Category Archives: Reiki Practice

Reiki and Martial Arts

Some sources indicate Mikao Usui, the founder of the system of Reiki, was well versed in the martial arts; specifically Daitō-ryū Aiki-jūjutsu and Yagyu ryū styles of self defense. Daitō-ryū Aiki-jūjutsu by Sōkaku Takeda in particular was a influential martial art having spawned a variety of martial arts based on the principle of joining-reflecting-redirecting ki (ai-ki).

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Seiza no kamae

Sitting in seiza, back straight, breath clear and unabated. Legs slightly uncomfortable as I continue to acclimate to this upright posture. Experiencing full practice here and now. Sound rooted in the hara, feeling with my entire being: Direct Straight Honest Clear Pure Steady Stable Seiza no kamae Jeongjwa Vajra asana Thunderbolt Diamond Power Protector All

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From ignorance to freedom

At first you have no clue As blissful as an ignorant child None of this “right” and “wrong” stuff You are just living Expressing your true nature Free of constraint Having yet to “know better” Now things are different Now you “know better” The rules The standards “Right” and “wrong” Worried about “their” opinion Angry

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