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What are the conflicts in Siddhartha?

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Certainly, there is the conflict between Siddhartha and his father when Siddhartha first decides that he wants to leave home and rejects the teachings that have not allowed him to reach nirvana.

There is the later conflict between Siddhartha and the Buddha, when Siddhartha takes issue with the Buddha's teachings and cannot stay and follow him. At the same time, he...

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