Reiki is a Japanese natural healing system that applies Universal life-force energy in hands-on treatments. Reiki heals on the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual levels, going to the root cause of the problem. It is gentle, relaxing, balancing, harmonising and rejuvenating, and always works for the receiver's Highest Good.
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Reiki is a Japanese word (see above) meaning "Spiritually guided Universal energy". Universal energy is the life-force energy that flows through all living things - this energy is also known as "chi" in China and "prana" in India.
Reiki is Spiritually guided Universal life-force energy
Reiki was developed by Mikao Usui in Japan in the 1920's. In 1922, he climbed Mt. Kurama and practiced an "austerity training" which resulted in some kind of spiritual experience leading him to form the Reiki system. He called his system Usui Shiki Ryoho, meaning the Usui System of Natural Healing. Mikao Usui is often referred to as Dr. Usui in the West.
As part of the Reiki system, Mikao Usui incorporated the five Reiki Precepts:
The five Reiki Precepts
Just for today, do not worry.
Just for today, do not anger.
Honor your parents, teachers, and elders.
Earn your living honestly.
Show gratitude to every living thing.
The original Reiki Precepts in Japanese
For information about the history of Reiki, see Additional Information and Links.
For free distant attunement to a Reiki style system designed to support Personal Growth, that can also be used as a simple hands-on self-healing tool, see The Reiki/Sekhem Personal Growth Accelerator.
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