What IS Reiki?

Universal Energy.

The life force energy that resides within every being on the planet every atom, every molecule….. REI is the Japanese word meaning ‘universal’ and is also a reference to the higher dimension of light and the soul.

KI means ‘vital life force energy’ which interpenetrates and connects all.


Reiki is pronounced Ray -Key and can be ‘learnt’ by finding a Reiki Master who can attune you to the energy, but it is much more than just training, a manual, class or seminar. It is the connection with the ever flowing light energy of the universe.

Reiki is not just for those wanting to learn to channel the energies themselves…..It is also ‘received’ as a treatment in many salons and holistic therapy centres.


Ailments can be treated and emotional imbalances causing stress can be reduced. Detoxification is increased, so Reiki can help greatly with the removal of toxins from Chemotherapy and anesthesia Reiki is unconditional healing for the body and mind and will flow to wherever is needed within the body. It is always given for the ‘Highest Good’ of the recipient.

This beautiful energy has become more widely used and understood in the West over the past 20 years although it was rediscovered in the East in the late 1800’s. It is a gentle way of moving energy through the body to enable self healing and the healing of others, pets and even vitalising food and even plants. The possibilities are endless and the more people that are attuned to this beautiful energy, the healthier and more calm we will all become, able to deal with out every day lives much more easily.

There are many different ways of applying healing to yourself and others and Reiki is just one of them. Many of these methods use the same universal energy. The energy that your belief system may underst