Kala was certified in Classical Yoga at Kashi Atlanta by Swami Jaya Devi in 2008. He continued his studies in Kali Natha Yoga for three more years with his guru, Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati, including an apprenticeship in 2011. He enjoys sharing the gifts of yoga given to him by Ma and Swami.
Kala has a passion for working with people who are suffering or under-served. He teaches a class for people interested in using yoga to help in the process of recovering from addiction and serves as a program coordinator for Kashi KidsArt, a karma yoga program that provides therapeutic art to hospitalized children. He has also offered free yoga classes at a local LGBTQ youth resource center.
A visual artist, Kala teaches workshops to adults that incorporate painting, collage, guided meditation and pranayama.