The words 'Satyameva Jayate' inscribed below the base of the national emblem of India are taken from

Options :
  1. Ramayana
  2. Mundaka Upanishad
  3. Rigveda
  4. Shatapatha Brahmana
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 2


The words 'Satyameva Jatate' - which literally means 'Truth alone triumps' - is a mantra from the ancient Indian scripture Mundaka Upanishad. Upon Independence of India, it was adopted as the 'national motto' of India and inscribed in Devanagari script at the base of the national emblem.

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