TLP OPTIONAL – 2017 : History [6th Sep, 2017] – Day 34
Q1 “Not only does ancient Tamil literature furnish an accurate picture of widely disparate classes; it also describes the social condition of Tamil country as it was.”
Q2 How do recent archaeological findings and Sangam literary texts enlighten us about the early state and society in South India?
Q3 Evaluate the contribution of Cholas to the art and architecture of ancient India?
Q4 Explain as to how the early Buddhist Stupa art, while using folk motifs and narratives and common cultural symbols, succeeded in transforming these themes for expounding the Buddhist ideal.
Q5 Shankaracahrya mere brought to conclusion the process of decay that had engulfed Buddhism.Comment