Kind, caring, helpful
Role in the Series
When she hears that the Roar of the Elders has returned she asks Rani to welcome Kion and his friends. Kion tells Queen Janna that he and Ono have come to be healed. Seeing that Kion and his friends have the Mark of the Guard she knows that they are from the Pride Lands. She asks Nirmala the healing expert to take a look at them. Janna explains that while healing Ono will be simple, with his remedy being ready in a few days, Kion's ailments will take both time and patience. Wanting to start right away, Kion is led away by Nirmala to begin his healing. In the meantime, Janna asks Rani to show Kion's friends around.
As the rest of the Lion Guard leaves with Rani she asks Makini to stay. Janna says that she remembers little Makini when she came with her parents. Makini tells Janna that Rafiki started her training to become a Royal Mjuzi. Janna says that Makini will continue her training at the Tree of Life.
Janna shows Makini a painting of Askari the first Lion Guard leader using the Roar of the Elders for the first time. Remarking its been a while since she's had a Royal Mjuzi with her, Janna gifts Makini with the Bakora Staff of her former Mjuzi. At that point, Kion and Rani show up in the chamber arguing. Rani angrily accuses Kion of leading an army of predators to the Tree of Life, believing they should never have allowed him to enter it. Remorseful, Kion apologizes for the trouble he has caused as the Queen notes the predators won't leave now that they've found the Tree of Life.
When Kion offers to let the Guard help, Rani loses her temper, yelling that they can handle it. Janna firmly reprimands Rani, who immediately calms down and apologizes. While Janna appreciates Kion's offer, she agrees with Rani that it's the job of the Night Pride to deal with threats to the Tree of Life, telling Kion he must help himself before he can help others. She advises him to continue his healing, pointing its the reason he came in the first place. Back at the River of Patience, Kion gets frustrated waiting for the log, telling Nirmala he'd finish quicker doing things his way as his scar pains him.Nirmala tells Kion to trust her like Janna advised him to.
In the episode 'Little Old Ginterbong" Janna welcomes Mama Binturong to the Tree of Life. Mama was pretending to be a animal with a hurt leg so she can get info on the Tree of Life. Rani takes Mama to her new home. Janna later also heals Ono's eyes.
In the episode "Long Live the Queen" Janna dies at a very old age and tells Rani that it's time for her to be come queen. They have a funeral for Janna and a coronation for Rani.
- Her name means Paradise in Hindi.