Sadly many of Emma's upcoming speaking and teaching engagements, including her Cyprus retreat, have been postponed due to the Covid-19 outbreak. You can find more details of specific events on her events page. For information about refunds please email 

Emma will be teaching more ONLINE over the coming months! You can find more details below

Cyprus Retreat POSTPONED until further notice

Online Teachings

Emma is sharing her wisdom online to support our wellbeing through these difficult times.

Sessions are offered via zoom and include talks on a variety of themes, time for reflection and the opportunity to ask questions if you wish.

Emma will be speaking and teaching at the following locations around the world in 2020

Cologne, Germany May 9-10 contact

Edinburgh, Scotland June 11-14 contact

Emma will be teaching and speaking at WOMAD in Wiltshire July 24-26, More details to follow


Butterworth, Penang, Malaysia November 2020. contact

Near Jakarta, Indonesia Dec 2020 contact

Emma's inspirational TedX talk has been viewed nearly half a million times on YouTube! 

Watch it here

Set Free

The book that bridges East and West

Emma's first book, Set Free, was published in April 2017, detailing her inspirational story. 


Proceeds from the book sales are donated to Opening Your Heart To Bhutan, the charity founded by Emma.

What People are Saying...

"Must read memoir"

Vogue India

"An amazing story by an amazing woman"

Davina McCall

"Pema Deki - the fun nun!"

Economic Times of India

In 2017, Emma received the Point Of  Light Award from the British Prime Minister for her exceptional volunteering overseas.

With an in-depth knowledge of the country, you are ensuring needs are met and lives transformed.

The Rt Hon. Theresa May MP

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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