Who is Manas Madrecha?Manas Madrecha is an Indian poet, blogger and motivator, currently pursuing B.Com, CA, CS & IAS, with a vision to engage with millions. Fondly exalted as SP (Spiritual Philosopher) by his peers and admirers, the young adult is engaged in "Simplifying Universe" by simple acts of spreading love, hope and self-determination, through his humble poems and articles.
Achievements and Social Participation:😎 He secured 94% in 10th std - (2011-12)
😋 He was elected as Chairman of Students' Council in junior college with overwhelming majority. (2012-13)
👌🏻 Next year in 12th std, he was Elected as Best Student of Junior College - (2013-14)
😁 He secured 91% in HSC - (2013-14) [First time in the 60 years history of his junior college to score 90+ in Commerce stream.]
☺ He cleared CA-CPT in first attempt and secured 169/200 (June 2014)
🙏🏻 He was Nominated as representative of Commerce stream in degree college in Students' Council, set up under Maharashtra Universities Act, 1994. (2014-15)
😃 He represented Kelkar college at Avishkar Research Championship - After winning at Khalsa College, advanced to District level (Dec 2014) [Project: Privatization of Indian Railways (Local)]
😃 He cleared CA-IPCC (2nd exam of Chartered Accountancy) - 1st Group in 1st attempt, and entered CA-Final (May 2015)
😚 Seeing his calibre and potential, he was nominated as representative of Commerce stream again. (2015-16)
😌 He contested Kelkar College's General Secretary elections 2015, and though lost, got into the "Core Committee of the Council", who conceives and manages the entire Council activities. (Sept 2015)
😋 He was rewarded with "Best Speaker" Award in Presentation competition in college (2015)
😃 His name appeared in Bombay Times newspaper for Hindi poems recited during "Fresh Face" event (20 Nov 2015)
😎 He was chosen as in-charge of Sherlock Day in college, wherein 500+ entries came (Dec 2015)
☺ Representing his Kelkar college, he won 1st prize in 'Commun-a-thon', a 3-level competition on public speaking at 'Gandharva', an intercollegiate fest of Joshi Bedekar College, Thane (Jan 2016)
😎 He also won 1st prize in Spelling Bee at the same event 'Gandharva' (Jan 2016)
🙏🏻 He hosted annual "Prize Distribution Ceremony" in college, wherein Chief Guest was Dr. Anil Kakodkar, former Chairman of Atomic Energy Commission of India (Feb 2016)
😃 On behalf of Council, he was chosen to attend pre-Budget session of Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Union Minister (Feb 2016)
✌🏻 In May 2016, Manas was Elected as Committee member of "Western India Chartered Accountants Students Association (WICASA)" - Thane city; thus, currently getting an opportunity to serve 9000+ CA students] (2016-17)
😚 Keeping faith on him ignited, he was Nominated as representative of Commerce stream AGAIN. [Thus, it is not only his 3rd consecutive year in Council, but he was the only person in Council 2016-17 to have been a member before] (2016-17)
😯 On behalf of Council, he was chosen to attend Quit India movement event at August Kranti Maidan, attended by CM of Maharashtra, Union minister of Urban Development of India, etc. (Aug 2016)
😘 Cleared CS-Executive exam in December 2016.
... and counting ❤ ❤ ❤
Personal LifeBorn in 1996 in the city of Thane (Maharashtra), Manas has been a philosophical enthusiast since childhood, with a keen interest in religious scriptures, spiritual metaphysics and self-elevation. He began discoursing on life and love from his school days, and continued in the college, while his audience amplified from friends to peers to juniors and seniors alike.
Manas is an aesthetic person and can play musical instruments like piano, guitar as well as harmonium. His fascination for rhymes knows no bounds; all the Hindi poems of this blog, inspite of being so varied, follow the same meter. And apart from all this cultural aspects, he is a CA student, undergoing article-ship.
Things Manas loves:
- Being a photo freak, having zillions of photos clicked! (of course, of self)
- Binge-watching English serials (Game of Thrones, House of Cards, Sherlock, The 100, Person of Interest, Suits, How to get away with Murder, Modern Family, etc.) and Youtube channels
- Karate (though, left the training during school) and Swimming (despite the laziness)
- Ruffling of hair by wind, whether on a bike or on mountain-top
- Bhagwan Mahavira's message of non-violence, vegetarianism, and karma-theory
- Learning languages and striving to attain proficiency
- Shashi Tharoor's oratory
Things Manas hates:
- Someone stealing his food
Public LifeManas has been always known for his mesmerizing speeches, throughout his school life with a fluent command over Hindi and English languages that paved path for his oratory skills.
His accolades include public figure at the school S. E. S. High School and Junior College, where he was elected to be the Chairman of Students' Council (2012-2013), thereby leading over 1600+ students. In 2013-2014, he was chosen as the Best Student of SES.
He has been representative at V. G. Vaze College of the Commerce stream since 2014-15 till 2016-17 for three years.
His recognition as a poet as been acclaimed in Times of India newspaper, dated 20th November 2015.
As a philosophical enthusiast, Manas has keen interest in religious scriptures, and public-speaking. His efforts to reconcile science and religion with logical reasoning, has earned him the image of "Baba" among his peers and had got him selected in core committee of Thane Jain Yuva Group for 2014-15.
Connect online with Manas MadrechaManas Madrecha has his fan page on Facebook: Manas Madrecha SP - The Fanpage
And to find his lovely pictures, along with his thousands of followers, you may follow him on Instagram: Manas Madrecha Instagram