Manjari was born in India on 17 Apr 1986 but spent her childhood in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman where her parents were pursuing their careers. Born with no musical lineage, Manjari’s inspiration to learn music was mainly drawn from her parents, especially her mother who was a keen music enthusiast since her childhood. The spark in this artist was realised at a very early age by her mother. When the legend, Dr.K.J.Yesudas visited Muscat, he happened to hear her sing. Dr.Yesudas adviced her parents to train the child in
Indian playback singer
Achievements and recognitions are as follows.
Kerala State Film Awards:
2004 - Best Playback Singer - Makalkku ('Mukilin Makale')
2008 - Best Playback Singer - Vilapangalkappuram ('Mullulla Murikkinmel')
Asianet Film Awards:
2006 - Best Female Playback - Rasathanthram ('Attinkara')