Book+Art Discussion: Siddhartha + Buddhist Sculpture

Feb. 18, 2017 2 PM

Herman Hesse’s 1922 novel Siddhartha narrates a spiritual journey of self-discovery of a man named Siddhartha during the time of the Gautama Buddha. Discuss the connections between the themes in this book and Buddhist sculptures from the 4th to the 18th centuries in the Norton Collection. 

Read the featured book in advance, then visit the Museum for a lively tour and discussion.

 

A Partnership with the Palm Beach County Library System.