Reiki is a Japanese technique used for reducing stress, promoting relaxation, and activates healing. It is administered by "laying on hands" and is based on healing life force energy that flows through us.
What is Reiki?
The Word Reiki
The word Reiki is made of two Japanese words - Rei which means "God's Wisdom or the Higher Power" and Ki which is "life force energy". So Reiki is actually "spiritually guided life force energy."
Spiritual Healing Method
Reiki is a simple, natural and safe method of spiritual healing and self-improvement that everyone can use. It has been effective in helping virtually every known illness and malady and always creates a beneficial effect. It also works in conjunction with all other medical or therapeutic techniques to relieve side effects and promote recovery.
Reiki is Spiritual
Reiki is spiritual in nature, it is not a religion. Is has no dogma, and there is nothing you must believe in order to practice and accept Reiki services. This service is open to the public regardless of religious beliefs. The essence of Reiki is to live and act in a way that promotes harmony with others.
A treatment feels like a wonderful glowing radiance that flows through and around you. Reiki treats the whole person including body, emotions, mind and spirit creating many beneficial effects that include relaxation and feelings of peace, security and wellbeing. Many have reported miraculous results.
Mikao Usui is the founder of the Reiki system of natural healing recommended that one practice certain simple ethical ideals to promote peace and harmony, which are nearly universal across all cultures.
Reiki healing energies will have lasting results as long as the client accepts the responsibility of their healing and take an active part in it.
Words of Usui Mikao
"The secret art of inviting happiness
The miraculous medicine of all diseases
Just for today, do not anger
Do not worry and be filled with gratitude
Devote yourself to your work. Be kind to people.
Every morning and evening, join your hands in prayer.
Pray these words to your heart
and chant these words with your mouth
Usui Reiki Treatment for the improvement of body and mind"