Reiki Symbols

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

Reiki Lineage

  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

Reiki Precepts

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


One Journey to Reiki

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

Learn to Fly!

Beautiful story . . . "The Reiki Beneath Her Wings", by Reiki and Shamanic Healing

Reiki for PTSD

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.    

Reiki for Military Veterans

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.    

Reiki Ethics

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