Reiki is an extremely effective technique for total relaxation and stress reduction. Reiki can not only effect changes in the physical structure of the body by helping to regenerate organs and re-build tissues but also helps to create balance on the mental level.
Reiki is guided by the Higher Intelligence that sustains and balances all life on this planet. It is an intelligent energy of love and wholeness. It understands the cause of problems and what healing is necessary. The Reiki energy has a wisdom of its own, healing and balancing all aspects of a person’s mind, body, emotions and spirit.
When a person comes for a Reiki healing, he or she may not know anything about what Reiki is an does. What they have heard about it is that stress relieving; a feeling of total mental and physical relaxation. Sometimes you may have a person that has a chronic illness. The reason that they have come for Reiki is to be treated “immediately”. This is fine, except that it is important for the client to know that they may have to do some life altering work for themselves. Reiki works if the person desires to be healed and is willing to raise their consciousness to remain well.
Reiki is best given by placing hands on, or slightly above, the parts of the body that correspond to the major chakras (Crown, Brow, Throat, Heart, Solar Plexus; Hara and Root). The recipient lies down on a couch or on a floor-mat or sits in a straight-backed chair. The best place is a couch. The practitioner’s hands are kept in each position for three to five minutes. The recipient remains fully clothed and personal privacy is rigorously respected.
Reiki techniques are used to heal the body, mind and the spirit. Reiki is a natural form of energy healing, using varying frequencies of energy to heal at all levels. Energy is channeled by the practitioner and directed through the hands to wherever it is needed. Reiki healing complements Eastern and Western medicine and everybody can benefit from it. It is beneficial to the health of woman (even pregnant), man, children and it is also excellent to be used on animals (dogs, cats, horses), plants, water, etc. Reiki has not only helped patients with physical ailments but also helped those with minor psychological problems as well.
Universal life force energy is provided by this healing. Reiki will provide best relaxation by its healing, loving and gentle touch. Optimum relaxation of this type of healing helps you to heal your body, spirit and mind.
Treatment by a reiki practitioner is intended to promote physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Clients lie fully clothed while the practitioner’s hands are placed on specific parts of the body, starting with the head. Some reiki practitioners do not touch the physical body but transmit healing into the surrounding aura. Reiki can be used to heal the self or someone else, and reiki energy can be projected into the future or directed to a distant place. It can also be used on pets or plants.