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Returning to the Shamanic & Buddhist Roots of Reiki: Level 1 & 2 Training Retreat in Mt Shasta

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Returning to the Shamanic & Buddhist Roots of Reiki: Level 1 & 2 Training Retreat in Mt Shasta

For those who wish to train in Reiki 霊気 Level 1 (Shoden) and 2 (Okuden) in the mountain areas and power spots of Mount Shasta (whose original name is Buliyum Puyuuk by the Winnemem Wintu Tribe), while staying overnight at Hestia House located on the banks of the healing waters of Stewart Mineral Springs, we invite you to slow down and cultivate your vessel (mind, body & spirit) in nature and join us for a 3.5 day Reiki training retreat led by STARNATION REIKI founder and teacher… 

yours truly,  
marie kyoko morohoshi 

An invitation to connect back to Source; the 10 acre forest at Hestia House along with the waterfalls of the Winnemem River (aka McCloud River) will serve as our classroom as we explore: 

  • what is Reiki 霊気 and the etymology of its kanji characters

  • the syncretic spiritual influences and history of Reiki 

  • the Gokai: Reiki Principles & Precepts and its recitation in Japanese  

  • Reiju (attunement or transmission/empowerment)

  • 4 shirushi (symbols) and their correct brush strokes, sequence and corresponding jumon (mantra/incantation)

  • hand positions to practice on yourself and others

  • how to scan and use intuition as a guide for a session

  • distant reiki to send across time (past, present & future) and space 

  • the 7 basic chakras & how to measure them

  • full practice session with others including how to open and close

  • and more... 

invoices available for training tax deductions

Venmo: @starnation

BALANCE DUE first day of class:  Venmo, PayPal, cash or check preferred.
also credit or debit cards accepted. 

Cost includes all meals, training materials, a mineral bath at Stewart Mineral Springs Resort, and comfortable shared accommodations at Hestia.

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About reiki instructor, marie kyoko morohoshi

About Hestia Guest House

Limited to only 12 participants in order to maintain an intimate and deep container. 

photo above: 
a path among the cedar forest of Kurama-dera (転法輪堂), this temple was founded in 770 AD and is located north of Kyoto where marie gleefully set foot for a pilgrimage in the spring of 2015. considered a power spot and a sacred mountain where the yamabushi (mountain ascetics) practice shugendo ("path of training to achieve spiritual powers") is also the mountain temple where Usui Sensei undertook a 21-day period of shugyo (physical & spiritual discipline) which led to the discovery of a reiho (a spiritual method) called Reiki 霊気.