5 Benefits of Reiki Stone Healing You Didn’t Know You Needed

Posted on August 16, 2018

The word Reiki comes from two Japanese words. The first is rei, which relates to a higher power. The second is ki, which means energy or life force. Ki is in everything, including you - and Reiki stones! Ki can be positively or negatively influenced, depending on your environment and your lifestyle. You have to tend to your ki and keep it healthy to thrive.

There are several long-term benefits of using Reiki stones that you don’t want to miss — and it’s so easy to do. You don’t need to be a spiritual guru or mystic to see improvements, either. Reiki stones will do a lot of the work for you! This type of therapy is uncomplicated, but don’t let that fool you. The results are often very profound indeed.

Here at Astrology Answers, we talk about the different tools that have the potential to help you in your life. Reiki stones will help you to heal your physical, mental, spiritual, emotional, and etheric body. In turn, this feeds your ki and keeps it healthy. It helps those energy centers, your chakras, stay aligned and healthy.

When you’re tired, stressed, sad, or physically unwell, your ki has to be brought back into balance so you can heal. The more off-center you are, the more difficult it is for the ki to flow freely. It’s all connected. Below are the most important long-term benefits of Reiki stone healing you don’t want to miss, and you don’t need to be a Reiki master to use them!

1. Relaxation & Wellbeing

Using Reiki stones is relaxing and helps you center yourself so that your energy becomes aligned again. When you use the stones over your chakra centers, you’ll feel almost immediate effects. They’ll redistribute your body’s energy, stimulating what is underactive and easing the areas that are over-excited.

It isn’t a momentary fix, either. Reiki healing works at a deeper level than some other stress-relieving methods and has a long-lasting influence on your everyday life. Look up which of the chakras is closest to the area where you feel you’re holding tension in your body. Hold the reiki stone over the corresponding energy center and breathe slow, deep breaths for near-immediate stress reduction.

2. Pain Management & Relief

We already talked about how Reiki stones are relaxing, and that’s the first step to managing pain. Of course, this is not a substitute for medical advice, and you should always talk to your doctor about Reiki stones and other alternative practices before you employ them.

However, Reiki is gentle and non-invasive and complements contemporary medicine very well, and most physicians are happy for you to use it along with their treatments. Reiki is soothing and helps you to unwind, which gives the body an honest chance to begin to repair itself.

Work out where the closest chakra is to the area in your body where you are experiencing the pain. Then put the appropriate coloured Reiki stone over that chakra for long-lasting energy healing.

3. Emotional Stability

Human beings can hold onto things that are no longer beneficial to us — things that might even be detrimental to our overall health. This can be because of nostalgia, longing, or even just out of habit. Anytime that you cling to something that wants to end or progress, you’re setting yourself up for trouble.

When you take a few seconds to release old habits and embrace new ones, you open yourself to profound emotional growth and healing. Use the green Reiki stone over your heart chakra.

If you do this, even just for a minute or 2 a day, it will help you to release emotional blockages. It takes less than a minute of holding a positive, beneficial thought (see what I did there?) to shift your consciousness to that healing energy.

4. Mental Clarity

When we’re off balance, sometimes it’s hard to see things clearly. Working with Reiki stones has the potential to help you let go of whatever block you’re holding onto. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the pace of modern life and to feel confused about what the best way forward might be.

Whether you’re contemplating changing jobs, worried about a relationship, bothered by a financial situation, or simply have so much to do that you don’t know what to do first, Reiki can help. Take the time to relax so that you’re able to see things in a clearer perspective.

Working with the blue Reiki stone over your throat chakra will help you to speak your desires clearly and kinly so that you have a better chance of being heard. It will also improve your ability to hear what others have to offer. When your communication with others is clearer, it’s much easier to prioritize what needs to be done.

5. Improved Sleep

Reiki helps you to connect to your higher self - it often stimulates your intuition so that you can perceive things differently, at a higher vibrational level. One of the ways that your intuition and your unconscious mind speaks to you is through your dreams.

How many times have you gone to sleep thinking about a problem and awakened the next morning with more clarity regarding how to solve it, or realized that maybe it wasn’t such a big deal after all? There’s a reason people tell you to “sleep on it.” Working with your Reiki stones actually helps you with all of that. It enables both your body and your mind to unwind. When your energy centers are aligned, you feel better physically, you’re more alert, you’re less anxious about things, and you’re more confident in your abilities to handle the challenges that life throws at you. You’ll sleep better, deeper, and awaken more refreshed. You’ll also be better able to access and understand the messages the Universe sends you in your dreams.


Use Reiki stones to encourage healing - you don’t want to miss out on the benefits of these powerful tools. Reiki stones are waiting for you to explore them. You can start to use them today and experience a more relaxed and pain-free life, a life where you think clearer, communicate better, and sleep more restfully.

Once you’ve tasted what Reiki stone healing can do for you, begin more advanced work. For the most optimum experience, start from the root chakra and work upwards chakra by chakra, using your Reiki stones over each energy center.

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Hi! I’m Charla Stone and I learned astrology and mysticism way back in the 1970s. I’ve spent the last four decades using the stars, tarot, runes, crystals, totems, and more to… Read More »

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