Reiki is one of the many types of traditional therapy originated in Japan that means “hands on treatment”. This method was first practiced by Mikao Usui in the early 1900s and later developed by his disciple, Churijo Hayashi.
Reiki treatments have a very remarkable and positive effect on the mind, body and emotions of the patient. Reiki energy moves through the receiver balancing their chakras , and raising their vibrational frequency.
Reiki energy has its own intelligence and travels to the parts where the patient most needs healing .
Benefits of reiki
Reiki is a Sanskrit word that means universal energy ( rei ) and vital energy (ki). It is a technique that helps the flow of energy through massage or postures applied by the specialized therapist . Acts in the following ways on the body:
- Physics: Improves injuries and metabolism.
- Emotional: Relaxes the person and gives an emotional balance in cases of depression.
- Mental: Help in insomnia and stress.
- Spiritual: Balances harmony and inner peace .
The therapy can be used by all types of people, from a child to an elderly person, and even women in a state of pregnancy. The therapy is provided in a complementary way to conventional medical diagnoses or psychological treatments.
Reiki is basically based on the theory of the chakras. In this way it is easy for the therapist to know what is the basis of the problem, as it proceeds to unblock the blocked chakra that impedes the flow of energy. The therapist acts as a channel for the universal energy and its objective is to harmonize the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual planes affected.
What is Reiki for?
It is normal that, with the passing of days, our body is deteriorating, and for this reason are blocked vital energy points or chakras. This is where reiki intercedes and helps the state of health better.
C hen our vital energy is strong, it is easy physically, mentally and spiritually healthy to find us . When our vital energy is obstructed, we can become unbalanced or easily sick . One of the ways we can replenish vital energy is by using reiki.
Reiki is a holistic technique , since it harmonizes and unlocks all planes of the human being: physical, mental, emotional and spiritual. It does not harm the body in any way, nor does it create addiction or side effects, since chemical substances or elements foreign to the body are not used, but only the vital energy that is present in every living being.
Reiki can be used to:
- Release repressed emotions.
- Provide physical vitality
- Revitalize the organism
- Increase the effects of medical treatment when used in a complementary way, never replacing it.
- Reduce or eliminate anxiety.
- Help eliminate daily stress.
- Migraines, depression, menstrual pains, constipation.
- Help cleanse the body and mind of all kinds of toxins.
- Pregnancy and postpartum.
- It can be used to help animals and plants.
It is not necessary to have a disease to use reiki therapy , since it is apt to provide relaxation in times of stress. With this method, we can help our body to become healthier, calm down bad thoughts and increase the symptoms of joy.
Reiki in the healing crisis
A healing crisis is, in a few words, a process that is activated in our being. Through this our physical body releases toxins that negatively affect our organs and our mental-emotional body releases emotions and generates negative thoughts.
Symptoms we can experience
Among the emotional symptoms that we can present in a healing therapy include:
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The physical symptoms that may occur include:
- Excessive sweat
- Increase in urine
- Cold or flu
- Past pains
Each person responds to treatment in a different way. In general, to undergo a healing crisis, a treatment of several sessions must be carried out.
A reiki session
During a reiki treatment, the patient lies comfortably, while the therapist uses the reiki energy to eliminate energetic blockages and balance the life force of the patient.
Reiki treats the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual part of each person, helping to root cure the disease. It also helps the patient to put aside the limitation of negative thoughts that can block progress in life.
Most people experience a feeling of deep relaxation while receiving a reiki therapy. Once the session is over, they feel calmer, connected with their pole to the ground, refreshed and energized.
- A reiki session can last approximately one hour and the patient will remain lying on a stretcher, barefoot and dressed.
- During the session soft music and aromas such as incense or essences are used.