What is Reiki?

What is Reiki? 2017-01-18T12:00:32+00:00

What is Reiki?

Reiki (pronounced ‘ray-key’) is an ancient Japanese mind, body, and spiritual healing technique administered through gentle “laying-of-hands.” Reiki is based on the idea that life force energy flows through us and is responsible for life. If one’s life force energy is low, they are more likely to get sick or feel stress. If it is high, one is more capable of being happy and healthy.

Reiki energy is also known as chi, prana, mana, or bioenergy.

What does Reiki help treat?

Reiki can be effective in treating many diseases & illnesses, including:

  • Chronic fatigue
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Heart disease
  • Cancer
  • Skin problems
  • Cuts, bruises, broken bones
  • Pain, headaches, colds, flu, sore throat
  • Fatigue, insomnia
  • Sexual dysfunctions
  • Poor memory, depression, anxiety
  • And more

What does a Reiki treatment feel like?

Reiki treatments feel different for everyone, but there are many common sensations. Some say a treatment feels like a wonderful glowing radiance that flows through and around you. Reiki treats the whole person including body, emotions, mind and spirit creating many beneficial effects that include relaxation and feelings of peace, security and wellbeing. Many have even reported miraculous results. Some experience warmth, tingling, visualizations, weightlessness, and feelings of peace. It is also not uncommon for people to fall sleep during a Reiki treatment.

Is Reiki treatment safe?

Reiki is a simple, natural, and safe method of spiritual healing and self-improvement that anyone can use. It also works in conjunction with all other medical or therapeutic techniques to relieve side effects and promote recovery.

Is Reiki religious?

While Reiki is spiritual in nature, it is not a religion. It has no dogma, and there is nothing you must believe in order to learn and use Reiki or receive a Reiki treatment. Reiki is not dependent on belief at all, and will work whether you believe in it or not.

What does Reiki cost?

The average Reiki treatment typically costs around $60, but it varies depending on how long of a treatment you receive or where you receive a treatment. Many spa’s are now offering Reiki treatments which can be quite costly.