A93: Ram Navami.

Q94: Which festival is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Hanuman?
A94: Hanuman Jayanti.

Q95: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Saraswati?
A95: Saraswati Puja.

Q96: Which festival is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan?
A96: Eid al-Fitr.

Q97: Which festival is celebrated to honor the bond between a married couple?
A97: Karva Chauth.

Q98: Which festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of the harvest season in Punjab?
A98: Baisakhi.

Q99: Which festival is celebrated to honor the goddess Kali?
A99: Kali Puja.

Q100: Which festival is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Krishna?
A100: Janmashtami.

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