What is Mana
Lomi ® ?
Although I have learned several styles of lomi lomi over the years, I
now primarily use Mana Lomi®. Why? Because
allows me to connect deeply with my patients and clients by truly
feeling their tissue, and because it so consistently frees people from
pain and helps them move more easily.
This lomilomi helps me obtain immediate and long-term results and to
help people help themselves. I work as a potter sculpting
living clay, carefully shaping complex living tissue in a
body-mind-soul time matrix. When our minds and hearts are open to all
possibilities of healing, profound results can occur.
uses Hawaiian indigenous healing concepts which work
the body, mind and spirit. It is a precise, therapeutic,
clinically oriented, problem solving style of lomilomi which can be
used to prevent and resolve injuries as well as to relieve stress and
to help patients relax.
This special lomi lomi format addresses all body systems, particularly
the muscular-skeletal and connective tissue systems, the circulatory
system, the nervous system and the respiratory and digestive
systems. This style of Hawaiian healing massage also works
with the effects of thoughts, feelings and beliefs on our bodies.
All of our classes include Hawaiian healing chants, use of breath and
meditation, and an introduction to ho’oponopono practices
support right alignment of our mind and emotions.
Advanced training include 1) use of hot stones, 2) use of hale
pulo’ulo’u (Hawaiian sweat lodge) to cleanse the
body of impurities as
well as to allow heat to penetrate through the muscles down to the
bones, and 3) use of internal cleansing to prevent or eliminate an
organ reflex to muscles in which irritated nerves affect muscles.