Born and brought up in Bangalore, Sahana grew up reading Indian mythological stories and a lot of trivia based books. She pursued Engineering in the picturesque town of Manipal, but also had the urge to explore humanities based courses. Her eagerness to experience all facets of learning made her explore a variety of courses in college ranging from philosophy to mathematics. She tried to gain holistic learning in the form of quizzing, film-making and just interacting with as many people as possible. In her free time, she enjoys learning to play the violin.