Flashcard Content Overview
This set of flashcards will help readers of Hesse's classic Buddhist parable Siddhartha navigate its simple yet densely packed prose. Become better acquainted with the character arcs of main characters like Siddhartha, Kamala, and Govinda, and the major themes they represent. Buddhism specific terms like enlightenment, nirvana and asceticism are also covered. Though this short novel is quite complex, understanding the central themes will help readers understand Hesse's unique perspective on what it takes to achieve enlightenment in a materialistic and fast-paced world.
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6 chapters | 38 lessons | 2 flashcard sets