Jikiden Reiki is a traditional form of Reiki that aims to preserve the original teachings of Reiki as taught by its founder, Mikao Usui. The term “Jikiden” translates to “directly passed down” in Japanese. Jikiden Reiki is known for its focus on simplicity, clarity and adherence to the original Japanese teachings.
Developed by Tadao Yamaguchi and his mother Chiyoko Yamaguchi, Jikiden Reiki aims to maintain the cultural and historical integrity of the practice. It places a strong emphasis on practical application of Reiki for physical and mental healing. Jikiden Reiki practitioners often use specific Japanese techniques and terminology, adhering closely to the original teachings of Mikao Usui and his disciple Chujiro Hayashi.
Jikiden Reiki has gained global recognition for its dedication to preserving the traditional teachings of Reiki and its focus on promoting holistic well-being through the practice of authentic Japanese healing techniques.