India is home to many caves, some of which are thousands of years old. Some of the most famous caves in India include the Ajanta Caves, the Ellora Caves, and the Elephanta Caves. These caves are known for their beautiful paintings, sculptures, and architecture.

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Q. The world's largest cave 'Miao Room Chamber' was discovered by the researchers of which country in the month of October?

 ◉ Union

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 ◉ Uganda

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 ◉ Switzerland

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 ◉ China

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Q. What is the name of the deepest shaft cave discovered in Mawsynram region of Meghalaya, India?

 ◉ Seot cave

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 ◉ Siju cave

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 ◉ Kadia dungur

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 ◉ Cram Um Ladow

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Q. In whose time were the Elephanta cave temples built?

 ◉ Krishnadev Rai

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 ◉ Chalukya

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 ◉ Pal

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 ◉ Rashtrakutas

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Q. During the reign of which rulers, the cave paintings of Ajanta and Ellora flourished?

 ◉ Pallava

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 ◉ Rashtrakutas

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 ◉ Satavahana

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 ◉ Chol

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Q. Ajanta and Ellora caves are located in which state?

 ◉ Madhya Pradesh

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 ◉ Maharashtra

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 ◉ Karnataka

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 ◉ Kerala

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Q. During the reign of which rulers, the cave paintings of Ajanta and Ellora flourished?

 ◉ Chol

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 ◉ Satavahana

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 ◉ Pallava

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 ◉ Rashtrakutas

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Q. During whose reign was the work of engraving in the famous Ajanta Caves first started?

 ◉ Chol

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 ◉ Secret

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 ◉ Satavahana

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 ◉ Maurya

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Q. What do the cave and sculptured temples at Ellora represent?

 ◉ Hindu Buddhist and Jain

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 ◉ Of Christian, Muslim and Jains

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 ◉ Of Buddhist, Jain and Punjabis

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 ◉ Of Persian, Punjabi and Muslims

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Q. What kind of temples are the caves and rock-cut temples at Ellora?

 ◉ Hindu, Buddhist and Jain

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 ◉ Buddhists and Jains

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 ◉ Hindus and Jains

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 ◉ Buddhists

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Q. Where was an ancient cave wall with 55 panels on the life of Lord Buddha discovered?

 ◉ In Maharashtra

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 ◉ in Mustang (Nepal)

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 ◉ In Mathura

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 ◉ In Chhattisgarh

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Q. Ajanta and Ellora caves are related to?

 ◉ Buddhism

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 ◉ Jainism

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 ◉ muslim religion

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 ◉ Hindu religion

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Q. In which year UNESCO declared Bhimbhetka rock shelter caves as a World Heritage Site?

 ◉ 2004

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 ◉ 2006

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 ◉ 2003

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 ◉ 2005

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Q. Elephanta caves are present in which country?

 ◉ Punjab

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 ◉ Delhi

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 ◉ A state in Eastern India

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 ◉ Mumbai

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Q. On the bank of which river are the Bagh Caves situated?

 ◉ Aaveri River

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 ◉ Baghini River

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 ◉ Ganga River Police Station

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 ◉ Mahi river

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