Reiki is a form of life force energy healing developed by the Japanese practitioner Mikao Usui in 1922. In a Reiki session, a practitioner seeks to transmit universal life energy to a client in order to create deep relaxation, speed healing, and reduce pain. Usually the practitioner places their hands close to or lightly touching the client’s body, but it can also be performed at a distance as a form of prayer or amplified with Reiki symbols.


What Is Reiki? | A Short Film

I was inspired to create a film that answered the simple question, “What is Reiki?” So often I've tried to explain the subtleties of energy work but words never seem to completely describe the experience.

Reiki Insights

Reiki Insights is presented as a series of short chapters, each of them a teaching, so that you can pick it up, choose a chapter and read it. After you have read the chapter, sit down and meditate upon the words.

Reiki Defined

What does the word Reiki mean and how can this healing energy help you? William Lee Rand—who has done extensive research on Reiki and taught Reiki classes for more than 30 years—explains.


What Is Reiki | Living Healthy Chicago

In our latest ‘How It Works’ segment we’re learning more about a great tool to add to your wellness toolbox—Reiki! Jane Monzures learns what it’s about and how it can help us live healthier.

Reiki: A Comprehensive Guide

Perhaps the gentlest healing therapy in the world, Reiki originated in early twentieth-century Japan.

The Healing Power of Reiki

Hands are, deceptively, the most essential weapon at a doctor's disposal. Whether they're handling a scalpel, administering a vaccination or setting a broken bone, a doctor's hands are a vital part of any Western medical practice.


What Is Reiki Healing?

Did you know that Reiki is recognized as a complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), by the National Institute of Health (NIH) under the National Cancer Institute (NCI)? A CAM therapy by definition is used alongside of conventional medicine and not in place of it, thereby enhancing and supportin...

The Reiki Sourcebook (Revised and Expanded)

This comprehensive book on the system of Reiki will become an invaluable asset for Reiki novices, students, and teachers alike.

The Six Principles of Reiki

The real Reiki principles are at the very heart of the original Reiki teachings. They are given a lot of space on the memorial stone and it is suggested that they’re repeated every day. By doing so, you may find what I eventually found for myself: they are utterly helpful.


What is Reiki? - Torsten A. Lange

Reiki Academy London Introductory video. Video Created by Ryan Lavender and Torsten Lange.


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