Tamanna Rahman was initiated into the world of Manipuri dance by Shanti Bala Sinha in Dhaka. To receive advance training in the dance form she went to Kolkata and Mumbai where she took lessons from Guru Kalavati Devi, Darshana Jhaveri and guru Bipin Singh. She earned the title Nartan Visharad from Manipuri Nartanalaya at Kolkata. An ICCR Scholar, she holds a post graduate degree in Music, with a specialization in Manipuri dance from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata. In University, she received the Guru Maisnam Amubi Singh Prize for excellence in Manipuri Dance. She has travelled to many parts of the world and performed in many prestigious dance festivals. Tamanna has been teaching Manipuri dance at Chayanaut for many years. She is a graduate architect from BUET, Dhaka.