Grounded in the traditional lineages of yoga with a focus on Ayurveda, Ashtanga, Tantra and Hatha. Every Ritual experience is full of opportunities to learn, grow and dive deeper into your understanding of self.

"Ritual Retreats was born out of my love of all things yoga. I believe that there is a wealth of knowledge and understanding of self to be gained by following the ancient teachings and practices of yoga. The rituals within these practices can be embodied within our daily routines to enhance this beautiful experience of life.” - Emma Maidment, Founder of Ritual Yoga.

"Yoga is a journey to the self, through the self." - Bhagavad-Gita



About Our Founder, Emma maidment 

Emma is passionate about health and wellbeing and living an authentic, connected life. She is a devoted student of the ancient practice of yoga and a dedicated teacher. Emma’s classes are energetic and dynamic whilst being grounded in mindful movement. Her classes see students moving in new ways and learning to connect and listen to their bodies, offering an experience of deep self-awareness. Emma aims to empower her students to take the lessons learnt on the mat with them into daily life.  She writes regularly on health and wellbeing for Body+Soul and has been featured in Natural Health Magazine, The Daily Mail, Yoga Journal and Yahoo Lifestyle, amongst others. Emma runs a number of wellbeing events and is the co-founder of The Mindful Morning Collective, as well as teaching for Wanderlust ANZ. You can follow her adventures on instagram: @emmamaidment_ or head to