Thich Nhat Hanh interview with Jo Confino, an executive editor of the Guardian from Plum Village Online Monastery. Moving beyond the idea of ‘environment’ and falling back in love with Mother Earth. Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh explains why mindfulness rather than economics is needed to protect nature and how a spiritual revolution is needed if civilization is to avoid being destroyed by climate change.
When I found out about the letters exchanged between Saicho and Kukai, I was just blown away. Imagine two young monks, carefully chosen, to travel to China to study Buddhist teachings and to bring back the select texts to Japan. The year was 804! This is the beginning of a journey of friendship, hope, anticipation, collaboration and rivalry. One of the monks was Saicho, later to be the founder of Tendai School of Buddhism, the other was Kukai, the founder of Shingon school of Buddhism. Even though the storm separated their ships and they each went their own separate ways in China, the passion and dedication of these two men, unknowingly, impacted the history of religion in Japan and in some subtle ways our practice as Reiki practitioners.
Today we have a question for your about hands-on healing. Can you practice hands-on healing while watching the TV, talking or being other wise engaged?
Check out the lovely flora and fauna that lives at the Tomah Reiki Retreat in the Blue Mountains in Australia. You can study Reiki Levels I, II and III at this gorgeous Retreat venue.
Reiki Relaxation: Guided Healing Meditations. Keep an eye on this spot as we publish your animal photos with captions here. You will soon be able to vote on your favourite photo.
Midnight the Kitten has really taken her Reiki practice to heart, helping out the other animals at the Tomah Reiki Retreat. We were thrilled to be able to capture her in action in a photograph or two. Here is what we caught her doing…
We are blessed to have yet another animal join us at the Tomah Reiki Retreat. Midnight is a little black kitten whose mum arrived pregnant on a friend’s doorstep. We’re thrilled to be able to offer her a happy home.
Reiki Relaxation: Guided Healing Meditations a double CD of guided meditation to help you relax by Bronwen Stiene of the International House of Reiki [produced by Sounds True] is now available on Amazon.