ISBN10: ISBN13: 9798699436408 Publisher: Independently Published Published: Oct 18 2020 Pages: 128 Language: English
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 life as expressed through one man's search for true meaning.Hermann Hesse was a German-Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. In 1946, he received the Nobel Prize for Literature. His best known works include Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game which explore an individual's search for spirituality outside society. In his time, Hesse was a popular and influential author in the German-speaking world; worldwide fame only came later.