Library of Congress Classification:Class B, subclass BQ -- Buddhism

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Subclass BQ: Buddhism is a classification used by the Library of Congress Classification system under Class B -- Philosophy, Psychology, Religion. This article describes subclass BQ.

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BQ

1-9800..........Buddhism
1-10..........Periodicals. Yearbooks (General)
12-93..........Societies, councils, associations, clubs, etc.
96-99..........Financial institutions. Trusts
100-102..........Congresses. Conferences (General)
104-105..........Directories (General)
107-109..........Museums. Exhibitions
115-126..........General collections. Collected works
128..........Encyclopedias (General)
130..........Dictionaries (General)
133..........Terminology
135..........Questions and answers. Maxims (General)
141-209..........Religious education (General)
210-219..........Research
221-249..........Antiquities. Archaeology
240-244..........Literary discoveries
246-249..........Inscriptions, etc.
251-799..........History
800-829..........Persecutions
840-999..........Biography
840-858..........Collective
860-999..........Individual
860-939..........Gautama Buddha
940-999..........Other
1001-1045..........Buddhist literature
1100-3340..........Tripitaka (Canonical literature)
4000-4060..........General works
4061-4570..........Doctrinal and systematic Buddhism
4180-4565..........Special doctrines
4570..........Special topics and relations to special subjects
4600-4610..........Relation to other religious and philosophical systems
4620-4905..........Buddhist Pantheon
4911-5720..........Practice of Buddhism. Forms of worship
4965-5030..........Ceremonies and rites. Ceremonial rules
5035-5065..........Hymns. Chants. Recitations
5070-5075..........Altar, liturgical objects, ornaments, memorials, etc.
5080-5085..........Vestments, altar cloths, etc.
5090-5095..........Liturgical functions
5100-5125..........Symbols and symbolism
5130-5137..........Temple. Temple organization
5140-5355..........Buddhist ministry. Priesthood. Organization
5251-5305..........Education and training
5310-5350..........Preaching
5360-5680..........Religious life
5485-5530..........Precepts for laymen
5535-5594..........Devotional literature. Meditations. Prayers
5595-5633..........Devotion. Meditation. Prayer
5635-5675..........Spiritual life. Mysticism. Englightenment. Perfection
5700-5720..........Festivals. Days and seasons
5725-5845..........Folklore
5821-5845..........Miracle literature
5851-5899..........Benevolent work. Social work. Welfare work, etc.
5901-5975..........Missionary work
6001-6160..........Monasticism and monastic life Samgha (Order)
6200-6240..........Asceticism. Hermits. Wayfaring life
6300-6388..........Monasteries. Temples. Shrines. Sites
6400-6495..........Pilgrims and pilgrimages
7001-9800..........Modifications, schools, etc.
7100-7285..........Theravāda (Hinayana) Buddhism
7300-7529..........Mahayana Buddhism
7530-7950..........Tibetan Buddhism (Lamaism)
7960-7989..........Bonpo (Sect)
8000-9800..........Special modifications, sects, etc.
8500-8769..........Pure Land Buddhism
8900-9099..........Tantric Buddhism
9250-9519..........Zen Buddhism

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Library of Congress Classification Outline