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Siddhartha

Siddhartha

by

Herman Hesse

Analysis: Allusions

When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Literature, Philosophy, and Mythology

The Rig Veda (1.7)

The Upanishads (1.9, 1.11)

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