Reiki is a form of energy healing that originates in Japan. Reiki is universal energy. Everything is energy. Reiki helps to clear and balance the energetic system, which can have a positive effect for physical, mental, emotional and spiritual issues. Most people experience Reiki as peaceful, calm and relaxing.
What happens during a Reiki session?
The recipient, wearing comfortableclothing, lies on a massage table. Starting at the head and working down to the feet, the practitioner places her hands on or above the recipient, channeling energy in various hand positions.
What does Reiki feel like?
While the experience of Reiki is unique to each individual, some possible experiences include:
Sensation of warmth from the practitioner's hands
Feelings of deep relaxation and well-being
Sensation of floating or sinking
Feelings of peace and joy
Restful, sound sleep
Is Reiki safe?
Because Reiki is gentle and can be provided without even touching the recipient, it is generally safe for most conditions. Even children and pets can receive Reiki. However, Reiki is not a substitute for medical or psychological treatment.