What is a Reiki initiation?
An initiation (or « attunement ») is made by a Reiki Master Teacher, putting him/herself at the disposal of the universal energy which will work through him/her.
Therefore, no Super Powers involved, just a knowledge that we do not have.
The Reiki initiation allows the person who asked for it to be able, at the end of the two days course, of channelling the energy of Reiki through his/her hands and this for all his/her life.
This « attunement » must be done 4 times (for the 1st degree called SHODEN in all cases), on two days.
It must be accompanied by a teaching on how to use this energy – its instructions for use – , the specificity of each degree, different techniques bequeathed by the elders of our lineage, why when and how, on the origin of this tool and especially on the ethics of Reiki. That is why two days are necessary and often a tight schedule.
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