Photo of Brian Brunius and Diane Domondon in front of the Kurama-dera temple atop Mount Kurama in Kyoto, Japan

My Master Initiation Day

Training as a traditional Reiki master is one of the most challenging endeavors I’ve ever undertaken. I regularly quipped, “If I ever make it through this program, we’re going to the top of Mount Kurama for the initiation!” That seemed, at those times, as impossible as finishing the program. Well, Reiki delivers. Here’s how my…

In Gratitude to Phyllis Furumoto

We say in every first degree class, “Reiki flows through lineage.” Literally, we connect to the energy through the teachers before us. We accomplish this by teaching and initiating our students precisely as Brian was taught by his teachers, and as Brian teaches all of his Master students, including me. Face to face, hand to…