Definition and Origin:

Reiki healing is a form of alternative medicine called energy healing. Reiki practitioners use a technique called palm healing or hands-on healing.

The reiki healing practice has originated from Japan sometime in the late 1800’s through which a “universal energy”, of which is not measurable by any scientific instruments. It is said to be transferred through the palms of the practitioner to the patient in order to encourage emotional or physical healing.

The reiki word was derived from the Japanese words “rei” (universal) and “ki” (life energy). Mikao Usui in Japan was the first one who practiced this form of healing during the early 20th century. He taught this form of healing practice to more than 2,000 people during his lifetime.

Today’s reiki practices actually originated from him.


Popularity of the reiki healing method is incredibly astonishing! Google search the term “reiki healing” and you’ll see a massive return of 451,000,000 results of various topics discussing reiki.

In a 2007 survey conducted by University of Minnesota, the result shows that 1.2 million adults in the U.S. alone and 161,000 children also in the U.S., have received reiki healing sessions during the previous year.

Reiki Healing Fast Facts and Its Benefits

  • Reiki Healing is a growing popular form of physical and mind healing.
  • It is a form of therapy that uses natural energy from crystal, minerals and the gifted talents of its practitioners.
  • Reiki is a form of transferring positive energy to patients by using their hands.
  • Reiki can treat or heal a lot of physical, emotional and even mind conditions.
  • Reiki healing are being offered in some hospitals in the U.S. and U.K.
  • It cannot be used to heal diseases.

Providers and Subscribers

Currently, many hospitals, physical and massage therapists, nurses, chiropractors, dentists and other healthcare professional integrate Reiki healing practice with their professional health service to their patients.

Here at Namaste Life Center, we offer a holistic approach to healing mind, body and soul.

Reiki healing uses many different crystals and minerals with each one having distinct qualities and natural healing energies that help in our healing sessions for various forms of ailments.

Here is a list of our practitioners with various set of specialties and skills (including me, of course!)




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