Thursday 9 June 2016

Reiki and Pregnancy

Reiki during Pregnancy

Reiki is a system of natural healing without the use of any medications and obviously no side effects. The practice of Reiki, involves passing the flow of powerful positive energies through simple touch. In the past few years this technique has gained immense importance, mainly due to the ease with which it can be practiced.

The best part of this entire process is that anyone can learn this art and practice as per ones needs and gain from this brilliant form of healing. Many Reiki masters have written about the endless advantages and uses that Reiki has and how it has helped people. Today, let us look at the how Reiki can help or benefit women with or during their pregnancy.

Is Reiki safe during pregnancy?

Reiki is completely safe because it does not have any side effects. It is also very relaxing. I have many students who have found if very beneficial to practice Reiki during pregnancy.

If someone is pregnant and has yet not attuned to Reiki I would strongly recommend learning Reiki during pregnancy to anyone who is open to the idea. You can also choose to receive Reiki treatment during pregnancy if you don't want to learn Reiki.

As women all over the world have experienced that an expectant mother goes through a lot of changes during her pregnancy; this makes her in need of nourishment both emotionally as well as physically. It is here that taking a Reiki treatment helps.

Reiki benefits during pregnancy

Many Reiki practitioners and Reiki masters who have practiced Reiki before, during and after  pregnancy have claimed that Reiki has been effective in removing the physical discomforts, often experienced during pregnancy.  

Reiki massage during pregnancy has also been very beneficial. Pregnant women who are not Reiki practitioners but have experienced Reiki healing during pregnancy have also reported good results.

Due to hormonal changes in a woman’s body, majority experience gastric problems, it is at this time that a healing treatment helps in relaxing the gastrointestinal walls, and in the process reduces the nausea.

Additionally, the same treatment would be beneficial in providing relief from hip, back or ligament pain. In fact, a Reiki treatment during pregnancy can be completely relaxing, which in turn significantly reduces fatigue, anxiety and better sleep.

Reiki practitioners should continue to give self Reiki during pregnancy in consultation with your Doctor and Reiki Master.

Read: How to Use Reiki for Better Sleep

There are many students who used Reiki for healthy pregnancy and got very good results. One of my student wanted normal delivery and many students did distance Reiki for her and she was so happy because her wish for granted and she got delivered a healthy baby girl.

Self Reiki during pregnancy

If a pregnant woman is takes regular Reiki sessions during her pregnancy there would be many more advantages, other than an easy nine months. This age old practice would further, help make the process of delivery easier, by reducing the pain experienced in the pelvic and back area. After the delivery it helps heal both physically and emotionally.

6 Benefits of Reiki during pregnancy:

  • Reduced stress and deeper relaxation
  • Enjoy the pregnancy period with increased calmness and positivity with Reiki
  • Reduced tiredness and increased energy
  • Reduced pain, sickness and mood changes
  • Courage, confidence and emotional balance during final stages of pregnancy
  • Rieki helps in getting a good sleep
  • Helps mothers heal and connect with baby better

Women who want to practice Reiki on their own,should consult a Reiki master. The following simple guidelines can help with a pregnancy healthy and happily. It is advised that to follow ones intuition and apply this technique where it is needed most.

Reiki hand positions during pregnancy

  • Use the following daily Reiki self treatment procedure
  • For relief from strain place one hand on the base of the spine and the other hand on the base of the neck
  • For pain in the feet can cause a lot of suffering for pregnant women, treating them with Reiki can help you feel relaxed and comfortable
  • In the later stages of pregnancy the stomach often tends to feel heavy. Place both your hands on the base of both sides of the stomach – this can make you feel very comfortable
  • Also Read - Reiki Hand Positions for Treating Self & Others

In the end, it goes without saying that a smooth pregnancy and a less painful delivery would lead to a healthy mother and child relationship. Reiki therefore is a perfect option for all pregnant women who need an absolutely harmless remedy for both their mind and body.


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+Sachin Bangera

Reiki Master / Teacher
Nalanda Reiki Center


About Sachin: Sachin is a Reiki Master / Teacher. He has been teaching Reiki since 2005. He conducts Reiki courses in Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai. He has also conducted Reiki courses in Goa, Udaipur, Pune, Nashik, Nagpur, Ahmedabad and Delhi.

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