Goddesses and Gods

  1. Which god is worshipped first according to Hindu Traditions?
    Ganesh 
  2. Which gods are called Tridev?
    Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh
  3. Who is considered as the creator of the Universe according to Hindu religion?
    Brahma
  4. Who is the Sustainer of the Universe?
    Vishnu
  5. Which god is known as the destroyer of the Universe?
    Shiva/ Mahesh
  6. Which god is least worshipped  among   the Tridev?
    Brahma
  7. Where is the only temple of Lord Brahma situated?
    Pushkar (Raj)
  8. By which name are the disciples of Vishnu known?
    Vaishnavites
  9. By which name are the disciples of Shiva known?
    Shaivites
  10. How many principal incarnations of Vishnu are known?
    10 (Total 24)
  11. In which form of incarnation did Vishnu save Bhagat Prahlad from Hiranyakashyiap?
    Narsingh
  12. Which incarnation of Vishnu has pharasa as his weapon?
     
    Parshuram
  13. Which god is also known as Neelkanth? Shiva
  14. What is the name of Krishna’s mother who gave birth to him?
    Devaki
  15. Which god is known as Giridhar?       
    Krishna
  16. Who is called the king of Hindu gods?           
    Indra
  17. Which god is called Sahasraksh?
     Indra
  18. Who is the treasurer of Hindu gods?  
    Kuber
  19. Which deity is the ‘goddess of wealth and fortune’ according to    Hindus?
    Lakshmi
  20. Which place is known to be the origin of goddess Lakshmi? 
    The ocean
  21. Name the Hindu goddess of learning.
    Saraswati
  22. Name the Guru of gods.
    Brihaspati
  23. Which god has four faces?
    Brahma
  24. Which god is known by the names Ashutosh, Rudra,Mahdev etc?
    Shiva
  25. Which goddess is known as Shailja (Girija)?
    Parvati
  26. Which god is known as Rudra?
    Shiva
  27. Which god is known as Vinayak?
    Ganesh
  28. What is the vehicle of Indra?
    Airavat
  29. What is the Vehicle of Vishnu?
    Garud
  30. What is the Vehicle of Shiva?
    Nandi
  31. What is the Vehicle of Lakshmi?
    Gaj (Elephant) / Owl
  32. What is the Vehicle of Saraswati?
    Hans
  33. What is the Vehicle of Ganesh?
    Mouse
  34. What is the Vehicle of Kartikeya?
    Mayur
  35. Whose Vehicle is Lion?
    Durga
  36. What is the Vehicle of Yamraj?
    Buffalo (male)
  37. What is the Vehicle of Kamdev?
    Parrot
  38. Which god is known as Ekdant?
    Ganesh
  39. Whose weapon is Vajra?
    Indra
  40. What material was used in making Vajra? 
    Bones of Maharshi Dadhichi
  41. Which is the first incarnation of Lord Vishnu?
    Matsya
  42. By what name are the great Shiva devotees known in Tamil Literature?
    Nayanars
  43. By what name are the great Vishnu devotees known in Tamil Literature?                                                            
    Alwars
  44. Who  are the  two  celestial Doctors (Vaidyas  to devtas) born to Surya?                                                 
    Ashwani Kumars
  45. What is the name of the Guru of Asurs (Demons)? 
    Sukracharya
  46. Who killed the demon Mahishasur?
    Durga
  47. Name the architect among the gods?                  
    Vishwakarma
  48. In which temple there are thirty three crores gods-goddeses? Raghunath Temple, Jammu
  49. Which place is supposed to be the sleeping place of Lord Vishnu?
    Ksheer Sagar
  50. Which place is supposed to be the residence of Lord Shiva?
    Kailash Parvat
  51. From where is Brahma supposed to originate?
    From the Lotus evicted from the navel of Lord Vishnu
  52. Whose daughter is goddess Saraswati?
    Brahma
  53. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the First day of Navratra Festival?
    Shailputri
  54. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Second day of Navratra Festival?
    Bhramcharini
  55. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Third day of Navratra Festival?
    Chandraghanta
  56. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Fourth day of Navratra Festival?
    Kushmanda
  57. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Fifth day of Navratra Festival?
    Skandmata
  58. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Sixth day of Navratra Festival?       
    Katyayani
  59. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Seventh day of Navratra Festival?  
    Kalratri
  60. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Eighth day of Navratra Festival?     
    Mahagouri
  61. In which form is goddess Durga worshipped on the Ninth day of Navratra Festival?      
    Sidhidatri
  62. Which goddess is worshipped on Deepawali festival?
    Lakshami
  63. Which god is responsible for rains according to Hindu mythology?
    Indra
  64. Name the goddess who is also known as Veena Vadini, Sharda? Saraswati
  65. Name the god who is also known as Vakratunda, Gajanan, Vighna Vinashak, Ganpati, Lambodar?
    Ganesh
  66. Name the charioteer of the chariot of Sun?
    Arun
  67. Name the dance performed by Lord Shiva to destroy the whole universe?
    Tandav
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