Did Oedipus commit suicide?
No does not suicide he blind himself .. Jocasta who commit suicide by his own hands
Yes, Jocasta commits suicide in "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Theban Queen Jocasta cannot handle dreadful news. She discovers that her first and her second husbands' dreadful prophecies each come true. She goes to hang herself with the threads from her own robes.
He wants himself to suffer - the Greeks and Romans were really into that particular motif. Oedipus has witnessed such pain he gouges out his eyes so that vision may never trouble him again. Also, by comitting suicide (hence dying) he would come to Hades where he would meet his mother and father -- whom he couldn't face out of guilt and disgrace. Also if he had committed suicide that would have been the end…
The Sphinx is what Oedipus frees Thebans from in "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. -- 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, the Sphinx appears outside Thebes after Theban King Laius goes to consult the Delphic oracle and never returns. She makes a monster out of herself by killing and eating all incoming/outgoing Thebans who cannot answer her riddle. Oedipus figures out the riddle, inspires the Sphinx to commit suicide, and thereby frees Thebes.
Jocasta discovered the truth before Oedipus, and she proceeded to commit suicide. Oedipus, seeing the truth and a dead wife-mother, blinded himself with her broaches(pins). He chose not to kill himself for two reasons: so he would not have to face the people of Thebes and see their disappointment in him, and so he could carry out the same punishment he mentioned before: exile.
That she has feelings of extreme self-hatred is the symbolic implication of Jocasta's decision to hang herself in "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, hanging victims are not a pretty sight. The attraction of hanging is that it is usually an easy way to commit suicide because it does not require paraphernalia, such as a sword, that might call attention to the intention. Someone who is filled with self-hatred and who…
People commit suicide to die, to end their life. There is no way to commit suicide without dying. Trying to commit suicide when you don't have the intention of killing yourself wastes resources for those who actually need help, and it is a very unhealthy way to get attention, and it may distress those around you.