Twelve hundred years ago the people of Tibet developed a comprehensive medical system. They understood how the mind affects the body. They knew subtle ways of changing the body's chemistry with medicines made from plants and minerals. They blessed their medicines in lengthy rituals. And they encoded this knowledge in a series of elaborate paintings called thangkas. Blue Buddha: Lost Secrets of Tibetan Medicine traces the odyssey of traditional Tibetan medicine from it's roots in ancient Tibet, to a worldwide interest in it's traditional medical wisdom.
Reiki and Yoga both focus on the movement of energy throughout the body and finding balance for the mind, body, and soul. In reiki that movement is aided by the Reiki master that becomes the vessel for the spirit guided movement of energy throughout the body. In yoga the movement of energy is taught by the yogi through poses, breathing techniques, and meditation. Experiencing reiki work allows the recipient to have energy work done to clear any obstructions in flow.
Robert Allen Monroe,popularly known as Bob Monroe, is a author of famous 1971 book " Journeys Out of the Body " and is credited with popularizing the term "out-of-body experience" . Bob Monroe was a New York radio broadcasting executive who later became famous for his research into altered consciousness. Following is a informative vintage interview with Bob Monroe circa 1979.