Monday, November 12, 2012

C7. This deity, whose temple dates back to 1675, gets her name from the Sanskrit for 'great mother'. She was in particular a patron of the Agri and Koli peoples. Name her.

A. Mumba Devi, whose name purportedly comes from 'maha amba'.

Friday, November 2, 2012

B10. So, what was the happy bridegroom's name? Please read the question carefully and answer appropriately. 

A. That's Yousuf Youhana, one of the few cricketers from the religious minorities that Pakistan could boast of. Now, of course, he's joined the majority, calls himself Mohammad Yousuf and looks like this: