An Indian Tale

Hermann Hesse - Author

Joachim Neugroschel - Translator

Ralph Freedman - Introduction by

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ISBN 9781101200025 | 176 pages | 01 Jan 1999 | Penguin Classics | 18 - AND UP
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Siddhartha is perhaps the most important and compelling moral allegory our troubled century has produced. Integrating Eastern and Western spiritual traditions with psychoanalysis and philosophy, this strangely simple tale, written with a deep and moving empathy for humanity, has touched the lives of millions since its original publication in 1922.

Translated by Joachim Neugroschel
Introduction by Ralph Freedman


1. The Brahmin's Son
2. With the Samanas
3. Gotama
4. Awakening
5. Kamala
6. Amongst the People
7. Samsara
8. By the River
9. The Ferryman
10. The Son
11. Om
12. Govinda


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