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Siddhartha

Hesse, Hermann (Book - 2000 )
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This classic of twentieth-century literature chronicles the spiritual evolution of a man living in India at the time of the Buddha- a spiritual journey that has inspired generations of readers. Here is a fresh translation from Sherab Chö dzin Kohn, a gifted translator and longtime student of Buddhism and Eastern philosophy. Kohn's flowing, poetic translation conveys the philosophical and spiritual nuances of Hesse's text, paying special attention to the qualities of meditation experience. This edition also includes an introduction exploring Hesse's own spiritual journey as evidenced in his journals and personal letters.
Authors: Hesse, Hermann, 1877-1962
Uniform Title: Siddhartha. English
Title: Siddhartha
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, 2000
Characteristics: xviii, 119 p. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Hermann Hesse ; translated by Sherab Chödzin Kohn ; with an introduction by Paul W. Morris
Contents: The Son of the Brahman
With the Samanas
Gotama
Awakening
Kamala
With the Child-People
Samsara
By the River
The Ferryman
The Son
Om
Govinda
Summary: This classic of twentieth-century literature chronicles the spiritual evolution of a man living in India at the time of the Buddha- a spiritual journey that has inspired generations of readers. Here is a fresh translation from Sherab Chö dzin Kohn, a gifted translator and longtime student of Buddhism and Eastern philosophy. Kohn's flowing, poetic translation conveys the philosophical and spiritual nuances of Hesse's text, paying special attention to the qualities of meditation experience. This edition also includes an introduction exploring Hesse's own spiritual journey as evidenced in his journals and personal letters.
Additional Contributors: Chödzin, Sherab
ISBN: 1570627215
9781570627217
1570628033
9781570628030
Branch Call Number: FICTION HESSE
Other Language: Translated from the German
Subject Headings: Buddhism Fiction Buddhist philosophy Fiction India Religion Fiction India Social life and customs Fiction
Genre/Form: Religious fiction
Topical Term: Buddhism
Buddhist philosophy
LCCN: 00035776
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This classic of twentieth-century literature chronicles the spiritual evolution of a man living in India at the time of the Buddha- a spiritual journey that has inspired generations of readers.


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