RESOURCES & LINKS

RECOMMENDED READING BY PATRICIA PENNER, REIKI MASTER TEACHER 

 

THE POWER OF REIKI, INNER REIKI, REIKI FOR EMOTIONAL HEALING, and THE COMPLETE REIKI TUTOR* – Tanmaya Honervogt

 

INTUITIVE REIKI FOR OUR TIMES* & TRADITIONAL REIKI FOR OUR TIMES, THE COMPLETE BOOK OF TRADITIONAL REIKI* – Amy Z. Rowland

 

HEALING REIKI* (Reunite Mind, Body, and Spirit with Healing Energy) – Eleanor McKenzie

 

THE ORIGINAL REIKI HANDBOOK OF DR. MIKAO USUI*– Dr. Mikao Usui, Frank Arjava Petter, and William Lee Rand

 

PRACTICAL REIKI* – Richard Ellis

 

REIKI FIRE & THE TRUE STORY OF REIKI – Frank Arjava Petter and William Lee Rand

 

THE SPIRIT OF REIKI – Frank Arjava Petter and William Lee Rand

 

EMPOWERMENT THROUGH REIKI & REIKI, A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE – Paula Horan

 

REIKI FOR FIRST AID – Walter Lubeck

 

REIKI, A TORCH IN DAYLIGHT – Karyn K. Mitchell, N.D., Ph.D

 

REIKI BEYOND THE USUI SYSTEM – Karyn K. Mitchell, N.D. Ph.D.

 

REIKI FOR DUMMIES* – Nina L. Paul, Ph.D.

 

THE MAGICK OF REIKI – Christopher Penczak

 

REIKIi – Sandi Leir Shuffrey

 

EXPLORING REIKI – 108 Questions and Answers – Dr. Laxmi Paula Horan

 

THE REIKI SOURCEBOOK – Bronwen & Frans Steine

 

REIKI: UNIVERSAL LIFE ENERGY – Bodo J. Baginski & Shalila Sharamon

 

REIKI: The True Story (An explanation of  Usui Reiki) Don Beckett

 

REIKI IN EVERYDAY LIVING (How Universal Energy is a Natural Part of Life, Medicine, and Personal Growth) – Earlene F. Gleisner, R.N./R.M.

 

THE ANIMAL REIKI HANDBOOK (Finding Your Way with Reiki in Your Local Shelter, Sanctuary or Rescue) –  Kathleen Prasad & SARA Members

 

SACRED PATH OF REIKI (Healing as a Spiritual Discipline) – Katalin Koda

 

COMPLETE BOOK OF REIKI HEALING – Brigette Muller & Horst H. Gunger

 

HAWAYO TAKATA’S STORY – Helen Haberly

 

REIKI – THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO THE ANCIENT HEALING ART- revised and updated version – Chris & Penney Parkes (of The Reiki School)

 

REIKI – 200 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR BEGINNERS – Lawrence Ellyard

 

REIKI BIBLE*: Eleanor McKenzie

 

THE HAYASHI REIKI MANUAL – Traditional Japanese healing techniques from the founder of the western style Reiki System – Frank Arjava Petter, Tadao Yamaguchi, and Chujiro Hayashi

 

LIGHT ON THE ORIGINS OF REIKI – Tadao Yamagauchi

 

REIKI: HANDS THAT HEAL* – Joyce Morris

 

THE REIKI MANUAL*, REIKI FOR LIFE AND SELF-HEALING WITH REIKI – Penelope Quest*

 

REIKI WITH GEMSTONES – Activating Your Self-Healing Powers Connecting Universal Life Force Energy with Gemstones – Ursula Klinger-Omenka

 

HAND TO HAND – The Longest Practicing Reiki Master Tells His Story – John Harvey Gray and Lourdes Gray

 

REIKI PLUS – Professional Practitioner’s Manual for Second Degree – David and Richelle Jarrell

 

REIKI PLUS NATURAL HEALING – David G. Jarrell, Reiki Master

 

ADVANCED REIKI TRAINING – William Lee Rand

 

REIKI AND THE HEALING BUDDHA – Maureen J. Kelly

 

MODERN REIKI METHOD FOR HEALING (revised edition) – Hiroshi Doi

 

RAINBOW REIKI – Expanding the Reiki System with Power Spiritual Abilities – Walter Lubeck

 

REIKI MASTERY-For Second Degree Students and Masters – David F. Vennell

 

REIKI FOR CHILDREN – Kytka Hilmar-Jezek, ND

 

REIKI’S BIRTHPLACE – A Guide To Kurama Mountain – Jessica A. Miller

*recommended for beginners

 

OTHER SUGGESTED READING:

  • LIVING IN THE LIGHT – Shakti Gawain
  • ESSENTIAL ENERGY BALANCING – Diane Stein
  • TRUSTING THE HEALER WITHIN – Nick Bamforth
  • AWAKEN HEALING LIGHT OF THE TAO – Chia, Mantak and Maneewan
  • HANDS OF LIGHT – Barbara Ann Brennan
  • HEALING WITH CRYSTALS AND CHAKRA ENERGIES – Sue & Simon Lilly
  • HEALING WITH THE ANGELS – Doreen Virture
  • THE NATURE OF AURAS – Larry Borth
  • THE WOMEN’S BOOK OF HEALING – Diane Stein
  • EMPOWERED BY EMPATHY – Rose Rosetree

 

 

BOOKS ON T’AI CHI AND QIQONG:

 

  • BIG BOOK OF TAI CHI – Bruce Kumar Frantzis
  • OPENING THE ENERGY GATES OF YOUR BODY – Bruce Kumar Frantzis
  • TAI CHI: HEALTH FOR LIFE – Bruce Kumar Frantzis
  • COMPACT TAI CHI (Combined forms for practice in limited space) – Jesse Tsao
  • SPIRIT OF SHAOLIN: A KUNG FU PHILOSOPHY – David Carradine
  • MEDITATING INTO WELLNESS WITH SAN HE QIGONG – Master Jian Q. Wan
  • CHANGE THE PICTURE: A XUAN MING DAO QIGONG WORKBOOK (Part I – Basic Foundations – includes Level I and II) – Master Yu-Cheng Huang
  • EIGHT SIMPLE QIGONG EXERCISES FOR HEALTH: THE EIGHT PIECES OF BROCADE – by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming

 

 

RECOMMENDED MUSIC FOR REIKI/MASSAGE/MEDITATION:

  • Heart of Peace – David & Steve Gordon – Art of Healing Series
  • Healing – Anugama
  • Garden of Serenity II – David & Steve Gordon – Inner Music Series
  • Reiki Ocean – Sambodhi Prem
  • Sound Healing – Dean Evenson & Soundings Ensemble
  • Ocean Dreams – Dean Evenson
  • Forest Rain – Dean Evenson
  • Healing Waters – Dean Evenson
  • Sea peace & Gardens of the Sun – Georgia Kelly
  • Seascapes & Henon – Deuter
  • Gifts of the Angels & Effortless Relaxation – Steve Halpern
  • KOYASAN – Deuter
  • BUDDHA NATURE – Deuter

All of these artists have dozens of amazing CD’s for use in Reiki/Massage sessions or for doing T’ai Qigong/mediation with, these are just some of the ones I am most familiar with so don’t hesitate to check out their other music!

 

 

WEBSITES OF INTEREST:

 

For a list of websites about Reiki, Tai Chi, or Chi Gong, please visit the “What is…” page about that specific topic.  Links of interest are listed at the bottom of the pages.