Can We Prove that Good Things Do Happen to Good People?

Whether on TV, in a movie or in your own life, you’ve heard the phrase, “Karma is a b*$%h.” This is typically said to somebody who has just had something bad happen to them, and the declaration is usually made with a certain amount of schadenfreude. But what is karma, exactly?…

Why Practicing Good Karma is the Key to Living Soulfully

You’re rushing from appointment to appointment, never pausing to breathe or reflect on why you’re so tired and so busy. In traffic, somebody cuts you off and you lay on your horn, provoking them to shake their fist at you. Another driver tries to merge into traffic ahead of…

Connecting Deeply to the Heart: An Interview with Writer, Healer and Yoga Expert Deborah Quibell

Rituals is always looking for ways to slow down and be present in the moment.  Yoga, with its combination of movement and meditation, is therefore a very attractive and interesting concept to us. That’s why we’ve enlisted professional writer, healer and yoga expert Deborah Quibell to provide exclusive video…

Introducing MadC: The Artist Who Creates from Her Soul

World-famous street artist MadC, born Claudia Walde in Bautzen, Germany, has made an entire career out of expressing her soul.  By immersing her studio in the fragrance from our new Summer Limited collection, she created a gorgeous work of art evocative of the scents of verbena and petit grain….

How to Express Your Soul?

Have you ever stopped to wonder about your soul? How does the soul make us who we are and guide us in the choices that we make? Discovering ways to uncover, nurture and express your soul can be life-changing. Our soul is our spiritual side, regarded as immortal. It…

Dancing for Her Life

One of the truest, most authentic ways of revealing our deepest selves is through our creativity. Michaela DePrince, a Sierra-Leonean-American ballerina who defied all odds to make her dream of dance a reality, is just one example of how artistic expression can celebrate the soul. Watching Micaela DePrince perform…

Introducing MadC: Express Your Soul

What happens when the world’s most famous female street artist teams up with Rituals? An exceptional piece of artwork is created, forming the basis for the design of our new Limited Edition. Full of passion, MadC bares her soul in an authentic, colourful and dynamic visual language which she…

How to Relax in 30 Minutes or Less

“A charming woman is a busy woman.” –Loretta Young Being a modern-day men or woman means struggling every day to find a few minutes to relax and recharge. We often have so many demands on us that we put ourselves last again and again. Which is truly counterproductive, because…

Creative Activities That Boost Happiness

No matter how positive we try to be in our lives, all of us experience the occasional bad day. It is sometimes tempting to withdraw from the world when this happens—choosing to crawl into bed and do nothing rather than face disappointment. However, evidence from behavioral scientists suggests that…

How to illuminate the winter blues in 5 minutes

During the dark winter months we could all use a little extra light into our lives, physically and spiritually. There are many ways to enjoy meditation, but practices that focus on light can be especially beneficial during this time of year. White light meditation is intended to get rid…