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101 Religion Trivia Questions To Open Your Mind

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November 27, 2022

Where is the Western Wall? How many times do Muslims pray each day? What is fasting? Where was the Buddha born? Who is responsible for the creation of the Anglican Church? Who is the deity of destruction in Hinduism? What text do Judaism, Christianity, and Islam have in common? 

What Eastern belief system has no concept of good and evil? What is a bris? What is the literal translation of feng shui? Under which species of tree did the Buddha find enlightenment? What do Hindus call Hinduism?

If you’re the one your friends want on their team when it comes to pub quizzes or trivia nights, chances are that you knew plenty of the answers to those questions. 

Whether you’re a scholar of world religions, a practitioner of one of the aforementioned ones, or perhaps even another religion we didn’t mention, or whether you’re just curious, this could be the quiz for you to test your religious knowledge. See how many answers you can get correct on our set of Religion trivia questions and answers! 

After you’ve prayed your way through those tough questions, be sure to check out our trivia on philosophy, history, and the bible!

1. What is the state religion of Argentina?

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2. What is the literal meaning of the Quran in English?

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3. Who was the first Caliph in Islam?

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4. Which of the following 'celebrities' is not a Mormon?

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5. The Qiblah changed from facing Jerusalem to facing the Kaaba in Makkah in which year?

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6. What religion was Jesus himself?

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1. Which Prophet's name was specifically and specially chosen and given by Allah?

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2. What movie is the religion Jediism based on?

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3. What is the language mostly associated with Judaism?

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4. The Hindu concept that the cosmic functions of creation, maintenance and destruction are personified by deities is known as what?

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5. How many sons did Prophet Ya'qub have in addition to Prophet Yusuf, according to the Quran?

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6. In what country does Rastafarianism originate?

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1. When was Wicca formed?

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2. Where is Buddhism ranked amongst the world's top religions?

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3. Methodists are a denomination of which faith?

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4. In the Quran, who was the first Prophet of Allah?

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5. What term do Muslims use to describe God?

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6. What are strict followers of Buddhism known as?

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1. In the Quran, how many sons do Fatimah and her husband have?

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2. Islam ranks where on the list of popular religions?

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3. St. Peter's Basilica is in which continent?

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4. What year was Mohammad Ali Jinnah elected President of the Muslim League?

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5. How many commandments are in the Torah?

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6. What is the name given to someone who rejects all belief in the existence of deities?

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1. Which of these is a Hindu pilgrimage?

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2. The Hindu Goddess Parvati is the wife of which deity?

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3. Who founded the Mormon movement?

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4. Who was the founder of Buddhism?

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5. The Hindu Kumbh Mela pilgrimage is held how often?

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6. Where is the highest concentration of Muslims?

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1. What is unusual about Sikh funerals?

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2. In the Quran, how many Suras were revealed in Makkah?

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3. Which of these Hindu festivals is also known as the festival of colors?

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4. What shape is used to symbolise the Druze?

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5. The Hindu deity Shiva's mount is which animal?

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6. What is the Sikh holy book called?

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1. Which Old Testament figure built an Ark?

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2. The Hindu festival of Mahalakshmi Vrata is performed by whom?

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3. Where do Catholics go to pray?

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4. Who do Jews view as the father of the Jewish people?

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5. What is the male version of a Nun?

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6. During which decade was the Jehovah's Witnesses movement founded?

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1. The Amish are a denomination of which faith?

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2. What is the name of the skull-cap worn by Jews?

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3. The mark worn on the forehead by Hindus is known as a what?

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4. In the Quran, what is the name of the fountain which each person of Paradise will drink before entering?

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5. The Quran is the central religious text of Islam, what does Islam mean?

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6. Approximately how many Jehovah's Witnesses are there?

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1. Where does Hinduism rank amongst the world's top religions?

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2. It is believed that the Quran was verbally revealed to who?

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3. What language is most commonly associated with Sikhs?

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4. Where the majority of Hindus live?

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5. Who founded the Jehovah's Witness movement?

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6. Which Prophet of Allah was the custodian/caretaker of Hadrat Maryam?

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1. The Hindu festival Ratha Yatra is held where in India?

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2. Which of the following is NOT a god worshipped by Hindus?

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3. How is Jesus referred to in the Quran?

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4. What is the period called where Muslims must fast?

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5. At what age did Prophet Isa start talking, according to the Quran?

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6. Who was the first woman according to the Quran?

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1. What does the Islamic word 'Fiqh' mean?

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2. What was the name of the 1689 act which gave Protestant non-conformists but not Catholics freedom of worship?

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3. Who of the following is NOT considered a prophet in Islam?

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4. What is the name of the head-covering worn by women in Islam?

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5. What is the term for a chapter in the Quran?

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6. What is the name of the individual whom Sikhs follow?

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1. What is the Quran for Muslims?

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2. What is the name of the main Hindu symbol?

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3. Bonalu is a Hindu festival worshipping which Goddess?

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4. The word 'Quran' features in the Quran roughly how many times?

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5. What is the most important holiday In a Catholic's calendar?

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6. What do Muslims say when they sneeze?

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1. What is the largest denomination of Islam?

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2. Where are the majority of Jews based?

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3. A belief in what is fundamental to the faith of Islam?

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4. In the Quran ,which Sura was revealed in both Makkah and Madinah?

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5. What is the name for a senior teacher of the Torah in Judaism?

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6. In the Quran, where did Adam and Hawwa reunite and have children?

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1. In which Sura of the Holy Quran are there two 'Bismillah ar Rahmaan ar Raheem'?

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2. Who is the only woman mentioned by name in the Qur'an?

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3. Where do Jews go to pray?

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4. In what language is the Quran written originally?

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5. What is the term for someone who has memorized the entire Quran?

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6. What does the word Mazel tov mean?

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1. Which animal is the Hindu Goddess Pravati's mount?

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2. Lutheranism focuses on the theology and teachings of whom?

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3. How do Christians believe Jesus died?

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4. What is the Sikh temple called?

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5. Where do Buddhists go to worship?

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6. Who founded the Methodist church?

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1. What is the name of the popular Jewish newspaper in the UK?

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2. What religion does British actor Lionel Blair follow?

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3. What is the first prayer of the day called, which is mentioned in the Quran?

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4. During World War 2 what color badge were Jehovah's Witnesses forced to wear in the concentration camps?

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5. Name a famous Jehovah's Witness?

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6. Which Hindu Goddess is the mother of Ganesha?

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1. What is the symbol of Judaism?

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2. Who is the only companion of the Prophet Muhammad who is mentioned by name in the Quran?

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3. Shiva is believed to take many forms including the Lord of the what?

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4. Who is the leader of the Church of Scientology?

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5. What is the name of the Guardian Angel of Hellfire as mentioned in the Quran?

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