Q. The famous “Lingayat or Vir Shaiva movement” took place at?

[A] Assam

[B] Uttar Pradesh

[C] Gujarat

[D] Karnataka

Answer: D

Explanation: Another popular movement which arose during the 12th century was the Lingayat or Vir Shaiva movement.

Its founder was Basava and his nephew Channabasava, who lived at the court of the Kalachuri kings of Karnataka.

Source: Poonam Dahiya