a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It is administered by the therapist laying his or her hands on the body to improve the "life force energy" that flows through us.
the whole person including the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual components that help relax and bring about feelings of peace, security and well-being.
made of two Japanese words - Rei which means "God's Wisdom or the Higher Power" and Ki which is "life force energy". So Reiki is actually "spiritually guided life force energy."