A Reiki master is someone who has received the Master attunement and Master symbol. You need to understand how to give Attunements for all three levels.
Becoming a Reiki Master
This is a serious step that requires definite preparation. One must first take Reiki I and II, practice using Reiki is absolutely necessary. Experience with the energy and using the symbols is a must.
It is also necessary to meditate on your life purpose and decide if Reiki Master ship is in harmony with it. It is important to study with a competent and compatible Reiki Master, who will encourage and help you after you become a Reiki Master.
Depth of knowledge
Master ship of any discipline implies a depth of knowledge about the subject. Having the ability to practice the skills involved, often without referring to written sources or consciously having to think about it. Having the ability to adapt what you’ve been taught, to suit your own talents and temperament.
You must have a genuine interest in others, and their spiritual development. Having a non judgemental attitude, compassion and balance and you have all the ingredients of a Reiki Master!
The joys of becoming a Reiki Master are many, and you don’t necessarily have to teach in order for the master training to be useful. The additional healing energy, symbols, techniques and knowledge will add value to your healing abilities.
Treating yourself and treating others in person and at a distance will all be noticeably improved. The fact that you can pass Reiki on to friends and family is also a definite plus.
Many practitioners take the Master training with just this in mind, however, if you decide to formally teach, you will be able to do so. As you take the master training and increase your personal vibration, this adds to the vibration of the whole planet.
One of the greatest joys of Reiki Master ship is teaching Reiki to others. Imagine the thrill of witnessing the members of your Reiki class receiving Reiki energy during the attunement!.
As you guide them in its use, sharing in their joy and amazement as they experience its gentle power flowing through them for the first time.
As your students use Reiki to help family, friends and clients, a wonderful sense of spiritual connection will develop among all of you. Feelings of compassion and love for everyone will be strengthened as you merge with the Reiki consciousness. You will know more deeply than ever before that we all come from one energy and that we are all one in that energy