About RCI Standards

Recognition as a registered RCI professional member to shows that you have attained the highest standards of professionalism and service in Reiki, applied anywhere in India. We in RCI design programs for various public symposiums to promote Reiki and its key
benefits to the public and enthusiasts who can understand Reiki and its holistic effects.It would also advocate best practices for the Reiki professional using effective methods as tools.

RCI’s core agenda is to set benchmark and standards for the practitioners and professionals in teaching the science of Reiki. The council’s duty is also to create compliance for the associated members who are registered with RCI to follow uniform code of conduct and practices.

The Codes of Ethics & Standards of Practice were evaluated following consultation with the
Reiki Council of India Boards and other members.


(a) To establish and maintain standards of ethics and practice relating to the conduct of members of the Reiki Council of India and their relationship with community for a good cause.
(b) To inform and protect:

  • Members of the public seeking and/or using Reiki
  • Members of the Reiki Council of India.

All Practitioner members of the Reiki Council of India will be required to sign their agreement to uphold this Code of Ethics & Standards of Practice and agree to abide by the Disciplinary Procedures as a condition of membership. This Code of Ethics & Standards of Practice is in the process of constant development and will be reviewed as necessary.


Integrity – Respect – Trust

The Reiki Council of India holds the following fundamental ethical principles, which all members will endeavor to uphold.

  • To work with integrity, impartiality and respect for all individuals. All professional relationships and interactions will be ethical and non-exploitative.
  • The highest standards of practice must be observed.
  • Confidentiality must be respected.
  • Every member of RCI should respect each other without any prejudices
  • Every member of RCI should follow 5 principles of Reiki



Ethical principles of Reiki Council of India to specify its code of safety during the course of professional practice.


All Reiki Practitioners must be adequately secured to practice.

  1. Reiki Practitioners must never claim to ‘cure’ and use suffix “Dr” unless until register Medical Practitioner or PhD candidate or they hold appropriate qualifications.
  2. If another therapy is used in conjunctions with Reiki don’t permission client to stop.
  3. Reiki Council of India members should not claim as medical council registration, this is promoted as Healing Therapy Council.
  4. A Reiki Practitioner must use Reiki Healing Practitioner ID Card during practice.
  5. Reiki Practitioners should recognize the client’s right to refuse Reiki or disregard advice.
  6. The Reiki Practitioner should make it clear to the client why they are refusing or postponing the Reiki session such as:
    ● If the client is under the influence of alcohol or mind altering substances;
    ● If the client is intimidating or offensive, in a physical or sexual manner, or otherwise;
    ● If the client behaves in any way which may lead the Reiki Practitioner to feel physically unsafe, disrespected, or abused;
    ● In the case of late attendance of the client, the Reiki Practitioner may exercise discretion in refusing treatment;
  7. A copy of the Codes of Ethics & Standards of Practice should be available to the client on request.
  8. Certificates and other qualifications shall be displayed at professional place
  9. A Reiki Practitioner shall be aware of their own professional limitations and refer a client elsewhere when the need demands.


a) All members will follow and abide by decisions made under the disciplinary procedures of the Reiki Council of India.
b) The primary concern of the Reiki Council of India shall be to protect the public & Healers and to recognize in India as Mode of Holistic Healing Therapy.


a) Advertising must be discreet and dignified in tone. It shall not contain testimonials or claim a cure or mention any disease. It shall be confined to drawing attention to the therapy available, the qualifications of the Reiki Practitioner and offering general information regarding Reiki.
b) The Reiki Council of India’s Logo can only be used to advertise events that are being officially organized on behalf of the Reiki Council of India, and by Practitioner Members subject to specific criteria, available on request.
c) Reiki Council of India doesn’t produce any Reiki Certificate, it has right to give affiliation to all institute with FREE of cost.
d) Recognize or affiliated institute may use Reiki Council of India’s logo in Certificate.
e) Board members of Reiki Council of India can use their designation with RCI logo in visiting card.

14. Eligibility of RCI member:

a) Council registration benefits to practitioners that will help to recognize in India.
b) All Reiki Practitioner are eligible to get membership of RCI with produce their certificate.
c) Membership annual fees first time 1000/- and renewal fees 500/- along with Xerox copy of certificate, filled RCI form and color passport photo.
d) Life time membership fees 5000/-
e) All State & District Coordinators has to collect RCI form and submit to National Coordinators


All Reiki Institute can affiliated with RCI with document fees 3000/-