Buddha, Siddhartha, Gautama, Gautama Siddhartha, Gautama Buddha(noun)
founder of Buddhism; worshipped as a god (c 563-483 BC)
used by followers of various faiths of India; notably, the personal name of Buddha.
Origin: from सिद्ध + अर्थ.
Siddhartha is a novel by Hermann Hesse that deals with the spiritual journey of self-discovery of a man named Siddhartha during the time of the Buddha. The book, Hesse's ninth novel, was written in German, in a simple, lyrical style. It was published in the U.S. in 1951 and became influential during the 1960s. Hesse dedicated Siddhartha to his wife Meiner Frau Ninon gewidmet and supposedly afterwards to Romain Rolland and Wilhelm Gundert. The word Siddhartha is made up of two words in the Sanskrit language, siddha + artha, which together means "he who has found meaning" or "he who has attained his goals". In fact, the Buddha's own name, before his renunciation, was Siddhartha Gautama, Prince of Kapilvastu. In this book, the Buddha is referred to as "Gotama".
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The numerical value of siddhartha in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of siddhartha in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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