Who to follow; Buddha or Krishna?

Buddha says you can never be happy unless you wish happiness to everyone or meta love and kindness to all. Krishna says to Arjun , fire that arrow as it is your destiny and karma to kill your cousins.

Who should you follow? Can a 2015 human being making a living in business, arts or sciences, function by either of these principles? Can he simply be loving and kind to all even in face of great challenges and clearly adverse oppositions? Or does he ignore Budhdha's compassion and shoot the arrow at the heart of his adversity?

Is there a way out of this seemingly conflicting ways to be?

I can only find oneness as the answer. Only when you truly internalize that ALL matter that you sense  is interconnected, has been so since the Big Bang and perhaps even before, the answer will come to you. Whether you shoot the arrow or not, the target will one day perish was Krishna's point. If you don't shoot the arrow now, evil remains and perhaps create more hate and misery than before. Is that love and compassion? Or is it a selfish action with no compassion for others? You have to be sure before taking the shot.

Most of Budhdha's words were aimed at ending suffering of the individual. And that is only possible if you TRULY have compassion for others not just yourself. It is not possible for you to end your suffering if you do not wish others' happiness as well. This has to be an honest wish backed up by honest actions.


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