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Second Degree: Okuden


Prerequisite: First Degree Shoden

Are you looking to deepen your understanding of the Reiki tradition? Interested in becoming a Reiki practitioner?

Whether you’re simply interested in the art of Reiki after taking the introductory course, a serious Reiki student eager to become a practitioner, or a healthcare professional looking to supplement your practice – the Second Degree is for you.

Here, you’ll learn advanced Reiki techniques, and come away with a sense of empowerment, understanding, and the skills to perform Reiki as a professional.

The traditional term for the Second Degree is Okuden. Okuden means, “Transmission of the inner teachings”. In this course, you will start to receive some of the deeper teachings in Usui Shiki Reiki Ryoho. And that’s exactly what the Second Degree is all about.

You’ll strengthen your connection with the Cosmic Life Force Energy; learn Reiki symbols and functions; and develop key techniques for enhancing the Reiki flow. You’ll gain the skills to perform Reiki remotely, and powerful methods for treating mental and emotional problems.

Note: Those who register for the online class may also elect to receive the traditional Takata initiation remotely if they choose for an additional fee. For those who have already received their Second Degree initiation, this is optional but is highly encouraged.

After registration, you will receive a link to register for the remote initiation. The additional cost is $125. The exact time of the initiation will be sent after registration.

There will also be optional FREE Questions and Answers class sessions scheduled throughout the year which students may attend if they choose. This allows for students to ask questions regarding the information taught in this course. 

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