Jahnavi Harrison was raised in a family of Bhakti-yoga practitioners at Bhaktivedanta Manor. She states that she aims to channel her creative expression as a musician as a path to self-realisation and service. She is trained in both Indian (Carnatic music and Bharatanatyam) and Western music, as well as dance, writing and visual arts. She gained a bachelor's degree in Linguistics and Creative Writing from Middlesex University in 2009. Since then she has presented and taught mantra music and meditation globally.