What is Reiki?• Reiki is an Eastern practice forreducing stress and relaxation thatpromotes healing.• It’s the belief that we have unseenlife force energy that flows throughus and which can be transferredfrom one person to another.• Life force energy is what keeps usalive. Basically, it can be thoughtof as “the soul”.• People with little life force energyare more prone to get sick andstress out.
The word Reiki• The word “Reiki”comes from twoJapanese words puttogether. “Rei” meansHigher power orWisdom of God. “Ki” islife force energy. Putthem together and youget “spiritually guidedlife force energy”.
What can Reiki do?• Reiki is a healing methodusing energy and this is a listof what it can do…• Relieve pain• Help recovering addicts• Emotional release• Physical healing• Helps sleeping problems• Balances energy• Reduces stress• Helps bring peace to aagitated mind
The history• Between 1865-1926 a doctor namedMikao Usui found ancient Tibetan recordsexplaining Reiki. It’s believed to date back3,000 years. The doctor was believed tobe a spiritual psychic. He learned thatBuddha (and other enlightened charactersin history) had actually healed people withReiki . Dr. Usui brought it back intopractice and started teaching it. Hecreated three different levels of Reiki.
The pro’s opinionReiki Master Mary Ann KellyQ: What does Reiki feel like?A: it varies on the person but usually a warm or cold,vacuum effect feeling in the hands when the body isfeeling depleted.Q: How long have you been practicing ?A: Thirteen YearsQ: What got you interested?A: Its started with therapeutic touch and learning aboutthe energy in my hands after being told I was ahealer.Q:How many people are fully believers that you haveworked with?A: most of the clients understand the Reiki afterexperiencing foot reflexology. This makes themmore receptive to Reiki.Q: How do the clients feel when receiving Reiki?A: People usually feel the warmth and at the end ofsessions there body usually feels very heavy andcalm. People usually fall into a altered state ofconsciousness or deep relaxation.
Q: The result of Reiki after treatment?A: calms the body so it helps to bring the body into balance and begin a healingprocess mentally and emotionally.Q:How many classes do you need to become to be a Reiki master ?A: Reiki one is a weekend. Reiki two is a few days also. Reiki three is becoming aReiki master allowing you to teach Reiki.Q: How much money do you make in this practice?A: 70$ for a 65 minute appointment.Q:Do you think disease travels by energy?A: not disease but more like toxic energy could make feel you uneasy or not relaxed.Q:What should you look for in a Reiki practitioner?A: trust your intuition and what makes you comfortable.Q: What books would you recommend to learn Reiki?A: Essential Reiki by Diane Stein