The purpose of this writing:
1. To show the similarities between the teachings of Lord Krishna and Jesus.
2. To show that Lord Krishna is God, the father of Jesus.
3. There are no contradictions between the teachings of Lord Krishna and Jesus, both are in line with each other.
4. This will add more value to your beliefs, and thus take you closer to following the greatest commandments of Jesus, which is to love God and your neighbors (all living beings).
Lord Krishna and Krist
Statements made by Lord Krishna
Statements made by Jesus/Bible
God is in all of us.
“I am in everyone’s heart as the Supersoul…” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 7.21)
“I, dwelling in their hearts...” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 10.11)
“I am the Supersoul, O Arjuna, seated in the hearts of all living entities...” (Lord Krishna,Bhagavad-Gita 10.20)
“One God and Father of all, who [is] above all, and through all, and in you all.” (Ephesians 4:6)
“And they tempted God in their heart.” (Psalm 78.18)
True and False Disciples.
“Bewildered by false ego, strength, pride, lust and anger, the demon becomes envious of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, who is situated in his own body and in the bodies of others and blasphemes against the real religion.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 16.18)
“O conqueror of wealth [Arjuna], there is no Truth superior to Me. Everything rests upon Me, as pearls are strung on a thread.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 7.7)
Based on Jesus, those who make him into God and neglect the real God are evildoers.
“Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. Many will say to me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name and in your name drive out demons and in your name perform many miracles?’ Then I will tell them plainly, ‘I never knew you. Away from me, you evildoers!’ (Matthew 7:21-23)
God is the Supreme father of all of us.
“It should be understood that all species of life, O son of Kunte, are made possible by birth in this material nature, and that I am the seed-giving father.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 14.4)
“I am the son of God” (Jesus)
Our body is a Temple.
One reason why the Hindus place a tilak (red dot) on their forehead is because the body is considered as a Temple of God, because Lord Krishna (God) is living in the body (in the heart).
“Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in your midst? If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy that person; for God’s temple is sacred, and you together are that temple.” (1 Corinthians 3.16-17)
"But the temple Jesus was speaking about was his body." (John 2.21)
Why do Hindus take off shoes before entering Temples?
The Temples are considered holy ground.
"And he said, Draw not nigh hither: put off thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest [is] holy ground." (Exodus 3:5)
We get knowledge from God.
“I am seated in everyone’s heart, and from Me come remembrance, knowledge and forgetfulness…” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 15.15)
“The words I say to you are not just my own. Rather, it is the Father, living in me, who is doing his work.” (John 14.10)
Only Lord Krishna has made very clear statements declaring Himself to be God.
“The whole cosmic order is under Me. Under My will it is automatically manifested again and again, and under My will it is annihilated at the end.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 9.8)
“I am the source of all spiritual and material worlds. Everything emanates from Me. The wise who perfectly know this engage in My devotional service and worship Me with all their hearts.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 10.8)
“Furthermore, O Arjuna, I am the generating seed of all existences. There is no being – moving or nonmoving – that can exist without Me.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 10.39)
“Even though over a period of time I might count all the atoms of the universe, I could not count all of My opulences which I manifest within innumerable universes.” (Lord Krishna, Srimad-Bhagavatam 11.16.39)
Jesus was not God, based on his own admission.
Jesus said “Why do you call me good? No one is good but God alone” (Mark 10.8)
“My teaching is not my own. It comes from him who sent me” (John 7:16)
Jesus said, “I go unto my father: for my father is greater than I” (John 14.28)
“I tell you the truth, the Son can do nothing by himself” (John 5.19)
Jesus said “Father forgive them, they know not what they are doing”
We are all part of God.
“The living entities in this conditioned world are My eternal fragmental parts.” (Supreme Personality of Godhead, Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 15.7)
“I and my Father are one” (John 10.30)
God has a Human like form.
“Fools deride Me when I descend in the human form. They do not know My transcendental nature as the Supreme Lord of all that be.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 9.11)
“God said ‘Let us make man in our image, in our likeness.’ ” (Genesis 1:26)
God can only be known through a spiritual master.
“Just try to learn the truth by approaching a spiritual master. Inquire from him submissively and render service unto him. The self-realized souls can impart knowledge unto you because they have seen the truth.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 4.34)
“Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me” (John 14:6)
True and False Prophets – The qualities of a Genuine spiritual master.
