What is Hesse?

  • (noun): Swiss writer (born in Germany) whose novels and poems express his interests in Eastern spiritual values (1877-1962).
    Synonyms: Hermann Hesse

Hesse

Hesse /ˈhɛs/ or Hessia (German: Hessen, Hessian dialect: Hesse ) is both a cultural region of Germany and the name of an individual German state.

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Alexandra Feodorovna (Charlotte Of Prussia) - Ancestry
... Louis VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt 10 ... Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt 21 ... Landgravine Frederika Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt 22 ...
Princess Louise Of Denmark (1750–1831) - Children
... together with her husband, they are Marie Sophie, Princess of Hesse (20 October 1767 – 21 March 1852), married on 31 July 1790 to the future King Frederik VI of Denmark Wilhelm, Prince of Hesse (15 ...
Death Penalty - Public Discussion in Hesse
... There is still public discussion in Hesse about removing the now useless text concerning death penalty from the Hessian constitution Some people think that ... Removing the death penalty from the Hessian constitution, however, requires a referendum in Hesse ...
Gertrud (novel) - Analysis
... Like many of Hesse's novels, there is a strong influence derived from Nietzsche, specifically his work The Birth of Tragedy ... Works by Hermann Hesse Poems Romantic Songs One Hour After Midnight Poems Novels Peter Camenzind Beneath the Wheel Gertrude Rosshalde Knulp Demian ... My Belief Essays on Life and Art Short stories The Complete Fairy Tales of Hermann Hesse Stories of Five Decades Strange News from Another Star ...
Wasserschutzpolizei - Hesse
... The Hesse State Police WSP is part of the state's Police Support Group (Bereitschaftspolizei) ... The headquarters of the Hesse WSP is in Mainz-Kastell along with its central investigations group ... Hesse has eight large patrol boats and 12 small ones ...

Famous quotes containing the word hesse:

    What I always hated and detested and cursed above all things was this contentment, this healthiness and comfort, this carefully preserved optimism of the middle classes, this fat and prosperous brood of mediocrity.
    —Hermann Hesse (1877–1962)

    In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified.
    —Hermann Hesse (1877–1962)

    In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified.
    —Hermann Hesse (1877–1962)