Tuesday 22 December 2020

19. The Development of Regional Cultures


19. The Development of Regional Cultures


I. Answer the following questions:

1. Write the names of regional languages of North India during the medieval period (800-1200 A.D.).

2. Write the names of regional languages during the Delhi sultanate period.

3. Throw some light on the literary achievements during the Mughals in India.

4. What were the achievements of the Raj puts in the field of painting.

5. Who was considered the founder of Punjabi literature?

6. How many Vars did Bhai Gurdas compose?

7. Name four famous poets who gave an important contribution to the Punjabi literature.

8. Give a brief account of Adi Granth Sahib.

II Fill in the blanks

1. ------was the writer of Geet Govinda.

2. Prithviraj Raso was written by--------.

 3. Adi Granth Sahib was composed in-------- 1604 A.D.

4. Krishan Ray was a famous------- of Sanskrit and Telegu languages.

5.  ----------was a famous musician and poet.

 III. Write Pure or False for each statement.


1. Ramanuja, Jaideva were the famous Sanskrit writers of Delhi Sultanate.


2. Abdul Fazle did not write Ain-i-Akbari.



3. Tansen was the most famous singer of Akbar's court.



4. Muhammad Tughluq's portrait is a fine example of painting during the medieval period.



5. The art of music did not flourished under the Rajput rulers.


IV. Match the following

Column -A

Column B

1. Jai Dev


2. Kalhan

B. Ain-i-Akbari

3. Bilhan

C. Raj Tarangini

4. Abul Fazle

D. Geet Gobind

5. Aurangzeb

E. Fatwa-i-Alamgiri




Write a brief essay on the development of Punjabi literature during the medieval period.