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Awaken the Genius is part of the group of companies owned & controlled by Jas & Maneesh Johari and is actively involved in training people on ‘How to Improve the Efficiency of using the Brain’.

Jas established ‘Jungle Book’ almost 15 years ago and is since been able to empower numerous children with a variety of skills. She is the FIRST Indian to be Licensed by the Buzan organization in teaching the technique of ‘Mind Maps’, originated by ‘Tony Buzan’. She then went on to get the Advanced License which permitted her to teach ‘Speed Reading’ and ‘Memory techniques’.

She was then trained & authorized to interpret the results of the Multiple Intelligence Assessment based on the Theory of Multiple intelligences by Prof. Howard Gardner. She is the National Training Director of ‘Thinking Schools International India” and trains faculty members in introducing ‘Thinking Maps’; ‘Thinking Dispositions” and “Questioning for Enquiry”.

Maneesh is the CEO of the only centre in India of Tony Buzan’s organization “Buzan Centre Pune, India” and also of ‘Thinking Schools International India’.

Maneesh and Jas are corporate trainers and have trained the Top and Senior levels in many renowned companies in India – since the last decade.

Maneesh Johari :

After running his own Mechanical Engineering Industry for over 2 decades, Maneesh was invited (along with his wife, Jas) to establish the ‘Buzan Centre Pune, India’ - THE ONLY centre in the country of Tony Buzan’s (originator of Mind Maps) global organization.

This photograph can be seen in ‘Mind Maps for Business’ written by Tony Buzan, published by BBC.

Awaken The Genius is the ‘E-Learning’ portal of this venture.

Jas Johari :


Her entrepreneurial venture, JUNGLE BOOK, has been training children in the age group of 3 to 14 years - in developing their reading, mathematical, logical, communicative, musical skills - for over 2 decades now.

Jas is THE FIRST INDIAN to be Licensed by the Buzan organization to train others in ‘MIND MAPS’, “SPEED READING” and ‘Memory’ techniques - and has been actively involved in training corporate executives at the top & senior-most levels, faculty members and students in these ‘Life Skills’ - since over 12 years now.

Jas is authorised to interpret the results of the Multiple Intelligence Developmental Assessment Scale - the ONLY test recommended by Prof. Howard Gardner - who gave the world the Theory of Multiple Intelligences. This test is extremely popular in determining appropriate ‘Career Choices’ - for students and adults too.

She is the anchor in the video based ‘E-Learning’ modules of Awaken The Genius.

The team of Jas & Maneesh Johari have trained thousands of people in India - in all sectors…