GK Questions For March 7, 2020: Check How Much You Know About Holi


These GK Questions are specifically curated to test your knowledge ahead of the festival of Holi. Check your knowledge about the festival here right away.

Written By Nissy Sara | Mumbai | Updated On:
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With each passing day, it is becoming more and more important to keep up with every recent happening that goes on in any corner of the world. Each and every person needs to be updated with any latest events. Being so also helps one to be set apart in a crowd. When appearing for competitive exams like CAT, UPSC, etc. such knowledge comes in handy. Check out the GK Questions for today regarding the upcoming festival of Holi.

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GK Questions for March 7, 2020

1. What is Holi also known as?

  • Festival of colours
  • Festival of vegetables
  • Festival of lights
  • Festival of fire

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2. What is Holi called as in the state of Orissa?

  • Dhilhatta
  • Dolajata
  • Dhoajun
  • Dolijatta

3. According to the Hindu Calendar, Holi falls in which month?

  • Magha
  • Phalguna
  • Baisakh
  • Pausa

4. According to Hindu mythology, Prahlad was the follower of which God?

  • Lord Brahma
  • Lord Krishna
  • Lord Shiva
  • Lord Vishnu

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5. According to Hindu mythology, what is the name of Hiranyakashipu's sister?

  • Holi
  • Holika
  • Holima
  • Hidimba

6. What season usually begins after the festival of Holi?

  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Monsoon
  • Autumn

7. ‘Lath Maar Holi’ is played at what place?

  • Hampi
  • Jaipur
  • Mathura
  • Barsana

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8. What is Holika Dahan known in South India?

  • Dol Jatara
  • Kama Dahanam
  • Dolajata
  • Phalguna

9. Which Sikh festival is celebrated the day after Holi?

  • Baisakhi
  • Hola Mohalla
  • Bandi Chor Diwas
  • Maghi

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10. Which mythological characters are associated with the festival of Holi?

  • Demon Holika and Prahlad
  • Shiv and Parwati
  • Radha and Krishna
  • None of the above

GK Answers for March 7, 2020

  1. Festival of colours
  2. Dolajata
  3. Phalguna
  4. Lord Vishnu
  5. Holika
  6. Spring
  7. Barsana
  8. Kama Dahanam
  9. Hola Mohalla
  10. Demon Holika and Prahlad

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