Spiritual healing is an unconventional method for healing physical and mental ailments. While this is an unconventional and off the track method, still it has been successfully used worldwide in numerous cultures to heal an ailing body or a troubled mind. If you are new to this concept of spiritual or holistic healing then it might take you some time to understand the concept. Spiritual healing is a method with helps a person to not only explore the mind body connection but also ones connection with the divine so as to achieve a sense of achievement and calm.

Spiritual healing can help heal the mind and body and some of the visible effects of this can be seen on the physical well being. Spiritual healing can be used to cure minor ailments like aches and pains, migraines, back aches, etc. On more advanced levels of healing, spiritual healing is also used for curing cancer in cancer patients. While this idea seems farfetched, there is large data from world over that suggests that spiritual healers can help in curing of cancer.

Before we go further into this, one must remember that spiritual healing does not suggest that one should discontinue the medical treatments for their illness. It best thing to do would be to use spiritual healing in conjunction with conventional medical treatment procedures.

Just like spiritual healing and the power of positive thinking helps to eliminate the regular everyday ailments, it can also have deep influence on cancer too. It helps to bear the pain better and can also help slow down or reverse the cancer.

Some spiritual healers use the power of chakras to better understand and heal the cancer. There are claims that suggest that imbalance in the body chakras can give the indication of cancer years before the medical test suggest its presence. A study of breast cancer patients show that each one of them had a torn chakra. Sometimes a torn chakra can be seen years before the tests and hence spiritual healers’ advice to do spiritual healing before any disease sets in the physical body.

Spiritual healing of the body can help to reverse the energy imbalances that can result in terminal diseases. While it is very difficult for a normal person to identify the energy imbalances, spiritual healing can help establish a mind body connection early on so that we can understand when our body wants to communicate to us that something is wrong. One has to understand these connections to get the signals of the body.

Spiritual healing techniques of meditation, reiki, prayers, guided imagery etc. are all seen beneficial in curing many illnesses. But it is important that the patient has faith in this procedure. You can identify and establish connections only if you believe in their existence. Hence faith in you and in the divine is very important part of this process. If you have tried all other remedies then it would be worthwhile to try spiritual healing as part of the treatment.

Author's Bio: 

Jill Magso is a member of the Silva Team and contributes to spreading enlightened ideas and sharing teachings about meditation practices. The Silva Method encompasses a variety of powerful exercises that take you deep into Alpha and Theta levels of the mind so that you can work within your subconscious as well as your conscious mind.