Pre- Komyo Reiki Retreat 2013

The Majority of this year’s participants are returning/ repeating Shihans from last year’s Komyo Reiki Retreat. I am grateful of the trust and friendship seeded from last year’s reiki retreat, which formed this year’s group. We were in… Read More

Komyo Reiki Retreat: Calling All Reiki Masters/ Teachers

Enjoying vegetarian food

The Reiki Blog The online home of Red Dog Reiki (expressed by Komyo Reiki Shihan Ellen Phillips) Calling all Reiki Master/Teachers. April 30, 2013 Posted by ourfriendben in Reiki, Reiki wisdom. Tags: Dai Bosatsu Zendo, Hyakuten Inamoto, Hyakuten… Read More

Inamoto Sensei returns to NY

Thanks to Komyo Reiki Kai New England & Komyo Reiki Kai New York,  Hyakuten Inamoto Sensei is back to New York. I was so happy to see him and to re-embrace his teaching. When myself hosted the Shinpiden… Read More

Komyo Reiki Retreat: 1st in New York

Komyo Reiki Retreat was concluded with success, the outcome achieved was positive and rewarding. The weather was also generous, with warm temperatures, abundant sunshine, misty lake in the morning, all elements of nature were in place and in… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Hyakuten Inamoto Sensei

Here are some updates as Komyo Reiki Retreat is approaching: We are still receiving inquiries regarding availability of space left. This is the last week to finalize all payments. We are fully booked, thank to you all. Retreat participants come from everywhere… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: In Prep…Some Tips for your stay

   Where do I start: there’s no beginning or the end when preparing/ organizing for Komyo Reiki Retreat. Coordinating Sensei’s travel & stay as well as each participant’s travel plan/itinerary and room preference is all ongoing. As registration… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Only 1 month left

To all participants of Komyo reiki Retreat, We are now one month away from the retreat. My teacher, Hyakuten Sensei confirmed his travel dates. Do you know that you will receive Manual for Komyo Reiki Shinpiden Class, it’s… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Meals at Zendo

The daily schedule of the monastery is posted on a bulletin board outside the dining room. A typical day begins at 5 am and ends at 9 pm…. Without fail, the meal gong is struck precisely at 7:15… Read More

Komyo Reiki Retreat: Kotodama

Hyakuten Sensei and other Reiki Teachers who teach & learn Japanese Reiki mentioned about Kotodama. Kotodama means sacred voice, chant or Mantra. When we invoke the Reiki (energy), we use symbols & kotodamas. Each symbol and each kotodama… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Namu Dai Bosa

Namu Dai Bosa means GRATITUDE.  It is one of the favorite chants  in Dai Bosatsu Zendo.    Chanted often throughout the day, at morning service and also chanted at formal meal time. It is chanted over and over… Read More