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Reiki Insights

Read what people have to say about Frans Stiene’s new book Reiki Insights, due out later this year:
In this wonderful book, Frans Stiene addresses ancient wisdom and meditation tradition in a very practical way to bring it to the modern world. It conveys a beneficial, heartwarming, and transformative experience, and will create happiness and joy for those who read it. - Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche, author of Our Pristine Mind

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Chanting for Life

Imagine there was a way to calm your mind, express your true self and celebrate the gift of life with others, all at the same time. If you are a Reiki practitioner you may recognize this as one way to describe founder Mikao Usui’s ideal of “being Reiki”. This is also a way to describe the benefits of chanting. There is a reason for this parallel.

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Tenohira Ryoho by Mitsui Koshi

The below photos are from the book Tenohira Ryoho (Hands-on treatment) by Mitsui Koshi. Mitsui Koshi (1883-1953) was a Japanese literate, poet, philosopher and activist. Born in Yamanashi Prefecture and graduated from Tokyo University. He is said to be responsible for systematizing the “Tenohira Ryoho” (Hands-on Treatment) that was established by Eguchi Toshihiro who was a friend and student of Mikao Usui.

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Being Here and Now

The precepts seem simple but I’m amazed by the deeper layers one can discover with practice. After our marathon chanting I had two discoveries…

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Reiki Kototama

Traditionally within Mikao Usui’s Okuden Reiki II and Shinpiden Reiki III teachings, there are kototama. In reality they are the mantras, but they are chanted in a specific way.

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