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khuram | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 12, 2012 at 4:31 AM via web

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How can we compare Siddhartha's (by Hermann Hesse) physical and spiritual journey  with Santiago's journey in The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho?

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khuram | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 16, 2012 at 2:41 AM (Answer #1)

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there are lot of simmilarities in both the novels. . .  

the quest of knowledge of santiago and siddhartha,

learning from nature.

the aspect of physical love in both characters

the sufferings in attaining their goal. .

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