Haryana GK includes the following topics:
(i) Haryana History,
(ii) Haryana Geography,
(iii) Haryana Economy,
(iv) Haryana Polity,
(v) Haryana Art & Culture
(vi) Haryana Environment
Haryana GK (Hindi & English)
Which civilization is also known as Seeswal civilization in Haryana?
Who discovered the Mitathal site of Harappan civilization in Haryana?
_____is the largest site of Indus Valley Civilization after Mohenjodaro.
All the three stages of Harappan civilization (in Haryana) were found in ___?
Who discovered the three sites of Harappan civilization at Madina, Girawad and Farmanakhas (Rohtak, Haryana)?
Dr. Vivek Dangi
Where did the bangles made of copper and glass excavate in Haryana?
Which pre-Harappan site was found in Haryana?
Jogankheda site of IVC is in which district of Haryana?
Where are the evidence of ploughed land found in Haryana and India?
All three stages of development of houses from pit houses to rectangular to the square dwelling was found in ___district of Haryana.
Haryana was named as Brahmavedi in Panchvish Brahman of ____veda.
In Sathpath Brahmana, Haryana was named as ____?
The two Yaksh- Kapil and Tarantuk are believed to be situated on which river bank?
Which was the capital of king Parikshit, the last of the kuru ruler?
Rohitika was the older name of which district of Haryana?
Traces of rice and wheat both were found at which site of Haryana?
Rakhi Garhi (Hisar)
Capital of Yaudreya republic was ___. It constitutes which parts of Haryana?
Prakritnak, (Naurangabad, Bhiwani) and it constituted jat belt of Haryana (Hisar, Rohtak, Sonipat)
The word ‘dwi’ was used for which of the two republics?
Yaudreya and Arjunayan
Which of the two republics were mentioned by Panini in his book Astadheyey?
Agreya and Arjunanyana
After the destruction of republic Agreya (capital Agroha), who reconstructed the city of Agroha?
As per Divya Vadan, which were the centres of Buddhism in Haryana?
Rohtak and Agroha
According to Buddhist literature, Vinay Pitak, Vaid Jeevak belonged to which place of Haryana?
The idols of Buddha were found at which sites of Haryana?
Brahmanavas, Rohtak and Naurangabad, Bhiwani
The idols of Jainism were found at which places of Haryana?
Hansi (Hisar) and Ranila (Charkhi Dadri)
Along with Ashoka, which another Indian ruler is also mentioned at Topra inscription?
Bisaldeva Chauhan (His victory over Malecha is mentioned; 12 CAD)
Which is the only inscription (found in Haryana) written in Kharosthi script?
Karnal inscription (Ashoka’s)
Who read the Topra inscription at the earliest?
James Princep in 1837
The idols of Sunga dynasty were found at______ in Yamunanagar.
Indo-Greek coins were found at ______ (Rohtak)and_____(Bhiwani).
Khokracoat (Rohtak) and Naurangabaad (Bhiwani))
The inscription found at Laos is about ____ Indian ruler?
Maharajadhiraj Shreedeva of Thanesar, Kurukshetra
Seals depicting shloka regarding jatayu, sita, ram, Lakshman and Ramayana, found at Nacharkheda, Jind. These belong to which ancient dynasty?
Samudragupta’s coins were found at ____and ____ places of Haryana.
Jagadri (Yamunanagar) and Mitathal (Bhiwani)
The idol of Lord Vishnu at Shes Saiyan/shesnaag was found at ____(Sonipat).
Who built Staneshwar Mahadev temple at Thanesar (Kurukshetra)?
It was renovated by ____.
Harshavardhan changed his capital from Thanesar to ____.
Banabhatt, Mayur, Divakar, Huein Tsang and Kalidas; Out of these poets, which did not belong to the court of Harshvardhan?
Who wrote the biography of Harshavardhan?
___-,____and___ were written by Harshavardhan himself.
Nagananda, Priyadarshani and Ratanawali
Harsha collected one-sixth of produce as tax. True/False.
According to Colonel James Todd, ____and local tribes gave birth to the modern day Rajputs.
The evidences of Mihir Bhoj were found at ____ in Haryana.
Three types of tax collected by Harshavardhan administration were ____,____ and ____.
