G. Ganikhasri is the daughter of Mrs. Padmavathy. K and Mr. Pon Gunasekaran. She is currently studying in grade 11 at Narayana PU College, Kaggadasapura, Bangalore. She has been learning Bharathanatyam for the past 11 years under the expert guidance of Natya Vidushi Dr. Brasil Leons, founder and director of Yuva Deepthi Nrithyalaya, Bangalore. During her journey in Bharathanatyam, she has participated in various programs and has achieved in numerous Bharathanatyam exams. She also performed her arangetram on 3 December 2017.
She was able to build her confidence as a Bharathanatyam dancer due to the encouragement and support she received from her family and friends. She feels very proud and honored to be a world record holder, and she is very grateful to her guru Dr. Brasil Leons and her institution Yuva Deepthi Nrithyalaya for giving her such wonderful opportunities to perform.