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Melvil Decimal System: 294.5921

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Information
115,954
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
115,844
💭
2
Religion
351,090
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
554,451
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
75,777
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
181,736
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
414,821
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
444,897
🎨
8
Literature
605,140
📚
9
Biography and History
396,598
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
17,146
🌌
21
Theory
4,306
💭
22
Bible
60,162
📖
23
Christianity
47,102
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
63,210
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
21,858
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
46,904
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
16,808
🔙
28
Christian denominations
25,438
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
48,156
👓
290
Ethnic and Other Religions
649
👓
291
Comparative Religion; Mythology (No Longer Used)
13,003
⚡
292
Classical religion (Greek and Roman religion)
1,145
🔱
293
Germanic religion
276
🎄
294
Religions of Indic origin
11,181
☸
295
Zoroastrianism (Mazdaism ∙ Parseeism ∙ Mithraism)
132
đŸ”Ĩ
296
Judaism
10,858
✡
297
Islam, Babism, Bahai Faith
5,399
â˜Ē
298
Unitarian Universalism and Mormonism (No Longer Used)
87
đŸ•¯
299
By Region/Civilization
5,426
🌐
294.0
Indian general
31
294.1
16
294.2
2
294.3
Buddhism
6,076
☸
294.4
Jainism
75
卍
294.5
Hinduism
3,688
🕉
294.6
Sikhism
165
â˜Ŧ
294.7
1
294.8294.9
1
294.50
288
294.51
Mythologies
54
294.52
Theological Conceptions and Doctrines
204
294.53
139
294.54
Religious experience, life, practice
941
294.55
Sects and Movements
211
294.56
Religious Personages
181
294.57
Religious Education
5
294.58294.59
Hindu scriptures
588
294.590294.591294.592
Sacred Scriptures
532
294.593294.594
Religious Laws
6
294.595
Scriptures of Particular Movements and Sects
27
294.596294.597294.598294.599
294.5920294.5921
157
294.5922
Ramayana
45
294.5923
Mahabharata
55
294.5924
Bhagavad Gita
157
294.5925
77
294.5926
4
294.5927294.5928294.5929
294.59210
3
294.59211294.59212
The Vedas
10
294.59213294.59214294.59215
3
294.59216294.59217294.59218
The Upanishads
96
294.59219

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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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