See also the related category sanskrit.
Aakanksha is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Aakanksha include Achaana, Achimah, Aenhoa, Aenhoah, Agnesa (Armenian, Czech, German, and Italian), Agnesca (Italian), Agnese (Italian and Latvian), Agneska (Czech), Agnieska (Polish), Agniya (Lithuanian), Aheamsa, Aheemsa, Aheimsa, Ahisma, Ajana, Ajena, Akanke (African), Akasma, Akona, and Akonna.
† approx English pronunciation for Aakanksha: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; NG as in "sing (S.IH.NG)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)"