Manisha was born in India and spent her childhood learning stories of her family, culture and history of nature and the world which shaped her approach to life. She has mastered four languages with working knowledge of several more. After attending the university, earning a degree in Industrial Electronics; she taught computer classes to adults and children. It was through this work that she learned about Montessori. Later, as she stayed in England and Scotland with her family, she experienced the power of Montessori. Upon returning to India, she pursued the Primary Training from Hyderabad, India and has worked as a Montessori Guide ever since. Recently, she completed her AMI Elementary Training from MISD, San Diego, California.