by Hermann Hesse
Herman Hesse's classic novel has delighted, inspired, and influenced generations of readers, writers, and thinkers. In this story of a wealthy Indian Brahmin who casts off a life of privilege to seek spiritual fulfillment. Hesse synthesizes disparate philosophies--Eastern religions, Jungian archetypes, Western individualism--into a unique vision of...
It’s a nice book about a journey of an evolution of a young man into an adult. – source
Nov 04, 2012Q: What books have influenced your life? EW: I just read Siddhartha, which was recommended to me by a friend – source
I love this as a classic book on philosophy, a good introduction for someone starting out. I’ve given out more copies of this book than any other. – source