As a healer it’s very hard to watch someone you love grow weaker and more demented every time you see them, knowing there is nothing you can do to make them better. It’s hard for anyone, healer or not: the helplessness watching a beloved elder relative, who used to seem so strong and powerful when … Read more
In a world where Reiki is considered a bit “out there”, the daily practice of Reiki is an act of rebellion. To take an hour out of the day to be with oneself to “do Reiki” is an oddity from the outside. There is so much to do in this modern word of ours: work, … Read more
Reiki as a Spiritual Path For many years now, we’ve seen the spiritual aspect of Reiki kind of sidelined in favour of robust study-able aspects. You know the things I mean – Reiki increases relaxation, reduces anxiety, helps wellbeing and so on. All those things are measurable, as are things like the effect on the … Read more
There is so much going on in the world right now – the economy, protests and riots both at home and abroad, pollution, global warming, the list is endless. More personally, people are afraid of crime, violence, shootings – it can seem that no one is safe. Reiki can help you move past your fear into freedom of choice.
I’m always surprised when a practitioner describes experiencing a byosen but doesn’t know what it is. Byosen: Reiki Communicating with the Practitioner Byosen is Reiki communicating with the practitioner. Generally experienced as a feeling in the hands – throbbing, pain, sensation of movement or whatever – if one happens to be particularly sensitive, byosen can … Read more
Google Searches for “Is Reiki Demonic?” There are a lot of people out there searching on the term “is Reiki demonic?” and if you’re one of them, please read on. The quick and simple answer is: no, Reiki is not demonic. In order to answer the question in a more expansive way, it’s first necessary … Read more
Reiki and the Mainstream Reiki is moving mainstream these days – the latest published peer reviewed research indicating Reiki is effective for people recovering from heart attacks can be found here: Effects of Reiki on Autonomic Activity Early After Acute Coronary Syndrome. Clearly we’re living in a transition period as Reiki goes mainstream – it’s … Read more