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 Evaluating Reiki as an … [Read more...] about Are Catholic Bishops Afraid of Reiki Healers?
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 pollutants and daily stress … [Read more...] about A Holistic Approach to Healing Body, Mind and Soul
According to the rules that govern the Karuna Reiki® system, the "Karuna Reiki" Attunements can only be passed to Reiki Master/Teachers. As for teaching this particular method of Reiki, the founder of the Karuna Reiki will not allow me to teach the course online, unless I call it something other than the trademarked name; … [Read more...] about Independent Karuna Studies
I received an email the other day asking me to "explain, exactly, each line used in the Reiki kanji." I thought this was an interesting, and unique, question. Of course, the answer will greatly depend on the Reiki Master/Teacher being asked, and which Tradition they follow. With that said, here are my own … [Read more...] about What Do The Reiki Symbols Mean?
How would a layman know that a particular Reiki Practitioner/Master Teacher is good for h/him? In the same manner in which one would know if a doctor, lawyer, teacher, or any other professional is honest and reputable; get a referral from someone you know and trust. At the very least, conduct your own interview with the … [Read more...] about Reiki FAQ