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buddhist influences on christianity wikipedia - some scholars believe that there exist significant buddhist influences on christianity reaching back to christianity s earliest days buddhism was known in the pre christian greek world and hence the later roman empire through the campaigns of alexander the great see greco buddhism and greco buddhist monasticism several prominent early christian fathers clement of alexandria and st, buddhism and christianity buddhist teaching or the bible - how does buddhism compare to christianity and the gospel of jesus christ how does the buddhist concept of gods compare to the god of the bible, buddhism and christianity wikipedia - in the 19th century some scholars began to perceive similarities between buddhist and christian practices e g in 1878 t w rhys davids wrote that the earliest missionaries to tibet observed that similarities have been seen since the first known contact in 1880 ernest de bunsen made similar observations in that with the exception of the death of jesus on the cross and of the christian, who did jesus believe himself to be bad news about - it has to be said that there is no good evidence that jesus really existed there is a respectable case that he did not some of the reasons for doubting his existence are a the lack of any independent record there are three possible references by contemporary authors but they are ambiguous for example refering to people who believe in chrestus sic or else are known to have been, growing in love and wisdom tibetan buddhist sources for - fulfillment by amazon fba is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in amazon s fulfillment centers and we directly pack ship and provide customer service for these products, hindu wisdom hinduism s influence - buddha and jesus alexander s invasion of india in 327 b c starts a closer interchange of thought between india and the west buddhism must have been prevalent in india for over a century before alexander s time and he made an effort to acquaint himself with hindu and buddhist thought, sutta pitaka buddhist literature britannica com - sutta pitaka sutta pitaka pali basket of discourse extensive body of texts constituting the basic doctrinal section of the buddhist canon properly speaking the canon of the so called hinayana lesser vehicle doctrinal schools including the theravada way of the elders form of buddhism predominant in