From Joell Percy
This book follows the journey of Siddhartha. He begins his life in the study of the doctrine of Brahman, follows the Samana, and subsequently partakes in the path of the childlike people. It is after suffering feels of being suffocated and choked spiritually that he leaves his life in society and joins a ferryman. In following the simple life of the ferryman, he learns to listen to the river and all around him and gains the wisdom of Om.