How the cupped hand position for Reiki changed my life

When I was first taught to do Reiki, I knew something was happening, because I could feel warmth, and energy. But Reiki seemed more or less like magic that ebbed and flowed, unpredictable, wonderful, but not particularly knowable. I wanted more than this, so I found a Reiki Master Teacher who understood the practical applications […]

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For people that “think” they hate Mondays consider this:

The name Monday was once Moon’s day. It is the day of the moon and so named in celebration and reverence to its feminine quality and power. What that means is that Moon’s day is a power day for women. Next time, instead of complaining about the start of the week, celebrate the power of […]

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I redid my Reiki training and watched my business flourish.

I redid my Reiki training and watched my business flourish.

After teaching Reiki for 15 years I am once again its pupil. I’m not just redoing all my attunements, I’m also completely changing my curriculum and as a result my business is flourishing. What I’m doing has re-energized my students who are excited again to learn more, talk to people about their experience and refer […]

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I had it in the palm of my hands!

By which I mean that many people who have been attuned to Reiki have Reiki in the palms of their hands, but because they are missing some information about how to use it they don’t find it effective and don’t know why. This prevents them from accessing the power of Reiki to help them relax […]

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How Understanding Reiki: From Self Care to Energy Medicine changed my life By: Amelia Beamer

How Understanding Reiki: From Self Care to Energy Medicine changed my life By: Amelia Beamer

Until about a year ago, I had no confidence when I talked to people about Reiki. Sure, I could call on my personal experience with Reiki, but it was a little too personal. Too easy for someone to dismiss. So I talked about Reiki as it was taught to me, but that just sounded like […]

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Energy Medicine – Exploring the Missing Pieces in Your Health Puzzle

By Tiffany Hunter, PhD Published by Common Ground in the November 2015 issue Kate’s expression was all too familiar to me. While she sat and listed off the remedies and practitioners she’d sought for help with her migraines, I was reminded of how many times I’d seen that look before. It spoke of an exhaustion […]

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Why Reiki Isn’t For Animals

My own experience with Reiki has been focused on the healing that humans can derive from Reiki: for myself and for other people I give it to. I have spent time since my first attunement giving myself Reiki, going to Reiki circles to give to others, and learning and talking about it to my Reiki […]

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The case for starting at the feet and working above the body with Reiki By: Amelia Beamer

As a Reiki Professional, I usually start at the client’s feet or knees, and I usually work a few inches to a foot or two above their physical body. Why? My first experience with Reiki involved a person I had just met touching my face. I could smell her hands. It felt awkward to have […]

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Why Energy Medicine uses Reiki, but not Reiki Guides By: Chyna Honey

The answer is simple, but not popular among the Reiki Professionals using terminology that credits the use of guides to promote the practice of Reiki. In Energy Medicine, Reiki is experienced as something tangible, a vibration that is felt and understood as a tool for bringing greater well-being and balance to humankind. To the Professional […]

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An Argument for separating the Five Reiki Principles from the practice of Reiki By: Chyna Honey

The Five Reiki Principles are not principles of Reiki. Instead they are principles, or guidelines of behavior that have been attached to its practice. Reiki, in its purest explanation, is the application of the Reiki vibration from a channel to a recipient into a receiver.  The Five Reiki Principles were developed and shared by Master […]

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