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A Simple Way with Symbols

A Simple Way with Symbols

In the West we like to make things complicated, and you can read about the complicated way that we have ended up using the Reiki symbols in my article 'Simplicity and Sandwiches'. The way that most of us now use symbols is a world away from the simple approach that Usui used. So how can we work with symbols in a way that echoes more the way that Usui taught his students?

9 Tips for The Healthiest Mornings Possible

9 Tips for The Healthiest Mornings Possible

When you wake up naturally in the morning and engage in a healthy routine of meditation an exercise, you can enjoy the positive outlook and general health benefits that come with it. Here are 9 tips you can use to ensure the best start to the day.

Simplicity and Sandwiches

Simplicity and Sandwiches

In the West, there seems to be this insidious tendency to make things unnecessarily complicated, almost on the basis that if it's more complicated, it is better. We have to take things and make them bigger and better; we have to add stuff. In Japan, of course, they seem to go in the opposite direction, paring things down to the bone, getting rid of any unnecessary frills and flounces, leaving us with the pure essence of a thing, simple and elegant. Think of Japanese garden design, flower arranging, the tea ceremony, and you will see what I mean.

The Entire Body Can Benefit From Reiki

The Entire Body Can Benefit From Reiki

These days, specialized treatments have been created for each one of the problems our body may encounter. So, we have treatments for infection, treatments for depression, treatments for flu, treatments for low immune system, treatments for chronic diseases, and on it goes. Moreover, the physical issues can never be related with psychological ones.

Meditation to Improve Your Life

Meditation to Improve Your Life

Meditation can be generally described as the practice of sitting in silence and freeing the mind of thoughts, with the aim of accepting the thoughts and sending them away. The process does not mean you stop thinking, and should not be confused with concentration.

Why Cleanse?

Why Cleanse?

We detoxify and cleanse for health, vitality, and rejuvenation. We cleanse our body to clear symptoms, treat disease, and prevent future problems. A cleansing program is an ideal way to help you re-evaluate your life, make changes, or clear abuses and addictions. Withdrawal happens fairly quickly, and as cravings are reduced you can begin a new life without old addictive habits or drugs.

Reiki Career Opportunities

Reiki Career Opportunities

Reiki is extremely powerful for healing physical and mental imbalances and ailments, for stopping addictions and bad habits, for energizing oneself, and for self-improvement. In addition, many choose to combine the power of Reiki with conventional medicine, for example to speed up the healing of an illness or injury. With all these benefits, and the current Western rediscovery of Eastern traditions and arts, the demand for Reiki practitioners is at an all-time high.

Discover 10 Tricks to Boost your Mood Naturally

Discover 10 Tricks to Boost your Mood Naturally

Nearly everybody suffers from bad moods and bouts of the blues. Often we just move on naturally but sometimes this can take some time. You don’t need to take a pill to overcome these negative emotions, although there are some useful herbal mood enhancers available. For a natural remedy for mood swings, here are some easy tips to boost your mood naturally.

Shopping Tips for a Healthy Diet

Shopping Tips for a Healthy Diet

One of the best ways of maintaining a healthy lifestyle is to maintain a healthy weight with a healthy diet. If you want to know how to lose weight or just want to improve your health generally, then you need to ensure that your kitchen is stocked with healthy snacks and you are armed with some healthy recipes.

Working with Intuition

Working with Intuition

When I first started practicing Reiki, I didn't believe that I was intuitive. In fact, I thought that I might only be able to become intuitive after years of dedicated practice, if then. I thought that maybe intuition was only for the gifted few, or if it did arrive for me then it would flash into my head, gone in an instant, and I would not know how to get it back again.