Reiki

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Rei·ki

 (rā′kē′)
n.
A method of treating bodily disorders and restoring spiritual balance in which a practitioner places the palms of the hands on a part of the body in the belief that healing energy will flow there.

[Japanese reiki, from Middle Chinese liajŋ khi` (also the source of Mandarin língqì) : liajŋ, numinous spirit + khi`, energy; see chi.]

reiki

(ˈreɪkɪ)
n
(Complementary Medicine) a form of therapy in which the practitioner is believed to channel energy into the patient in order to encourage healing or restore wellbeing
[Japanese, from rei universal + ki life force]

reiki

As a type of oriental massage this is a form of touch therapy in which the therapist senses which parts of a person’s body are emitting weak energy by laying their hands close to or on the sites.
Translations

reiki

[ˈreɪkɪ] Nreiki m

reiki

[ˈreɪki] nreiki m

reiki

nReiki nt
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The Easington Writers group was formed about five years ago by Mary Nightingale Bell and Chris Robinson and currently has eight members including a nurse, a teacher, a midwife and even a Celtic reiki master.