William Lee Rand is an American Reiki master who developed the Holy Fire and Karuna styles of Reiki. He is the founder of the International Center for Reiki Training (ICRT), the Center for Reiki Research, and the Reiki Membership Association.
Written by three world-renowned Reiki masters, the Spirit of Reiki is a first. never before have three Reiki masters from different lineages and with such extensive backgrounds come together to write a book and share their experience.
This is an important interview. A few of the topics covered by Doi Sensei include how Usui Sensei and the Gakkai teach Reiki. He also discusses the spiritual purpose Usui Sensei intended for Reiki and indicates that the Gakkai do not have a master symbol, just the 3 symbols of Reiki II.