#1 Under the Mughal rule the judicial service was headed by –
However, in Mughal India, the King was the supreme in providing the justice in the state. Though the Muslim Jurists differ as to the right of the king to administer justice without a Qazi, they agreed that a king had a right to administer justice personally.
#2 Who among the following painters committed suicide?
Daswanth: In a short time he surpassed all painters, and became the first master of the age. Unfortunately he committed suicide.
#3 The greatest painter of birds at Jahangir’s court was –
Ustad Mansur (flourished 1590-1624) was a seventeenth-century Mughal painter and court artist. He grew up during the reign of Jahangir (r. 1605 – 1627) during which period he excelled at depicting plants and animals.
#4 The Rig veda Samhita devotes one fourth of its hymns to:
#5 The first one, among the following, to deal with music was –
Sama Veda is perhaps the earliest human literature on music. It naturally incorporates music, mantra, chhanda, linguistics, and above all, a reflection of the world view of rishis who communicated in the Arsha language, precursor to the more regimented Girvan (later called Sanskrit).