Pronounced Ray-Key. This ancient Eastern hands on modality works with our holistic selves – physical, mental, emotional and spiritual. It has enjoyed resurgence in modern life because many people in the Western world are looking for ways to help themselves to heal, relax and cope with the stresses of everyday life.
The literal translation of Reiki from the Japanese is ‘spiritual energy’ and this form of ‘hands-on healing” has been around for many centuries and is common in many different cultures. Reiki was rediscovered by Mikao Usui in Japan in the1800’s and brought to the western world in the early 1900’s. Since then many hundreds of thousands of people all over the world have benefited from this beautiful, gentle and safe modality.