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Shoden (初傳)- Level 1 Reiki Training

Shoden is the first level within Jikiden Reiki. This course is focused on being able to treat physical issues improving the body and mind of yourself and others. During this course, you will learn about the history of Reiki alongside receiving 3 Reiju (attunements) and plenty of time to practise the skills taught.


With a mixture of theory and practice, you will leave this training with a grounded understanding of Reiki, and a firm grasp on how to give a treatment to yourself, and others.

The course will run for 2 days over a weekend from 10am-6:30pm with a 1 hour lunch break each day, taking place at my healing space in Hackney (Details of location upon booking). Courses are limited to a maximum of 5 people to ensure quality practice time for everyone. Upon completion of the course you will registered as a practitioner at the Jikiden Reiki institute in Japan, issued both English and Japanese certificates and be fully qualified to practise professionally.

Jikiden Reiki Shoden Course Curriculum

  • Reiki History

  • The five principles of Reiki (Gokai) and how to activate these principles .

  • Learn about Reiju (attunement), what it does and Receive Reiju.

  • Explanation of the Japanese character for Reiki and the meaning behind it.

  • Learn what Reiki is and how it works.

  • Find out how to give a Reiki treatment.

  • Learn the concept of “Byosen”  and how to search for problematic area(s) in the receiver’s body.

  • The Blood Rejuvenation Technique (Ketsueki Kokan Ho).

  • First aid techniques

  • Exercises for practicing Reiki alone

  • information on Balanced cleansing and the body’s natural cleansing process

  • Learn the first Reiki Shirushi (symbol), what it means, how to use it and when

  • Practical sessions giving and receiving Reiki treatments

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