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Practicing Gyoshi-Ho

Article by Shailja Kapur

It is one of the japanese Reiki techniques of sending the loving Universal Life Force Energy through eyes. It is derived from the word Gyoshi which means to gaze and Ho means method or technique.

The idea came to me to write about this topic as one of my friends asked, “As Reiki is hand-on healing then how can you send Reiki through eyes?” It is so simple! When we do self healing our whole body radiates Reiki as it is filled with Divine Reiki Light. My family loves my Reiki hug. I just give them a Reiki hug with a great intention and it works. Hands, breath and eyes can be excellent channels.

In this technique attitude, facial expression, and energy behind the intention plays a significant role in healing. Interactive behaviour between the giver and receiver is very important in this method as there is a fine difference between gazing and staring. Therefore this technique involves gazing with defocused eyes.

Practicing Gyoshi-Ho

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How to Practice

  • Start with any ritual, preferred.
  • Invoke the Reiki.
  • Connect with the Distant Symbol to the person being healed. At this point I always say in my mind with deep feel that “God in me greets God in you.” I have noticed that this instantly develops soft compassionate feeling towards the person receiving Reiki.
  • With relaxed eyes bring your awareness to the Reiki flow; gaze softly, compassionately and send the energy visually by concentrating on an area which requires healing.
  • Use of the symbols purely depends on the healer’s choice. Depending on the power of your visualisation you can use coloured symbols and colours as well.
  • Think Reiki is flowing, radiating from your eyes and healing the area and filling it with divine love and light.
  • Visualise the area is being healed.
  • Seal and protect it with the Power Symbol or Master Symbol (if attuned).

Love is such a divine feeling in the world. Even if you are not a Reiki practitioner, bonding in loving and compassionate way by soft and gentle gaze with good intentions give rise to the positive vibrations.

In summary, just think of Reiki, Reiki ON, send this loving divine energy with your relaxed eyes to anyone you wish by gazing in the compassionate way with defocused eyes. Visualise the area is being healed and seal and protect it with the Power Symbol or Master Symbol (if attuned).

Thanks to all the Divine eyes for reading this article.

Thanks to all my Gurus for their divine guidance and blessings.

Love and Light!

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Shailja Kapur

Shailja Kapur

Shailja Kapur is a Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Healer. She got passion for various Reiki practices and other healing modalities. She also practices Candle Healing, Distant Healing, Crystal Healing, Dowsing, Magnified Healing, Yoga and Guided Meditation. She always felt a strong connection with Reiki. She had started practicing Reiki since her childhood without knowing what she used to do is called Reiki. As possibilities are endless with Reiki, her enthusiasm to experiment Reiki and share her experiences with the world. She believes self- purification, self-dedication and selflessness enhances your Reiki experiences. Shailja can be reached via her e-mail address divinereikiblessings@gmail.com.

{ 21 comments… add one }
  • Vasant sarolkar November 27, 2016, 8:34 am

    Very good article, I have been experiencing the healing process through eyes. Thanks for sharing.

    • Shailja November 27, 2016, 10:40 am

      Infinite thanks and Gratitude!

  • Nishrin November 28, 2016, 6:28 am

    Whenever I send reiki energy to someone, I can as if feel energy flowing from my eyes. I was not sure about it , but now after reading your article I feel it’s truly reiki energy. Many thanks for this article.

  • Nishrin November 28, 2016, 6:32 am

    Whenever I send reiki to someone, I can feel as if reiki is flowing from my eyes. Was not sure about it, but now after reading this , I feel it’s truly reiki energy flowing from my eyes. Many thanks for this article.

    • Shailja November 28, 2016, 10:03 am

      Infinite thanks and Gratitude!

  • suchitra November 29, 2016, 3:19 am

    Thanks for sharing this simple idea.

    • Shailja November 29, 2016, 12:53 pm

      Infinite thanks and Gratitude!

  • Shakto Rathore December 1, 2016, 1:47 am

    Wow. I always had this question in mind that why only hands,why not eyes or sight! Reiki is universal life force..n legend has it. Energy can be transferred with sight. M excited to include this in my practice. Thanks so much. Love n light

    • Shailja December 1, 2016, 7:16 am

      Infinite thanks and Gratitude!

  • Karin Pizzinini May 21, 2017, 4:01 pm

    Infinite thanks for this loving article.

    • Shailja June 7, 2017, 9:52 am

      Many thanks,
      Love & Light!

  • Charlott Smith May 22, 2017, 5:42 pm

    This is what some spiritual healers find themselves doing naturally. I have always thought Reiki is just the same as spiritual healing but with another name.

    • Shailja June 7, 2017, 9:53 am

      Many thanks,
      Love & Light!

  • Lisa August 11, 2017, 7:03 pm

    Uplifting article and very informative. Thank you for sharing your light. Blessings and love

  • ishamreiki August 29, 2017, 9:37 am

    Via eyes … you’re working through your thoughts and intentions … wonderful article

  • Viṣṇusmaraṇ Dās October 16, 2017, 4:06 am

    Wonderful, after my 2nd level many a times situation used to arise where I felt need of some instant way to channel reiki healing to near and dear one. To which i was guided to pray n have mercyfull glance and now it became my habit. I was just doing as guided and today found this article. This is how super soul guides

  • bala Pasumarthy January 26, 2018, 12:15 pm

    Athma Namasthe Shailja .Divine Guidance Thank you very much. 🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • Dong March 23, 2018, 4:12 am

    My son when he was young he can see energy. And I tested him in the dark using my eyes to send reiki and he saw two beams of light like lazer came out of my eyes. When I blew with my breath, he saw white smoke came out of my mouth. When I put my palms facing him, he saw white light came out of my palms.

  • Raj Kumar sinha March 24, 2018, 2:39 am

    Excellent article. Many thanks.

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  • S Ramaprasad July 9, 2019, 1:13 am

    Very enlightening indeed it is a gentle and kind gazing at the subject who is really in need of reiki

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