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Hermann Hesse says:

“Sensuality isn’t worth a hair more than spirituality,
and it’s the same the other way around.

It’s all one, everything is equally good.

Whether you embrace a woman or make a poem, it’s the same. 33 palabras más

Tree wisdom

“So the tree rustles in the evening, when we stand uneasy before our own childish thoughts: Trees have long thoughts, long-breathing and are restful, just as they have longer lives than ours. 78 palabras más

Book #132 - Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse

Originally published in 1922, Siddhartha follows the title character as he seeks enlightenment throughout India and the various castes. One of the smallest full novels on the list, it was originally published in German and later translated into English and several dialects of Indian, as well as others. 497 palabras más

Book Review


Poezi nga: Hermann Hesse
Përktheu: Sulejman Mato

Vetëm për mua, të vetmuarit
shkëlqejnë yjet e pa numër netëve,
vetëm për mua murmurijnë krojet e gurta këngët e tyre dinake… 234 palabras más



To Romain Rolland, my dear friend


In the shade of the house, in the sunshine of the riverbank near the boats, in the shade of the Sal-wood forest, in the shade of the fig tree is where Siddhartha grew up, the handsome son of the Brahman, the young falcon, together with his friend Govinda, son of a Brahman. 2.628 palabras más


Demian, Synchronicity & Carl Jung

I picked up Hermann Hesse’s “Demian” and believed it could act as a pallet cleanser after my binge-reading of books revolving around jungian psychology.

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Book Recommendations

On Ego

The importance of losing your ego couldn’t be more clear. Ego is sensed by those intelligent enough, or those worthy of your time. When you feel your ego growing, do your best to eliminate it. 265 palabras más