Once told by well known philosopher that one who was fond of reading books could live happily everywhere. As well know poet of Hindi- Shri Banarasidas Chaturvedi quotes, “Bibliophile has not only rich but happy also.” Even Mahatma Gandhi once told, “Value of books is greater than gems, because gems show outer beauty while books radiate inner self”.
If we talk about the best friend of a person then it comes to books. This very attribution inspired by young chap Shri Manish Jain. Fond of readings book became his first love and he decided to make his career is the field of books and mass education through books in general and kids in particular. This very inspiration to know the world of book and philosophy of life made Manish to initiate such venture and he started for a great aim by opening of Jainson Book Shop- A world of knowledge through books.
In 1997 on the auspicious occasion of country’s golden jubilee, Jainson Book Shop came out of showroom premises to inspire students for reading through a venture- Pustak Prakrama- so as to gain the awareness of reading right from student life. Afterwards, these were venture converted into serialized book exhibitions and street plays. People not even enjoyed this but ready to inspire and support this surrounding for reading books and enlighten of knowledge
This step makes the initiation as milestone in the literary circle. In 2001, the very spirit of initiative became as mass educating movement with opening of National book fair. Under the banner of Jainson Book Shop, this national book fair stole the show and became the part of history including such action participations of renowned 155 publications all over the country.
The journey of knowledge of Jainson Book Shop turned into the man awaking movement. A span of a decade made book shop prominent in the field of publishing industry. Through the deep rooted devotion, JBS carve a rich in well known publisher and writers and poets as well. Having well identified in such a business of books and distribution JBS not glorify the city of Devi Ahilya Bai as well known the educational capital of Madhya Pradesh but whole country in revolutionary movement through book and awareness of reading. Now people around the world are busy inquiring about different book titles in JBS. This is not a matter of being proud of establishment but being factor of satisfaction.
JBS, now, is well known name in distributing of English, Hindi books of literature to maximum educational institutes of not in Indore city but around the states as well. Apart from being active in successful distribution face to face, JBS took a step to high tech the distribution by on-line it. This made avid readers more interested in logging on the information regarding books and price list. Due to online process, readers could able to sort out books according to their interest. In online catalogue, whole vital information has been encapsulated into systematic manner. This information has included title, writer, publication and IESBN numbers which could make the reader fully informed
Rang Prakashan: JBS has tried to ensure that well know authors poets and novelists should be introduced to their avid readers with interest. For that, Rang Prakashan came into being to serve such purpose. Rang Prakashan has been established by Manish Jain and Associate.
In promoting of the very concept, the prakashan published- “Mahatma Se Manmohan Tak”, “Prakratik Chikitsa Sandali”, Children’s literature and Navasakshar books for the interest of readers. In future this step could go on constantly.
Bahurang: Society gives a lot to us and it is our endeavor to owe our debt by giving something. By keeping such motto in mind, Bahurang has been established. Bahurang is a multipurpose and creative Non government organization which promotes the cause of literary awareness, publication, environment awareness, water and energy preservation, education and well being works in health sectors. Apart from this, Bahurang supports the case of child welfare, disabled women welfare, help of senior citizen and weaker section of society. Main aim of Bahurang encircles to enhance of tribal welfare and people of slum dwellers. Besides these research and training of people with promoting social and cultural values among society.