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The Precepts are for Healing Yourself

Within the Reiki community, we often just see hands-on healing as a means for healing ourselves. But in reality it is not just hands-on healing; the whole system of Reiki consists of tools for healing ourselves.

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The Mirror of Our Mind

Our True Identity is like a crystal clear mirror. However, most of the time our mirror-like mind is covered with dust – the dust of attachments, worry, anger, and jealousy, just to name a few. To clean the mirror we turn to our daily meditation practices, which sounds easy. But this is not always the case.

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Insights into the Power of Mantra

Since ancient time, mantras have been part of many spiritual teachings. But why is this the case?
Traditionally the word mantra means protecting the mind. But what is a mantra protecting? It is protecting the mind from straying into the past, present, and future. This is done by focusing on the mantra itself.

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Contemplating Reiki and The Japanese Arts

This is a different kind of article, one in which we can contemplate to get a deeper understanding of the system of Reiki, our True Self/Reiki, and how this links in with traditional Japanese Arts. To contemplate this interrelationship, I have used as a focus point throughout this article the book, “The Japanese Arts and Self-Cultivation” by Robert E. Carter.

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Handoplegging als meditatie

Handoplegging op onszelf en anderen is in essentie een vorm van bewegende meditatie.
Maar om handoplegging meditatie te laten zijn, moeten er wel een aantal factoren meespelen.
Vaak, als we handoplegging op onszelf uitvoeren, vallen we in slaap. Dat kunnen we dus niet echt meditatie meer noemen omdat er geen helderheid en focus is en we zijn niet bewust.

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Genezing op Afstand - In ons Hart

Het is interessant om te merken, dat, naarmate ik dieper ga in mijn eigen uitvoering van het systeem van Reiki, mijn manier van denken mee verandert.Ik was gewend mensen, die vroegen over afstandsgenezing, te vertellen dat; ‘ik het naar je toe stuur’ of ‘het is onderweg’, om er eens twee te noemen. Maar mettertijd begon dit vreemd te voelen, omdat ik voelde dat de mensen met wie ik werkte niet gescheiden van mij waren, noch ik gescheiden van hen. Zij waren niet ergens anders afgescheiden van mij; in feite voelde ik ze diep in mijn hart-geest.

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Discovering Your Own Innate Healing Power

A real practitioner or teacher isn’t doing the healing for you. Instead she creates a space in which you can rediscover your own innate healing power.

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Spacious Mind Spacious Heart

In many spiritual traditions, the essence of the mind/heart is symbolised by space. But why is this?

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