The Roots of the System of Reiki

Without the roots a plant will not grow and bear fruit.
To really understand the system of Reiki, we need to go back to the roots that Mikao Usui planted for his teachings. By exploring and practicing the roots, we can pick the real fruits of the system of Reiki.

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New 6 Week Teleclass | How to Teach Reiki

Come and join international Reiki Teacher Frans Stiene as he takes you step-by-step through how to teach a Reiki Level I, II and III class, how to run practice groups, deal with students and much, much more in a series of 6 one-hour teleclasses. Whether you want to teach - or are already teaching, or are a IHReiki student already - this teleclass is for you.

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The Brain Waves of Reiki

Who the best healers are and how healing works has been the subject of scientific research since the 1970s, when investigators first began to study the brain waves of hands-on healers. I have always been interested in energy healing, especially since 2001, when I discovered in my own brain waves that sending out healing prayers at the close of meditation expands and evolves the mind more than anything else—and in precisely the same way as loving communion with universal Light. (image - No-Mind Pattern)

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The Dogma of Reiki Treatments

Dogma; something that is considered to be absolutely true.

Since we entered the world of Reiki we have seen many variations on what is taught and how it is taught. One of the things that has stood out is that the teaching of hands on healing on others is often taught as a dogma rather than a healing practise. These restrictions placed on hand positions have made it very difficult for practitioners and teachers alike to become more fluid with their practise.

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The Teachings of the International House of Reiki

The Teachings of the International House of Reiki Video

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Which is better Western Reiki or Japanese Reiki?

Simply defining what is Western or Japanese Reiki is initially quite difficult. Many Reiki teachers practice styles of Japanese Reiki which have lots of Western aspects in them (see last week’s blog for example). Then there are also many Reiki teachers practising what some call Western Reiki which includes Japanese aspects.

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How Japanese is Gendai Reiki-Ho?

In 2001, we studied a practice called Usui Reiki Ryôhô. This was based on information taught by Doi Hiroshi and research into the system of Reiki. Usui Reiki Ryôhô basically means ‘Usui’s spiritual energy teachings’ and is representative of the teachings of the system of Reiki that relate to what Usui Mikao taught. Since 2001 we have taken this concept and worked with it, constantly refining through our research what Usui Reiki Ryôhô means to us.

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Historical Inaccuracies of Reiki with Frans Stiene Podcast

Jennifer Thibodeau, a Reiki student living in Japan, interviews Frans Stiene. This unique interview asks the co-founder of The Reiki Show and the International House of Reiki about some of the inaccuracies regarding the system of Reiki.

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