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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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The Word “Not” Within the Precepts

Often people don’t like the word “not” within the precepts and start to change the first two precepts to what they want to say, to words that may feel more positive. But “not” is very important to Mikao Usui’s teachings.

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What is Reiki?

The most consistent question put to me over the past 20 years has been “What is Reiki?” And I have always struggled to find a way to give an answer that would not turn off the questioner to being open to experience a Reiki session.

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What is Reiki? Explainer

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“Reiki Answer Lady” Transcript of podcast

Hi, and welcome to the Reiki Answer Lady podcast; this is your hostess Carmen Tracy. Today I’m here with Frans Stiene, the main teacher from The international house of Reiki and author of The Inner Heart of Reiki: Rediscovering Your True Self. Welcome Frans.

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The Gifts of a Reiki Community

Having a Reiki community is a blessing. There is something really special about being in a room full of people who have had many direct experiences with Reiki. Our community is a place where there is belonging, deep listening and acceptance. It is a place where you can relax, be yourself, continue to let go, and laugh together. When you can practice the system of Reiki in that kind of setting, in that kind of community, many beautiful things can happen.

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