Namami Karmakar is regarded as one of the finest vocalists among the younger generation of the Kirana Gharana. She had her initial training under Smt. Malini Mukherjee Bhowmick then began learning under the Late Pt. A.T. Kanan and Late Sangeet Bidushi Malabika Kanan before continuing training under their senior disciple Sanjoy ji. At present she is a faculty member at Kolkata Suromurchhana in Kolkata and the Chhandayan Center for Indian Music in New York. She has a masters degree in classical vocal music from the prestigious Rabindra Bharati University.