“The symptoms of a sadhu are that he is tolerant, merciful and friendly to all living entities. He has no enemies, he is peaceful, he abides by the scriptures, and all his characteristics are sublime.” (Srimad-Bhagavatam 3.25.21)
“A sober person who can tolerate the urge to speak, the mind’s demands, the actions of anger and the urges of the tongue, belly and genitals is qualified to make disciples all over the world.” (Nectar of Instruction 1)
“The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: O Uddhava, a saintly person is merciful and never injures others. Even if others are aggressive, he is tolerant and forgiving toward all living entities. “(Srimad-Bhagavatam 11.11.29)
“Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves. By their fruit you will recognize them." (Jesus, Matthew 7:15-16)
Ask and Seek – Open minded.
“…Philosophical search for the Absolute Truth-all these I thus declare to be knowledge…” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 13.8-12)
“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. 8 For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened. (Matthew 7.7-8)
“Engage your mind always in thinking of Me, become My devotee, offer obeisances to Me and worship Me. Being completely absorbed in Me, surely you will come to Me.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 9.34)
“I am the Supreme Lord of all creation and I create and destroy this universe, being it’s ultimate cause. I am the Absolute Truth and one who worships Me with unfailing devotional service comes to Me.” (Lord Krishna, Uddhava Gita 12.45)
“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might” (Deu 6:5)
“Jesus said to them, “If God were your Father, you would love me, for I have come here from God. I have not come on my own; God sent me.” (John 8:42)
Who can see God?
“I am never manifest to the foolish and unintelligent. For them I am covered by My internal potency, and therefore they do not know that I am unborn and infallible.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 7.25)
“My dear Arjuna, only by undivided devotional service can I be understood as I am, standing before you, and can thus be seen directly. Only in this way can you enter into the mysteries of My understanding.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 11.54)
"It is true that no one has ever seen God at any time.” (John 1:18)
“I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now.” (John 16:12)
God is everywhere.
“A true yogī observes Me in all beings, and also sees every being in Me. Indeed, the self-realized man sees Me everywhere.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 6.29)
“The one who has seen me has seen the Father…” (John 14:9)
The Supreme abode of God.
“That supreme abode of Mine is not illumined by the sun or moon, nor by ﬁre or electricity. Those who reach it never return to this material world.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 15.6)
“And there shall be no night there; and they need no candle, neither light of the sun; for the Lord God giveth them light; and they shall reign for ever and ever.” (Revelation 22:5)
God is the beginning and the end.
"Of all creations I am the beginning and the end and also the middle." (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 10.32)
"Of letters I am the letter A, and among compound words I am the dual compound." (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 10.33)
"I am alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last." (Revelation 22:13)
God is never jealous, because He has everything and is in full control.
"I envy no one, nor am I partial to anyone. I am equal to all. But whoever renders service unto Me in devotion is a friend, is in Me, and I am also a friend to him." (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 9.29)
“Whatever a man may sacrifice to other gods, O son of Kunti, is really meant for Me alone, but it is offered without true understanding. I am the only enjoyer and the only object of sacrifice. Those who do not recognize My true transcendental nature fall down.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 9.22-23)
"Thus I have explained to you knowledge still more conﬁdential. Deliberate on this fully, and then do what you wish to do." (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 18.63)
“Don’t worship any other god. I am Yahweh Kanah—the jealous Lord. That is my name. I hate for my people to worship other gods.” (Exodus 34:14)
Love everyone including your enemies.
“Who treats alike both friend and enemy...” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 14.22-25)
"A person is considered still further advanced when he regards honest well-wishers, affectionate benefactors, the neutral, mediators, the envious, friends and enemies, the pious and the sinners all with an equal mind." (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 6.9)
"One who is equal to friends and enemies, who is equipoised in honor and dishonor, heat and cold, happiness and distress, fame and infamy, who is always free from contamination, always silent and satisfied with anything, who doesn't care for any residence, who is fixed in knowledge and engaged in devotional service, is very dear to Me." (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 12.18-19)
“Compassion for all living entities…” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 16.1-3)
"But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you." (Jesus, Matthew 5:44)
‘You must love your neighbor as yourself.’ (Jesus, Matthew 22:39)