There are many Reiki symbols or "Kanji" that are incorporated into the practice of Reiki, and each of them is thought to possess a unique vibration of energy. At one point in the history of Reiki, the symbols did not have names and were simply numbered. But later on, it was understood that each … Continue reading Reiki Symbols
In the world of Reiki, a great deal of emphasis is placed on Reiki "Lineage". Reiki is a tradition passed down from Master/Teacher to student. Therefore, the lineage of a Reiki Professional is also passed down. A practitioner's lineage is basically their "spiritual" family tree. The following information will explain the terminology found within … Continue reading Reiki Lineage
What is the Significance of the Reiki Precepts? Just for today, I will not worry. Just for today, I will not anger. Just for today, I will do my work honestly. Just for today, I will give thanks for my many blessings. Just for today, I will be kind to every living thing. Originally written … Continue reading Reiki Precepts
A beautiful story of how one Practitioner came to Reiki . . . EXCERPT: "Have you ever had an event in your life that seemed utterly depressing? Where you felt that you were at the bottom of a well with no ladder? You sit and brood, thinking all is lost, feeling hopeless, useless even, devastated… … Continue reading One Journey to Reiki
Beautiful story . . . "The Reiki Beneath Her Wings", by Reiki and Shamanic Healing
Reiki is a hopeful complementary therapy for veterans suffering from Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. Please read "Reiki for Veterans" by Reiki Training Program for one Reiki Practitioner's experience with those suffering from PTSD.
A wonderful story of how Reiki Practitioners are reaching out in the community to assist Veterans with PTSD . . . Thank you for sharing and for your work! Please Visit: "Hands to Hearts: Bringing Reiki to US Military Veterans" by Midwest Reiki Community.
Keeping your body healthy is an expression of gratitude to the whole cosmos: the trees, the clouds, everything. Thich Nhat Hanh. When someone is initiated into the world of Reiki, the new awareness of ever-present subtle energies can sometimes awaken something deep within the Practitioner. There may be an increase in sensitivity to the ebb … Continue reading Reiki Ethics