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  • Altar, liturgical objects, ornaments, memorials, etc.: BQ5070-5075
  • Anthropology of Asia: GN 625-635  
  • Arabic Language: PJ6073-7144
  • Arabic literature: PJ7501-8517
  • Buddhism: BQ1-9800
  • Buddhist literature: BQ1001-1045
  • Buddhist ministry. Priesthood. Organization: BQ5140-5355
  • Buddhist pantheon: BQ4620-4905
  • Buddhist Relation to other religious and philosophical systems: BQ4600-4610
  • Ceremonies and rites. Ceremonial rules: BQ4965-5030
  • Chinese Language: PL 1001-1960  
  • Chinese Literature: PL 2250-3208  
  • Egyptian Language: PJ1111-1446
  • Egyptian Literature. Inscriptions: PJ1481-1989
  • Hinduism: BL1100-1295
  • History of Asia: DS 1-937  
  • History of Buddhism: BQ251-799
  • History of China: DS 701-799.9  
  • History of India: DS 401-486.8  
  • History of Japan: DS 801-897  
  • History of Korea: DS 901-937  
  • Hymns. Chants. Recitations: BQ5035-5065
  • Indian Medicine: R605-606
  • Iranian philology and literature: PK6001-6996
  • Japanese Language: PL 501-699  
  • Japanese Literature: PL 700-889 
  • Korean language and literature: PL901-998
  • Modifications, schools, etc.: BQ7001-9800
  • Non-Chinese Languages of China: PL 3301-3311  
  • Political Institutions and Public Administration East Asia (including China, Japan, Korea): JQ 1499-1749 
  • Political institutions and public administration of Asia: JQ21-1852
  • Political institutions and public administration of India: JQ200-620
  • Political institutions and public administration of Middle East Including Turkey, Iran, Israel, Arabian Peninsula: JQ1758-1852
  • The practice of Buddhism. Forms of worship: BQ4911-5720
  • Religions of India: BL 2000-2032  
  • Religions of Northern and Central Asia: BL1050
  • Religions of Southern and Eastern Asia: BL1055
  • Religions of Southwestern Asia. Asia Minor. Levant: BL1060
  • Symbols and symbolism: BQ5100-5125
  • Temple. Temple organization: BQ5130-5137
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine: R601-604

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