Cannot perform hadoop fs copy from local

Hello,

i cannot execute the command hadoop fs -copyFromLocal to my home/username directory. It says No such file or directory:

I can now run the comman hadoop fs -copyfromLocal, but get an error
copyFromLocal: Permission denied: user=yvellanki, access=WRITE, inode="/home/yvellanki":hdfs:hdfs:drwxr-xr-x