Reiki is a gentle and effective complimentary therapy. Translated from the Japanese, Rei means “universal”. Ki translated is “life force”. Traditional Chinese Medicine refers to this universal life force as “Chi” In Yoga, it is called “Prana”. In the West, this force has been refered to as “Manna”” or “The Holy Spirit”. Reiki transmutes universal life force energy through the healer to the client. Although the teachings and principals of Reiki are deeply rooted in Buddhism. Reiki is not a religion. Mikao Usui developed Reiki to be used by people of all faiths. Read more in the following link below features an article about Mikado Usui.
When the flow of life force energy within the body becomes stagnant or blocked, disease manifests. Reiki is an effective tool for clearing energy blockages on the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual levels. The human aura is composed of seven layers – Each of these layers corresponds to one of the seven Chakras. Each one of the seven Chakras corresponds to a gland within the endocrine system This demonstrates the flow of Reiki from the etheric fields to the physical body. To clear and heal blockages in the human auric field, a Reiki session may be essential.
Reiki may be performed on a massage table using the traditional sequence of hand placements positions. Additional energy work on the auric field or the Chakras may be required. A Reiki Practitioner may also use Reiki healing crystals to amplify or adjust energy flow during the session. I have three quartz crystals, and two amethyst crystals I use during Reiki sessions. Reiki symbols are important tool in Reiki. The symbols may be used for emotional balance, clearing energy blockages, or to build vitality. Each experience during a Reiki session unique to the Client. Sensations and responses observed will vary according to the Client’s healing process. Typical reactions could include feeling hot, or feeling cold, or feeling light headed. As a session concludes, it is important to assist the Client into a sitting position slowly and carefully. The Client must be grounded into the physical body before standing up. A classic session usually lasts one hour. Reiki is an effective tool in promoting relaxation. To combat stress and anxiety, consider a Reiki. session. Pictured below, find a link to Louise L Hay’s classic guide to metaphysical healing. I keep a copy of this book close at hand. Her research and suggestions are priceless.
Reiki may also be used to clear rooms, homes, buildings, and properties of negative energy. In Reiki, distance healing is an option. Distance healing includes working with the element of time – the past, the present, and the future. This is an excellent strategy for dealing with past childhood trauma or heartache. Planning for the future is another way to utilize long distance Reiki energy. Many traumatic issues may be addressed in this manner. If You are interested in Reiki, be sure to read more in the following article below