Reiki is an ancient Japanese touch therapy that relaxes and relieves pain. It was rediscovered by Dr. Mikao Usui in the mid-to-late 1800s in Kyoto, Japan. It’s believed the origins of Reiki date back several thousand years ago in Tibet. Since then different systems have emerged from this root system in various cultures.
Back in 2009 I came across a reiki practitioner who gave me a powerful treatment while away on a birthday holiday in Turks and Caicos. I had been suffering from spinal problems which kept me going to my chiropractor and massage therapists every second day in between my hectic work schedule and living between Germany, Switzerland, France, Bahamas and Toronto. When I returned to Toronto a few months later I attempted to return to the Indian doctor back in the islands but she was off the island which led me to find a Reiki Master in Toronto. I went to see him on a Wednesday and I completely was teary eyed while speaking to him in desperation of a cure to my back pain. It was then that I became his student and he also told me about a mystical yoga school. This was the biggest turning point in my life which I am truly blessed for.Read More