Ashna Dhanuka (born 16th June, 1989) is an Indian motivational mentor, a life coach and a confidence counsellor. Known for her amiable connect with the audience, Ashna is said to successfully stir up an emotional quotient in every soul. Her adeptness at solving difficult issues with simple yet warm life concepts has led her to be the audience’s favourite. She is an ardent believer of hardwork and she credits it; as the magic potion that ascertains one’s journey from wishing to winning.
Born in an Indian Marwari family, based in the city of Kalimpong, Ashna spent her early days in the city and later left for Delhi to attend a boarding school in 2001.
She is an alumni of St. Joseph Connect, VDJS Hissar and Kamla Nehru University; her graduation college. Immediately after, she got married to her then boyfriend, Yashwardhan Dhanuka; her biggest supporter. She then shifted to Dhanuka’s hometown; Guwahati, Assam where she set up her Home Décor and Wedding Solution Studio. It was only in 2016 that she decided to venture in other arenas of life, after the birth of their daughter.
It was this shift, that led her to transform her life and impact others. With the intention of broadening her horizon, Ashna joined the Jay Shetty Certification School, where she received the title of a “success coach” after the completion of her certified course.
Abiding by the quote, “Be the change you want to see in the world”, Ashna trotted down this route of enlightenment to touch the lives of of others. She is often credited to miraculously cure people off their mental blocks. She is quite a quintessential life coach, who has hosted several seminars, workshops and events in the corporate, educational and entertainment industries. Through her association with the Members of Parliament, she aims at inculcating a positive lifestyle and mental well being. For the same, she has also worked with the Indian Oil Corporation.
Ashna hosted the celebrity chat show “Zindagi Reloaded” in 2021, and the show took the internet by the storm for right reasons; its candid conversations and its inspirational content. Not just that, she has been the motivational mentor for Mrs Femina 2021 and a motivational host for Dada saheb Phalke fashion and lifestyle award 2021.
Awards and achievements
Ashna has managed to add many feathers to her cap in the course of her journey. She has been able to garner several great accolades, which include the ET award for inspiring women west India in 2021, Dada Saheb Phalke Fashion and Lifestyle Award 2021, The women of substance award 2022, Dada Saheb Phalke Iconic Award 2022 and the Babasaheb Ambedkar Noble Award 2022. Ashna has also been featured in Forbes India – Leadership Awards, March 2021 and Fortune India. Not just that, this motivation master is also a reputed TedX speaker and has appeared as a panelist on NewsEx. Her stroke of genius was noted by alma mater- VDJS Hissar; where she was invited as a Chief Guest.
Goal and Ideology
Ashna intends to help people by creating an ecosystem for them that allows the natural inception of self-worth.This lifestyle guru keeps sharing her knowledge and ideologies through articles that talk about self love and positivity. A flag bearer of mental health, Ashna makes sure to bring light to every concern or problem that an individual might face in different phases of life. It is this sheer diligence, awareness and fluidity of clean thoughts that help Ashna to ascend to the pinnacle of success.