Top 40 Music and Dance of Odisha GK MCQ – Free PDF Download!

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Top 40 Music and Dance of Odisha GK MCQ – Free PDF Download!

Dear Readers, Today we are going to share an important chapter of Odisha gk – Music and Dance of Odisha GK MCQ of Odisha in the State of Odisha i.e. Top 40 Music and Dance GK MCQ of Odisha  Objective Questions,  which will be your upcoming OPSC, OCS, ASO, OSSC, OSSSC, CT, BED, OTET, ODISHA POLICE Exam, Odisha postal Exam, Odisha SSC Exam, and other Odisha competitive exam, etc. This will prove to be important for exams.

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Music And Dance of Odisha (Odisha Objective GK General Knowledge)

Question 1
Name the first Odia poet who indicated the time at which the classical ragas were to be sung
A
Jayadeva
B
Mukundadeva
C
Sudevraja
D
Goparaja
Question 2
The lyrics written by famous Odia poet Baladeva Rath are the best example of
A
Dhruvapada
B
Chitrakala
C
Chitrapada
D
Panchal
Question 3
The use of art in music is called
A
Dhruvapada
B
Chitrakala
C
Chitrapada
D
Panchal
Question 4
The Chhanda (metrical section) contains the essence of Odissi music, it is composed of
A
Bhava (theme)
B
Kala (time)
C
Swara (tune)
D
All of these
Question 5
Which of the following classes of music is the arrangement of words in an alliterative style?
A
Dhruvapada
B
Chitrakala
C
Chitrapada
D
Panchal
Question 6
Balipuja Geeta in Odisha is a form of
A
Folk dance
B
Folk music
C
Musical instrument
D
Odissi Raga
Question 7
The playing of which among the following instruments represents good omen and a way of invoking the deities?
A
Khanjarie
B
Ektara
C
Flute
D
Conchshells
Question 8
What are ‘Baunsa-Taranga’ and ‘Katha- Taranga’ associated within the state of Odisha?
A
Steps of Odissi dance
B
Indigenous musical instruments of the state
C
Folk music of Odisha
D
A popular theatre in Odisha
Question 9
Tandava’, ‘Lasya’ and ‘Navatala’ systems are associated with which dance ofOdisha.
A
Mahari
B
Chhau
C
Paika
D
Odissi
Question 10
Which among the following is a traditional wind instrument belonging to the state of Odisha?
A
Mahuri
B
Kendera
C
Tanak
D
Flute
Question 11
What was the total number of dancers performing at this event?
A
600
B
180
C
555
D
470
Question 12
In performing the Odissi dance, which is the first step or phase
A
Pallavi
B
Sthai
C
Mangalacharan
D
Moksha
Question 13
Which of the following dance is associated with ‘Devadasi’ system in Odisha?
A
Odissi
B
Mahari
C
Chhau
D
Changu Nata
Question 14
The largest group of Odissi dancers performed together to create a Guinness World Record on 23rdDecember, 2011, at
A
Jawahar lal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi
B
Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
C
Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata
D
Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar
Question 15
Which community of Odisha is associated with Jhoomar dance?
A
Kaibarta
B
Mahantas
C
Munda
D
Both
Question 16
. What is the main theme of the Paika Dance that takes place in the villages of Odisha?
A
Krishna Leela
B
Scenes from Puranas
C
Bhakti
Question 17
Dalkhai Dance is performed during
A
Phagun Puni
B
Dussehra
C
Bhaijiuntia
D
All of these
Question 18
Which among the following dance of Odisha is also known as RookmarNacha?
A
Paika Dance
B
Jhoomar Dance
C
Chhau Dance
D
Mahari Dance
Question 19
Which dance festival of Odisha starts from Bhadra Shukla Ekadashi and continues till the month of Ashwin?
A
Medha Dance
B
Ghanta Patua Dance
C
Dalkhai Dance
D
Karma Dance
Question 20
Which district is associated with Karma Dance in Odisha?
A
Sundargarh
B
Mayurbhanj
C
Sambalpur
D
All of these
Question 21
Ghumra dance is prevalent in which district of Odisha?
A
Balangir
B
Nuapada
C
Kalahandi
D
All of these
Question 22
Which dance in Odisha is similar to Karaga dance of Mysuru and is performed in the month of Chaitra?
A
Medha
B
Ghanta Patua
C
Naga
D
Odissi
Question 23
Animal Mask Dance of Odisha is prevalent in which district of Odisha?
A
Ganjam
B
Puri
C
Balangir
D
Angul
Question 24
. Changu Nata Dance is mainly performed by which community of Odisha?
A
Bhuiyan
B
Bathudi
C
Kharia
D
All of these
Question 25
Which of the following is a mask dance of Odisha?
A
Odissi
B
Mahari
C
Medha
D
Karma
Question 26
Which dance of Odisha was started to popularise worship of Lord Shiva against the rise of Buddhism?
A
Kela Keluni
B
Danda Nata
C
Ghanta Patua
D
Dhap Dance
Question 27
Dhap Dance is performed in
A
Bargarh
B
Kosal
C
Puri
D
Both
Question 28
Naga Dance is mainly performed in
A
Balangi
B
Puri
C
Khordha
D
Sundargarh
Question 29
Dhanu Yatra Folk drama of Odisha is prevalent in
A
Bargarh
B
Sambalpur
C
Puri
D
Both (1) and (
Question 30
Banku Bhai’, the Joker, is a main character of which of the following folk dramas of Odisha?
A
Dhanu Yatra
B
Chadheya Nata
C
Jatra
D
Leela
Question 31
The theme of Jatra folk drama is associated with
A
secular themes
B
humour
C
valour of heroic characters
D
All of the above
Question 32
Which among the following folk drama is mainly associated with Ganjam district of Odisha?
A
Daskathia
B
Jatra
C
Leela
D
Pala
Question 33
Mughal Tamasa folk theatre/drama is prevalent in
A
Balasore
B
Bhadrak
C
Puri
D
Both (1) and
Question 34
Who was the pioneer of ‘Leela’ form of opera prevalent in Boudh, Cuttack and Ganjam districts?
A
Kelu Charan Mahapatra
B
Akshaya Mohanty
C
Jagannath Das
D
Gopal Chhotray
Question 35
Gopalila’ and Danda Kandhei’ are a form of which folk drama/play of Odisha?
A
Prahlad Natak
B
Puppet Play
C
Leela
D
Jatra
Question 36
. Which of the following is not true about Pala folk drama?
A
It is a musical dance drama
B
It is enacted to show social harmony between Hindus and Muslims
C
It is very popular in the districts of Sambalpur, Sundargarh, Boudh and Nayagarh
D
It’s theme is based on Ramayana and Mahabharata
Question 37
The Utkal University of Culture for the promotion of performing arts is situated in which city of Odisha?
A
Cuttack
B
Ganjam
C
Puri
D
Bhubaneswar
Question 38
Odisha Dance Academy was founded in which year in Odisha?
A
1871
B
1900
C
1975
D
2001
Question 39
World Famous Odissi dancer Kelucharan Mohapatra was born where in Odisha?
A
Puri
B
Cuttack
C
Mayurbhanj
D
Bhubaneswar
Question 40
. Who founded Oxford Odissi Centre in the University of Oxford, in United Kingdom?
A
Baisali Mohanty
B
Gopal Chhutray
C
Kelucharan Mohapatra
D
Akshaya Mohanty
Question 41
The acrobatic poses during the dance is appreciated by the audience. Which dance is mentioned in the above statements?
A
Mahari
B
Gotipua
C
Paika
D
Dalkhai
There are 41 questions to complete.

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