– An excellent overview of traditional Reiki theory and practice with many personal stories from Tadao Yamaguchi, The Head of The Jikiden Reiki Institute in Japan.
– A wonderfully in-depth journey into the origins of Reiki from one of the Western world’s foremost Reiki history researchers. Arjava’s love of Reiki comes across in every word.
The Hayashi Reiki Manual: Traditional Japanese Healing Techniques from the Founder of the Western Reiki system, by Frank Arjava Petter, Tadao Yamaguchi and Chujiro Hayashi (Lotus Press, Mar. 2004), 128pp. ISBN-10: 0914955756, ISBN-13: 978-0914955757.
– Clear illustrations of Reiki techniques and common hand positions plus original certificates/ archive photos not previously published.