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Yukiko Takemoto

bilingual vocalist & healer in New York City


Performing Arts & Healing Ministry

Yukiko as Maiko
Yukiko as Maiko


Yukiko was born in Yamaguchi, and raised in Osaka, Japan. She moved to New York in 1986 for the sake of freedom... the freedom to explore her full potential.

Through each page of Yukiko’s websites, you will discover the courage and commitment that it took to fulfill her call to express her gifts. Yukiko’s websites serve as a celebration of her life, as well as a resource of information for other like-minded individuals and organizations.

The precious teachings of Zen in Japan taught Yukiko discipline. The invaluable teachings about personal development in America taught her freedom of expression. 

Yukiko received a full scholarship to All Faith Seminary where she studied interfaith ministry with the late Rabbi Joseph Gelberman. She was ordained as a modern interfaith minister in 2007.

Through her multi talented career path, she gradually developed her way of serving people with her gifts. Over 800 people follow her inspirational messages that arrive in their inbox. Yukiko is the author of her eBook "How Herbs Changed Me" and the producer of her video program "7 Secrets to Optimize Your Yoga At Home." 

In 2016 Yukiko celebrated the 30th anniversary of her life in New York. As Japan commemorated their 5th anniversary of the 2011 Tohoku calamity, she renewed her ministry and made a commitment of sending love for her home country from America. For this Yukiko utilizes Facebook pages and Youtube channel. New websites are underway.


Yukiko says, “When knowledge becomes responsibility, one must forge ahead to help others on a similar journey." Through her work with, she wishes to become a guide for those who embrace Japan in their hearts to achieve their dreams, in a higher meaning. 

By bringing the power of love from the world, Yukiko wishes to help and protect her home country, to heal and prosper in her eternity. 

Yukiko seeks individuals, organizations and sponsors to collaborate with her, so her various strengths can be utilized in work that enhances the lives of others and the lives of Japan.

To learn about Yukiko Takemoto and her services, please visit any of the following sites:

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Sending Love to Japan  YouTube channel

Performing Arts & Healing Ministry    Facebook profile

Wisdom Exercise & Performing Arts Facebook Page   ( Yukiko as Health/Fitness educator & Performing Artist) 

* Learn Japanese NYC Facebook Page (Teaching & supporting Japanese language learners)

* Yukiko as Writer 

 (Remembrance of 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. The letter to my friends in America.)

*Yukiko as Vocalist

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*Yukiko as Organizer

*Yukiko as Healer