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What do you think Buddha would have thought about Jesus Christ?

There are many similar quotes between the two even though they were 300 plus years apart. There is also some difference of opinion when it come to how to find salvation. Buddha believes you find your own that it comes from within and Jesus believes that he is salvation his truth of peace and love toward all.

So what do you think they would have made of eachother?

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soul on fire
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soul on fire

he would have thought why not just say what you have to say why keep it a mystery. Now look what you have done to this world they are lost confuses-ed and troubled

Happy Man
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Happy Man

He would have thought” Oh, no not another son of god”

Metzae
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Metzae

He would’ve given Christ a thumbs up and Christians a thumbs down.

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Go to the book I suggest, as it has a whole section on the similarities of Buddha and Christ. It is interesting reading. This was Nietzsche’s view of Buddha: “Although he considered both Christianity and Buddhism to be nihilistic, decadent religions, Nietzsche did consider Buddhism more realistic because it posed objective problems and didn’t use the concept of God. In all religious history, Nietzsche believed, Buddhism was the only positivistic religion because it struggles against actual suffering, which is experienced as fact or illusion (the concept of Maya) in various traditions of Buddhism. Christianity, on the contrary, struggles against sin,… Read more »

Jimmy C
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They would have made a great team. They had the same idea as each other.

labowu
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labowu

I think Buddha would have adored Jesus the man, but laughed at the pagan deity he was turned into after his death.

Hood
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Hood

According to the current dalai lama, Christ is supposedly a previous incarnation of buddha.

Old guy
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Old guy

I think he would have listened and followed.