Natural Universal Laws and the Reiki Precepts

Natural Universal Laws (those that apply to the Reiki Precepts) The Laws of Increase and Receiving The Law of Supply The Law of Thought (Cause and Effect) The Law of Forgiveness The Laws of Non-Resistance and Attraction The Law of Compensation The Laws of Obedience and … [Read more...]

The Reiki Precepts

The precepts, or Reiki Principles, are the heart of all Usui Reiki teachings. When Reiki was first taught in the States, the original precepts were somewhat skewed to fit our society at the time. To this day, many Reiki Masters teach the Westernized version of the principles as taught by Hawayo … [Read more...]

The Effects of Reiki Therapy During Chemotherapy

The effects of Reiki therapy and companionship on quality of life, mood, and symptom distress during chemotherapy Authors: Orsak G, Stevens AM, Brufsky A, Kajumba M, Dougall AL J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med 2015 Jan;20(1):20-7 PMID Article Link: 25381189 Journal Date: … [Read more...]

Reiki Sessions Being Offered to Hospital Patients

South County Hospital in Rhode Island has been offering free Reiki sessions to patients for more than three years. But in recent months, its popularity has soared. Inpatients, their family members, and staff are encouraged to take advantage of Reiki treatments; all they have to do is schedule an … [Read more...]

Symptomatic Improvement After Receiving Reiki at a Cancer Infusion Center

Authors: Marcus DA, Blazek-O'Neill B, Kopar JL Am J Hosp Palliat Care 2013 Mar;30(2):216-7 PMID Article Link: 23221065 Journal Date: 2013-03-01 Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate patient-perceived benefits from receiving Reiki at a cancer infusion center. METHODS: During a 6-month period, … [Read more...]

Are Catholic Bishops Afraid of Reiki Healers?

An article appeared in The Bulletin today about U.S. bishops denouncing Reiki based on the grounds that Reiki is "unscientific, superstitious" and of course, "inappropriate for Catholics." I take issue with the following points in the article: 1. "The bishops recently developed 'Guidelines for … [Read more...]

A Holistic Approach to Healing Body, Mind and Soul

Healing Body, Mind & Soul For this article, I will discuss the four functions of the mind and how discordant thoughts can manifest in each of our bodies. Much of this is taught in my Reiki classes. Healing the Physical Body Through years of neglect, improper nutrition, air/water/food … [Read more...]