|Real Name||Dhanya Veena|
|Place of Birth||Cheppad, Kerala|
|School||MSM Higher Secondary School|
|Known For||Azhagiya Theeye,Maya Kannadi|
|Home Town||Cheppad, Kerala|
|Parents||Raju – Veena|
|Date of Marriage||21/01/2010|
|Children||Sai Krishna (22/11/2010)|
|Relative||K. Madhu (Uncle)|
Dhanya Veena, better known by her stage name Navya Nair, is an Indian actress who works in Malayalam, Tamil, and Kannada films. She is well established in Malayalam. She is two time recipient of Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress and Kalaimamani award.
Navya Nair was born on 14 October 1985 to Raju & Veena Raju who hails from Cheppad, a village in Alleppey District. The film director K. Madhu is her uncle. She studied at Bethany Balikamadom High School, Nangiarkulangara till 10th grade and then at MSM Higher Secondary School, where her mother was a teacher. She married Mumbai-based businessman, Santhosh Menon, on 21 January 2010 and they have a son Sai Krishna, born on 22 November 2010.