Siddhartha Quotes on Suffering


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In Siddhartha, what is the title character searching for when he leaves his parents' home to become a Samana?

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1. In Siddhartha, what does Siddhartha find when he leaves his life as a Samana?

2. What does Siddhartha find amusing about the townspeople in Siddhartha?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Whenever you get the chance, you can see what you know about the concept of suffering in Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse. For the quiz, you'll be responsible for important topics such as what the title character is searching for in the book and the thing(s) he finds when he departs from his life as a Samana.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

When you take the quiz, these points will be considered:

  • Something Siddhartha finds to be funny about the townspeople in the story
  • The reason Siddhartha suffers when he witnesses his father in his home village
  • The suffering that Siddhartha feels as a Samana

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information about suffering in Siddhartha and what the title character is searching for in the story
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the reason Siddhartha suffers when he sees his father in his home village
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the reason Siddhartha is amused by the townspeople and what he finds when he leaves his life as a Samana

Additional Learning

You can keep learning about the book's major theme with the lesson named Siddhartha Quotes on Suffering. The following topics will be covered:

  • The Hindu caste known as Brahmin
  • Why Siddhartha wanted to make changes to his life
  • What Siddhartha learns about people who suffer