Scheherazade Merchant, popularly known as Sherry, studied in Mumbai – India passing
out of the J. B. Petit High School for Girls, and later graduating from the Sydenham College, in Commerce and simultaneously obtaining her diploma in Interior Design from Sophia College.
Apart from Feng Shui, her other specialties are Chinese Astrology (known as BaZi), Xuan Kong which is a very advanced form of prediction using the parameters of time and space, Yi Jing, another form of prediction, and Ming Xiang or Face Reading. All these form a part of the broad subject of Chinese Metaphysics.