- Honesty and clarity
in one's thinking.
- The willingness
to recognize prejudice in oneself and replace it with truth and love.
Compassion for those who have decided not to do this.
- Speaking the truth
without judgment or blame.
- Respect for the
right of others to form their own values and beliefs.
- Placing greater
value on learning from experience and inner guidance than on the teachings
of an authority.
- Basing the value
of a theory or technique on the verifiable results it helps one achieve.
- Being open to
results rather than attached to them.
- Taking personal
responsibility for one's situation in life.
- Assuming that
one has the resources or the ability to develop them in order to solve
any problem encountered.
- Using negative,
and positive experiences to heal, and grow.
- Trusting completely
in the Higher Power regardless of the name one chooses to call it.
- The complete expression
of Love as the highest goal.
- To establish and
maintain standards for teaching Reiki.
- To certify students
- To create instruction
manuals for use in Reiki classes.
- To encourage the
establishment of Reiki support groups where people can give and receive
- To support people
in the development and use of their Reiki skills.
- To encourage students
to become successful Reiki teachers if they are guided to do so.
- To research new
information about Reiki and to develop new techniques to improve its
- To openly acknowledge
the value provided by all Reiki practitioners and teachers regardless
of their lineage or affiliation.
- To promote the
friendly cooperation between all Reiki practitioners and teachers toward
the goal of healing ourselves and planet earth through the use of Reiki.