Chinmayi ( born September 10, 1984) is an award-winning Tamil playback singer singing predominantly in Tamil. She is also an accomplished voice actor in Tamil films, television presenter, radio jockey, an active blogger, and founder and CEO of a translation services company.

Chinmayi inherited her musical talent from her mother who also has been her guru, T. Padmasani, from whom she learned Hindustani and Carnatic music. Chinmayi went for the Children's garden school until the age of 10. Then, she pursued her secondary education in Hindu Senior Secondary School in Indira Nagar. She did her higher secondary education in home modules. The home module study gave her ample time to concentrate on various other fields, which was a new experience for a student of her age in that city. She learned German as a language in the Max Mueller Bhavan in Chennai and completed certification courses from NIIT and SSI in web design. During her school life, she held jobs with both Sify and Chinmayi currently holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Madras.

Apart from Tamil and German, Chinmayi also speaks Telugu, Hindi, English, and French fluently.