Current Affairs Question - 11 March 2021
National Indian Art & Culture
Consider the following statements with reference to the Sattras of Assam:
- Sattras are monastic institutions created as part of the 16th century Neo-Vaishnavite reformist movement started by Vaishnavite saint-reformer Srimanta Sankaradeva.
- Sattras promulgate Sankardeva’s unique “worship through art” approach with music (borgeet), dance (xattriya) and theatre (bhauna).
- Each Sattra has a naamghar (worship hall) as its nucleus and is headed by an influential “Sattradhikar”.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? Choose the correct answer from the option given below:
1 and 2
2 and 3
1, 2 and 3