Dr. Mausumi Saharia is a popular name for Assamese music lovers. She has also sung for several television shows, films, and video albums.
Mausumi Saharia was born on 6th May in Sipajhar, Darrang District, Assam. Her father’s name is Mr. Hemen Saharia and her mother name is Kanaklata Saharia.
Life at Sipajhar, Darrang District was simple, unpolluted, far from madding rush of a city. There used to be cultural programs and social gathering very often. During those activities, as a small child she picked her first lessons of music and she become popular as a famous child artist.
At the age of 4 she started singing. She gave her first stage performance at her school weekly function. At the age of 6, she started getting formal training in Hindustani Classical Music (HCM). She learnt Hindustani Classical Music from Late Pt. Karuna Shankar Thakuria, Late Amarenda Narayan Dev, Shiben Banerjee and her school teacher Late Gunada Das Kaur.
She learned Karnataki Classical Music from Shri Raghu Je from Bangaluru.
She learned Hindustani Classical Music from Pt. Paresh Jana from Mumbai and thereafter she learned classical as well as light music from most renown playback singer of Bollywood evergreen Suresh Wadkar, Mumbai.