In 2005, Kamala Klebanova started to learn Odissi in the lineage of Guru Deba Prasad Das from Gudrun Märtins (in Hamburg, Germany) and since 2007 also from Guru Smt. Sangeeta Dash (in Pondicherry, India). Kamala is holding the Basic Certificate as a dance teacher from the German Institute for Dance Education. Since 2017, she lives in Japan and performs at several events and festivals in Germany, India and Japan. Presently, she's teaching Odissi to a school student and adults along with her young daughter in Kyoto.
Beside of her dance, Kamala holds an High School Teachers Degree and is a member of the "Research Group of Introvision and Mental Self-Regulation" at the University of Hamburg. In her PhD-Project she investigates the interplay of emotions, cognitions and physical events.