Ancient Indian History Quiz Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Q.  Which of the following is the other name Indra?

a. Protosiva
b. Purandhar
c. Soma
d. God of personified water


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Indra was known as the greatest god of the Aryans. 250 hymns are attributed to him. He is also called Purandhar which means Breaker of forts. Other names include Maghavan (bounteous), and Vritrahan (Slayer of Vritra, chaos).
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