Hermann Hesse » Siddhartha

Hesse, Hermann. 1971. Autobiographical Writings. (Selected by Theodore Ziolkowski, translated by Denver Lindley). New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

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Hermann Hesse's novel, Siddhartha, "is a novel of classical symmetry, a perfection achieved" (Hermann Hesse 25). It tells the story of a young man who sets out to find his true self. Throughout his journey, Siddhartha converts to various religions, searching for the one religion that will help him discover his identity. As his journey continues, the main character is forced to overcome various obstacles in pursuit of his true self. He learns the ways of reality and its many flaws. As the story progresses, he comes...


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The novel Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse, illustrates Siddhartha's spiritual journey and path to enlightenment.
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Hermann Hesse is well known as the author of the classic 1922 novel Siddhartha, about the founder of Buddhism. Hermann Hesse received the Nobel Prize in Literature.


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