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Melvil Decimal System: 294.50

Wording: Religion > Other Religions > Religions of Indic origin > Hinduism > Not set

Dewmoji: 🙏đŸŊ > 👓 > ☸ > 🕉 > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,463
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,857
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
24,447
🌌
21
Theory
6,689
💭
22
Bible
76,640
📖
23
Christianity
62,169
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
77,924
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,715
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
63,273
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
24,653
🔙
28
Christian denominations
34,570
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
66,538
👓
290
Ethnic and Other Religions
912
👓
291
Comparative Religion; Mythology (No Longer Used)
15,299
⚡
292
Classical religion (Greek and Roman religion)
1,756
🔱
293
Germanic religion
398
🎄
294
Religions of Indic origin
16,412
☸
295
Zoroastrianism (Mazdaism ∙ Parseeism ∙ Mithraism)
217
đŸ”Ĩ
296
Judaism
14,510
✡
297
Islam, Babism, Bahai Faith
9,105
â˜Ē
298
Unitarian Universalism and Mormonism (No Longer Used)
114
đŸ•¯
299
By Region/Civilization
7,815
🌐
294.0
Indian general
46
294.1
33
294.2
4
294.3
Buddhism
9,353
☸
294.4
Jainism
125
卍
294.5
Hinduism
5,311
🕉
294.6
Sikhism
321
â˜Ŧ
294.7
2
294.8294.9
2
294.50
382
294.51
Mythologies
100
294.52
Theological Conceptions and Doctrines
336
294.53
227
294.54
Religious experience, life, practice
1,114
294.55
Sects and Movements
327
294.56
Religious Personages
201
294.57
Religious Education
5
294.58294.59
Hindu scriptures
861
294.500294.501
1
294.502294.503
16
294.504294.505
1
294.506294.507
12
294.508
11
294.509
Hinduism by place
339

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1922 Edition
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"Far Friends"

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

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What is MDS?

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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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