Archive for January 2009

An introduction to Reiki

“Rei meaning “a ray of light” or “universal soul” and Ki meaning “universal life force energy” or “radiating energy”. When the Japanese characters are combined, they present the concept of “universal life-force energy”. The history of Reiki is a story of a man discovering his ability to connect to a powerful source of energy and […]

Mantras

Mantras are short prayers or invocations. The original mantras came from the Indian Buddhist and contemporary Hindu religions. The word itself is derived from two Sanskrit words: “manas” meaning ‘mind’ and “trai” meaning to ‘free from’. If we are free from our minds, we are free from our egos and the part of us that […]

All the world’s a stage…

All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages. William Shakespeare – All the world’s a stage (from As You Like It 2/7) I seem to remember going through this […]