Saint young men (japanese: 聖 (セイント) ☆おにいさん, hepburn: seinto oniisan) is a japanese slice of life comedy manga series written and illustrated by hikaru nakamura its plot involves jesus christ and gautama buddha , who are living as roommates in an apartment in tokyo. The lives of buddha and jesus christ draw various similarities from their birthing to their awakenings, the two pious icons can be observed as nearly indistinguishable (oxtoby & segal, 2007) however, there are some considerable differences in the lives of these two leaders as well. Jesus christ and buddha, born in two different traditions separated by large geographical distances, nevertheless share common characteristics, which is not surprising since they are but both manifested expressions of the universal human yearning for mystical harmony with the rhythms of nature. Now, in confucius, buddha, jesus, and muhammad, award-winning professor mark w muesse of rhodes college takes you deep into the life stories and legacies of these four iconic figures, revealing the core, original teachings, and thoughts of each, and shedding light on the historical processes that underlie their phenomenal, enduring impact.
Buddha (siddhārtha gautama) insisted he was human and that there is no almighty, benevolent god he preached that desire was the root cause of suffering and that people should seek to eliminate desire he was born in present-day nepal roughly 500 years before jesus christ (jesus of nazareth) died. Other than the gospel biographies there is also other new testament literature that is taken into account, the same applies to textual evidence on buddha whereas mark, matthew, luke, and john provide information on jesus, the buddhacharita, lalitavistara sūtra, mahāvastu, and the nidānakathā tell us about the historical buddha (4. The bhavishya purana may well be a genuine vedic scripture prophesying future events, but from the above analysis we may want to reconsider how likely it is that the jesus episode of the bhavishya purana is an authentic vedic revelation take the evidence and decide for yourself.
So in christanity, we don't follow the teachings of christ like the buddhists do of buddha, but instead, we become christ like by nature by the revealing of jesus the christ within this means christanity is not a relegion but of faith relegion is followed and performed by the mind of men but faith if embodied not bu following a teaching. Buddha and jesus christ in literature many pieces of literature and characters in literature are based off of religious figures or beliefs in the literary pieces that we have read this semester, buddha, jesus christ, and their religions have often been motifs. True enlightenment i accepted christ into my heart in doing so, i now feel that i've found true enlightenment—through a personal relationship with my creator what's more, i discovered that what i had sought through the buddhist path—wisdom, compassion, and lovingkindness—were found in the life and teachings of jesus christ. There are many similarities between buddha and jesus christ before i go any further, i need to state that jesus probably did not exist so when i speak of jesus i am speaking of the stories about the fictional character of jesus that are told in the holy bible.
33 crucifixion and death of jesus christ 64 peter, the first bishop of rome & disciple of jesus, dies 70-100 first four books of the new testaments are written. Buddha and jesus christ in literature essay - buddha and jesus christ in literature many pieces of literature and characters in literature are based off of religious figures or beliefs in the literary pieces that we have read this semester, buddha, jesus christ, and their religions have often been motifs. This is the christian gospel, preached not only before the coming of jesus christ but also before the life of buddha as well jesus did not come to introduce this reality, but to fulfill it this is why the apostle paul writes.
Between jesus and buddha although their lives contrast in some ways — jesus a carpenter, buddha a prince — their life stories have great similarities both went in the wilderness to seek enlightenment when around age 30, and each was tempted three times by demonic forces. Jesus christ was born to joseph and mary born in a manger and was first discovered by some wise men traveling through the dessert his childhood consisted of growing in the town of nazareth where he was baptized at the age of 30. Buddha christ as seers and spiritual masters of the land came to pay homage to the new born prince, the hermit seer asita announced that the child would either become a great king (chakravartin) or a great holy man. Jesus christ and gautama buddha as literary critics [rev frederick f kramer] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers topics covered in the essay are the decay of brahmanism, the revolt of buddha and his rejection of the entire sacred literature.
Jesus buddha krishna lao tzu: the parallel sayings by richard hooper there can be little doubt that many of the important sayings of jesus were uttered by the buddha five hundred years before jesus. Christ et buddha (1880), by paul ranson a proverb that circulated in the former soviet union held that the future stays much the same but the past changes from day to day less cynically, we might say that as a society develops, people naturally develop interests in new historical topics, and academics turn their attention to these emerging. But jesus was my first religious inspiration, in the form of the movie jesus christ superstar that film got me wanting to know who this jesus fellow was way back when i was ten years old that film got me wanting to know who this jesus fellow was way back when i was ten years old.
Popular and prolific buddhist author thich nhat hanh reports in his book, living buddha, living christ, that his personal shrine contains images of both buddha and jesus, whom he deems spiritual brothers, both worthy of veneration. 1 comparative study of icon of buddha and christ robert g of all religions, visual illustrations of buddha and christ have had a profound influence on both eastern and western art. In 1894, the book the unknown life of jesus christ by nicolas notovitch introduced the idea that an adult jesus traveled to india and was influenced by buddhism before starting his ministry in galilee the book was widely disseminated and became the basis of other theories.