Hollyhock Presenters

Our presenters are curated for their quality, depth, integrity, and alignment with our educational purpose. Since 1982, a distinguished faculty of authors, educators, activists, artists, performers, and practitioners have shared their work at our Cortes Island campus and in Vancouver.

Farah Nazarali

Farah Nazarali  B.A., M.A. has been teaching and studying yoga and mindfulness for 15 years and brings a wealth of practical experience in teaching breathing, wellness, conflict resolution, and non-violent communication in a variety of settings (educational, non-profit, business).

She is the founder of Drishti Point Yoga Podcasts and recorded hundreds of podcasts with renowned authors, teachers, and speakers. She has partnered with established industry leaders in the field of consciousness; Banyen Books and Hollyhock Leadership Learning Center to produce podcasts and teach Retreats. She is on the Board of Directors of Yoga Outreach, a charity that has pioneered bringing trauma-informed yoga to British Columbia and trains hundreds of teachers and volunteers in Trauma Informed Yoga. She currently specializes in teaching transformational Retreats locally and internationally.