History of Reiki

Dr. Mikao Usui

  Though Reiki taps into some very ancient beliefs and customs its origins are relatively recent. It’s generally acknowledged that its first practitioner was a Buddhist monk called Mikao Usui who was born in 1865 in the small village of Taniai, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. As a young man at a Buddhist temple on Mount Kurama north of Kyoto, Usui became …

Effectiveness of Reiki in Curing Migraines

Headache migraine

Life for a migraine sufferer can be put on hold more often due to the inconsistent nature of the migraine headaches. When you are prone to migraine attacks, you never know how severe the signs of the next migraine would be, when it will strike next, how long it will last, or even how fast the symptoms will hit you. …

Reiki: Your Healer in the Fight Against Cancer

Reiki Treatment

Cancer is perhaps the most painful disease known to man today, whose treatment involves immense physical pain and mental stress. The mental turbulence that cancer entails affects not only just the patient, but also those around them. When an awareness of impending pain and fear surrounds you, it might be easy to lose sight of the reasons to fight for …

How to Choose a Reiki Practitioner?

Reiki practitioner

If you are interested in studying Reiki or getting a Reiki treatment, it is important to find a specialist who is not only comfortable to deal with but would make a difference in your life. So, where do you look for such a specialist? Those are get-togethers, known as Reiki Circles, in which Reiki practitioners offer their treatments to the …

Is Reiki Therapy better than Acupuncture?

Reiki Therapy

Both Reiki Therapy and Acupuncture are forms of natural healing that can provide pain relief, stress reduction and a sense of healthiness and well being. But which therapy works best? Here’s the comparison of the two: What Is Reiki? Reiki (pronounced ray-key) is all about the proper tuning of a body’s life force. Practitioners of Reiki believe that someone who …

Healing Powers of Qigong Therapy

Reiki Dome Healing

Qigong is an ancient knowledge that teaches individuals to harness the power of their unique energy flow to bring about increased overall wellness and healing. Originating in China, this unique therapy has been proven to benefit the body on several levels. It not only helps to strengthen the body physically, but emotionally as well. Let us take a look at …