2. Becoming a Reiki Practitioner

There are three levels that are taught in Traditional Usui Reiki, and each level has an initiation and its own transmission to empower the student to receive the Energetic Life Force from the Reiki Master, that is being channeled from the Infinite Universal Energy Source. Once you receive a transmission you will be able to use it on yourself, pets, family, friends, plants, water, food and so on. You can begin experiencing this flow as often as you devote yourself to practicing. Be open to receiving, by just asking to “receive and do to not be afraid or think you are not receiving anything. Trust and you will start...

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5. The Benefits of Reiki

What is Reiki? Wisdom is truth (Hawayo Takata) Science and Art (Hawayo Takata) “I believe there exists One Supreme Being – the Absolute Infinite – a Dynamic Force that governs the world and universe. It is an unseen spiritual power that vibrates and all other powers fade into insignificance beside it. So, therefore it is Absolute. “I shall call it Reiki” Being a Universal force from the great Divine Spirit, it belongs to all who seek and desire to learn the art of healing.” (Hawayo Takata) What The Research Shows Modern science hasn’t been able to provide some sort of validation of energy work and other holistic alternative methods....

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4. The Influence of Reiki

The strength of Reiki is based on the quality of the activations and teaching of the Master to student. It doesn’t have much strength on the lineage anymore due to the expansive growth in practitioners offering Reiki. Reiki ignites a transformative journey for the practitioner, the curiosity for personal development. Reiki is a sacred modality that enhances well-being, respect for all life, opens an understanding of how to create love towards oneself. Reiki enables the body’s natural ability to integrate mind, body, and soul. Giving us the knowledge of how to develop this fulfillment within us. Derogatory remarks, an unethical conduct, and an elevated ego are not a part...

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12. Understanding The Aura

The Electromagnetic Field / The Aura You Are An Energy Being It is important to realize that you are an energy being, and you are channeling Universal and Earth energies through you. Receiving a transmission, changes your vibrational level by increasing it. It creates an awareness of how to relate to others and to become conscious of how you send the energy to others. Reiki energy will move through you according to the blockages you hold in your body, so it is very important to clear your system all the time to be a clear energy channel. It’s important to know how you operate as an energy being to...

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11. Reiki Ethics

Ethical Considerations Many people that come for a Reiki session are vulnerable, emotionally, or physically it is very important that their trust isn’t violated. For Level 1 practitioners you must only provide sessions for family and friends, in Level 2 and onward you can begin to facilitate clients. All information must be kept confidential. The information discussed in the sessions are between you and the client only. Symbols should not be shared with others, they are taught, entrusted, and attuned to the practitioner. Always explain the session to your client, a brief description that you will place your hands on their body, they are fully clothed and if they...

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10. Reiki Hand Positions

The Hand Positions During The Reiki Session Most hand positions can be placed on the body and held for 3 to 5 minutes before moving to the next. Sometimes your intuition may direct you to place your hands on a certain area for more work or release. The client is always fully clothed. When working around private areas you must hold your hands about 2 to 5 inches above the area instead of placing your hands directly on the person. Begin first with scanning the person’s aura, a few inches from the body, you start with moving your hands above their body, through the energy field that surrounds them...

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9. Meditation Technique

Breath Meditation Before Your Session Meditate and breathe before you begin your session. This will allow your body and mind to relax and connect with your Higher Self. This technique will open you to effectively channeling Energy into your body and into your sacred space. Begin by observing your thoughts and let them drift away without judgements. Let them come and go through your breath. Sitting comfortably or standing bring your attention to your breathing. Focus on your breath as you relax more and more. Let your thoughts flow away through each breath. Deep breath in and deep breath out through your nostrils. Once you feel relaxed and focused,...

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8. Personal and Clients Reiki Guidance

Preparing The Room Always make sure you have a blanket for the massage table, and extra pillows for the client’s comfort. You can use a pillow for their head and one for underneath their knees. Or if they have a back problem or are pregnant, they can lie on their side. Have a glass of water for yourself and for your client. You can use a comfortable chair, or massage table for the client. Soothing music, crystal stones, and dimmed lights to create a relaxing sacred space. Have a box of tissues available. Preparing Your Client Create a relaxing environment where your client can relax, on a chair, or...

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7. Understanding The Chakra System

Chakras is Sanskrit mean wheels, portals The chakra system is the linking system between the aura and the physical body. The chakras are cone-shaped that supply and circulate energy throughout the body. They are located along the center of the body, aligned along the spinal column radiating through the front and the back and throughout the entire body. The chakras affect the emotional, physical, mental, spiritual bodies. The Universal Energy field of all matter, the universe, stars, earth, planets, animals, people, etc., are all part of the same field. Chakras are vortexes and look like spinning wheels, or funnels from the front part and the back. The circular motion...

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6. Reiki for Self Healing

Self-Healing Hand Positions These positions can be done in a sitting position Place your hands over your head. Palms over the forehead. Hands over the cheeks, thumbs next to the ears. Hands-on the back of the head and neck. Palms over the throat. Hands side by side over the heart. Hands over the solar plexus, the stomach area. Hands over the navel area. Hands over the navel sacrum area. Hands next to each other over the pelvic region, Root chakra. One hand on each knee while sitting. Lean over, both hands on each ankle or one hand on the heel and the other hand on the top. One hand...

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