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Melvil Decimal System: 294.592

Wording: Religion > Other Religions > Religions of Indic origin > Hinduism > Hindu scriptures > Sacred Scriptures

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0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
👫
4
Language
130,463
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
🔬
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
🗿
20
Religion
24,447
🌌
21
Theory
6,689
💭
22
Bible
76,640
📖
23
Christianity
62,169
24
Christian practice and observance
77,924
📿
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,715
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
63,273
27
History of Christianity
24,653
🔙
28
Christian denominations
34,570
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
🔥
296
Judaism
14,510
297
Islam, Babism, Bahai Faith
9,105
298
Unitarian Universalism and Mormonism (No Longer Used)
114
🕯
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
294.5
Hinduism
5,311
🕉
294.6
Sikhism
321
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
294.590294.591294.592
Sacred Scriptures
780
294.593
1
294.594
Religious Laws
9
294.595
Scriptures of Particular Movements and Sects
40
294.596294.597294.598294.599
294.5920
1
294.5921
228
294.5922
Ramayana
70
294.5923
Mahabharata
99
294.5924
Bhagavad Gita
190
294.5925
98
294.5926
6
294.5927294.5928294.5929

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1922 Edition
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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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