Hirnaya (cash), bhag (share of grains) and bali (gifts or services)
____ of Ajmer defeated Gopal of Tomar and Delhi became seat of Chauhans.
Annauraj of Ajmer
Who wrote the biography of Prithviraj III (as Prithviraj Raso)?
Tarain is in ____district of Haryana.
_____of Hansi helped Prithviraj Chauhan during the first battle of Tarain.
______of Garhwal helped Mohammad Gauri during the second battle of Tarain.
Raja Jai Chandra
____ of Hansi and _____ of Rewari tried to stop Mohammad Ghori after the defeat of Chauhans in Delhi.
Jatwa of Hansi and Governor Rao Tejpal of Rewari
Third battle of Tarain was fought between _____ and ____ in 1215.
Shamshuddin and Yalduz
___ was the smallest IQTA of slave dynasty.
Balban was the Iqtedar of _____.
Jalaluddin Khilji was the iqtedar of _____.
Hisar, Junagarh and Fatehabad cities were established by which ruler?
Firoz Shah Tughlaq
When did Taimur attack Haryana?
Only two rulers were left unaffected by the attack of Taimur. Who were they?
Hasan Khan Mewati and Mohan Singh Bhandar of Kaithal (they had good relations with Sayyids)
_____ and ____ revolted during the reign of Sikander Lodi.
Kalayat (Kaithal) and Jind
Before the 1st battle of Panipat, Which areas were attacked by Babur?
Hisar and Mewat
Hemachandra (Hemu) was a trader of _____. He has opted for the title of Vikramaditya XIV.
Who established a new city Faridabad named after Sheikh Baba Farid, treasurer of Mughals?
Who built Mughal bridge and Mama-bhanja Mughal sarai at Gharonda (Karnal)?
Hisar was known by the name ____ during Mughals which was under the control of Kriparam Gaur.
Which was the capital of Charles Thomas?
On 23rd September 1857 ______ died at Kabul. His death anniversary is observed as Martyrs’ day of Haryana.
Rao Tula Ram
Who gave information of revolt to British?
Shyam Singh Sainik
Who started the swadeshi movement in Haryana?
Lala Lajpat Rai
____ of ___ wrote a satire against separate electorate, namely, “Shivshambu ka Chittha”.
Bal Mukund Gupta of Rewari
Who was the leader of Home rule league in Haryana?
Pt. Nekiram Sharma
Which was the first jail arrest of Gandhiji?
At Palwal railway station
Due to the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, who surrendered the title of Sir and Rai Bahadur in Haryana?
In Haryana, who were the Khilafat leaders?
Sufi Iqbal and Khair Mohammad
Which two Haryana revolutionaries made a bomb at Rohtak laboratory and threw it on Irwin to take the revenge of death of Lala Lajpat Rai on lathi charge?
Vaid Lekhram Sharma and Yashpal
Which is the only ISO certified school in Haryana?
Rajkiya madhyamik vidhyalaya Biwan at Nuh
Where is India’s biggest Ashoka Chakra unveiled in Haryana?
Where is VVPAT machines used in Haryana for the first time?
Modern Automatic Analyzer for pollution monitoring is procured from which country?
Where is the pollution control board of Haryana situated?
Where did SCERT organize state level 46th Jawaharlal Nehru Maths, Science and Environment exhibition?
Theme country for Surajkhand Craft Mela 2019 is ____.
Swampy soil is found in which part of Haryana?
Which is the smallest district of Haryana after Faridabad?
Which is the largest district of Haryana?
Which is the 22nd district of Haryana?
Which district is also known as ‘heart of Haryana’?
__ district(s) of Haryana touches boundary with Chandigarh (State Capital/ which is also a Union Territory)
Only one- Panchkula
Which are the two only districts of Haryana which do not share its boundary with any other state or UT?
Charkhi Dadri and Rohtak
Which city of Haryana is also known as Brass capital of Haryana?
Which city is known by the name ‘Choti Kashi’?
Haryana Government organized ____ to create awareness about aadhar card.
The book “Flora of Morni Hills” written by _____.
Acharya Bal Krishan
Who was the first elected chief minister of Haryana?
Rao Virendra Rao
Haryana is ___state of India.
