Tuesday, May 1, 2012

General Knowledge

General Knowledge in Tamil


Rivers of India Questions and Answers 


Sources or Origin of Indian Rivers.

Ganges :: The Ganges begins at the confluence of the Bhagirathi and Alaknanda rivers.
Brahmaputra :: Chemayungdung Glacier
Godavari :: Brahmagiri Mountain, Tryambakeshwar, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
kaveri :: Talakaveri, Kodagu in the Western Ghats in Karnataka
Mahanadi :: Sihawa, Dhamtari, Dandakaranya, Chhattisgarh, India
Krishna :: Mahabaleswar
Indus :: Sengge and Gar rivers Confluence


Which is the first Longest River of India?
Ganges.

Which is the second Longest River of India?
Godavari River.

How the Brahmaputra river is called in Tibetan language?
Yarlung Tsangpo.

Hirakud Dam was build across in which river?
Mahanadi River.

The name of five rivers and merge into Indus or Sindhu river?
Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej.

Which River called dakshin ganga?
Godavari River.

Main tributary of Krishna River is or Most important tributary of Krishna River is ?
Tungabhadra River.

1600 years ago, which Chola king built which dam on which river?
King :: KariKalan
Dam :: Kallanai
River :: Kaveri