mikao usui

Precepts

On the Wall or In Your Heart?

By Frans StieneThe precepts within the system of Reiki are the most important element; they are the foundation of the system. Without understanding the foundation the whole system will crumble, like a house without a good solid foundation.Many people just stick the precepts on the wall, recite them a few times a day and that […]

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Traditional History of Reiki

The Japanese like many ancient cultures used word of mouth to pass their history and practices down from generation to generation. Unfortunately, this led to a great deal of knowledge and wisdom being watered down and lost. Many people involved with Reiki believe that the techniques we use today for healing were first used in […]

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Usui’s Memorial

(Source: Essence of Gendai Reiki ho – Sensei Hiroshi Doi; translation by Yukio Miura;¬†editing by Richard R. Rivard, Tom Rigler) Virtue is what you obtain naturally through cultivation and training, and merit is to spread and carry out the instruction and salvation. The great founder is someone with great virtue as well as great merit. […]

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History of Reiki

The Life of Mikao Usui Mikao Usui was born on August 15, 1865 in the village of Yago in the Yamagata district of Gifu prefecture, Japan, and he died on March 9th, 1926. Usui grew up during the Meiji Restoration when Japan to open its borders and its economy to the outside world. This event […]

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