Which four districts of Haryana were carved out simultaneously?
Yamunanagar, Rewari, Kaithal and Panipat (on 1st November, 1989)
Who is the state ambassador of Haryana?
Who wrote the book “Narendra Modi-A charismatic visionary and statesman”?
Who is the chairman of Haryana State Women Commission?
Srimati Pratibha Suman
Which divyang woman of Haryana hosted the national flag at Antartica’s Mount Winson for the first time?
First napkin pad unit of Haryana is at____.
Which of the chief ministers of Haryana took the oath for CM for the maximum number of times?
Chaudhary Om Prakash Chautala
How many seats are reserved in Haryana Vidhan Sabha?
Out of 90 seats, 17 are reserved.
Which are the four districts of Haryana with no reserved seats?
Panchkula, Mahendragarh, Nuh and Faridabad
Who was the president of Haryana Rural conference held in 1921?
Lala Lajpat Rai
Who is the state ambassador for the national scheme ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padao Yojana’?
Where is ‘Lakadhara temple’ on lines of Konark temple of Orissa?
Where was Nathu Ram Godse hanged?
Who is known as Shakespeare of Haryana?
Deep Chand Brahmin
Who is known as the illiterate poet of Haryana?
Pt. Lakhmi Chand
When and between whom did the battle of Ambala take place?
In 1709 between Sikhs and Mughals (where Sikhs won the battle)
Ambala is known for the cultivation of ______and______.
Turmeric and mango
Who is the longest-serving governor of Haryana?
B N Chakraborty
When did Karnal-born Kalpana Chawla die in a plane crash?
Which city is also known as the city of scientific instruments?
Where is Saraswati Wildlife sanctuary located?
Which city is also known as ‘Land of war heroes’?
Which is the most populous city of Haryana after Faridabad?
Where is ‘star temple’ located?
Iron Man of Haryana
Sh. Bansi Lal
Who is the guru of Baba Ramdev?
Who started the newspaper ‘jat Gazette’?
Sir Chotu Ram
Where is Cement Corporation of India located?
Which is the largest village of Haryana?
Where is the steam locomotive museum located in Haryana?
____ app is launched by the govt to solve vehicle theft-related issues.
Match and catch app
Battle of Rezang La is related to which district of Haryana?
When did the Badkal Lake of Faridabad build?
Where is Shree Krishna Museum located in Haryana?
Which is the only museum of Haryana which is under Chandigarh wing of Archeological Survey of India?
Who is also known as the father of modern Saang?
Deep Chand Brahman
Which is the largest artificial lake of Haryana?
Damdama Lake (Sohna, Gurugram)
Where is Basai wetland situated in Haryana?
Basai Village, Gurugram
Which state is known as a wheat bowl of India?
Where are Narayangarh hills situated in Haryana?
Which is also known as twin city?
Ambala (Ambala city and Ambala cantonment area)
Which is also known as tricity?
Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali.
Aravalis constitutes__ percentage of total area of Haryana.
Regional name of Khadar soil in Jagadari (Yamunanagar) is ____.
Regional name of Bhabhar soil in Jagadari (Yamunanagar) is ____.
Maximum cultivation of rice is done in which district of Haryana?
The state of Haryana has the maximum cover of ____ soil.
Ancient name of river Markanda is ____.
The ancient name of river Ravi is ____.
Where does the river Ghaggar meet the river Markanda in Haryana?
What is the origin of river Tangri?
Morni Hills, Panchkula
Which new district of Haryana was made before the formation of Charkhi Dadri?
Who was the first speaker of Haryana State Legislative Assembly?
Rao Birender Singh
Dancing stones are found in ___village of ___district of Haryana.
Kaliyana village of Charkhi Dadri
So far how many times, Haryana was drawn under President’s rule?
Three times (1967, 1977 and 1991)
Where is Tajewala barrage located?
In which district of Haryana Rajiv Gandhi Thermal Power Station located?
Where is Arjun stadium located in Haryana?
Which city is also known as ‘education city’ of Haryana?
Which place in Haryana is also known by names like “Boxing Cuba”; “Little Cuba” or “Mini Cuba”?
Where did the first Saangi of Haryana, Krishan Lal Bhatt hail from?
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