WHAT IS REIKI
Reiki is the ancient art of "laying on of hands" in order to heal.
It is the use of touch to convey warmth, serenity, love, caring
and healing, through the channelling of energy to enhance a
personís own life force.
Reikiís meaning is broken down to Rei- and Ki.
Rei- : is spiritual power, universal transcendental spirit.
Ki : is the essence of vital life force energy.
Ki exists in everything. It is a subtle energy that flows within
and surrounds all life. It is an essential energy for everything
that exists in the physical and spiritual worlds.
There are a range of different vibrations within the human aura
and chakras. These vibrations of Ki help to sustain the physical
body, our thoughts and feelings as well as our spiritual
When Ki is out of balance, pockets of negative energy form around
the physical body, and within the subtle energies of the aura and
This heavy negative energy cannot flow freely and becomes sluggish
and stagnant resulting in dysfunction and illness in the body. It
is only by removing this negative energy that healthy Ki is free
to flow again and heal the body.
Reiki healers channel the positive Ki to the area of the body,
chakra or aura where negative energy is harboured, allowing it to
be released from the personís energy field and replaced by healthy
Ki, resulting in the natural flow of positive Ki. In short, Reiki
healers channel through pure Universal Love.
Reiki practitioners need to be totally non-judgemental and their
responsibility is to make the person receiving the healing feel
Reiki is not a replacement of modern medicine. It assists the
receiver in going through the processes of healing and
self-empowerment by allowing them to take responsibility for their
own health and happiness.
It complements all other therapies, whether allopathic or
alternative by allowing the path of healing (physical, emotional,
psychological or spiritual) to take place.
Ultimately this allows us all to become aware of our unlimited
potential regarding our lives and relationships with others and
the universe. community.