About the Writer

Mr. Sahadeva Sahoo is a Professional member of All India Management Association, New Delhi. Training in Project Management, Leadership, Disaster Preparedness & Recovery Management, (Oxford Polytechnic, U.K.) ‘Information Technology in Government’ etc.

Academic Qualification

H.S.C. first regular batch (1957) First Division First, Purusottampur High School, Jajpur I. Sc. (1959) First Division First., Revenshaw College, Cuttack, B.A. (POL. Sc. Hons) 1961, First Class with Distinction and M.A. (Pol. Sc.) (1963) First Class First, Allahabad University


Philately, Numismatics, Writing, Reading, Multimedia works on Computer. A member of the Philatelic Advisory Committee, Government of India, 1989- 91, 1998-2008 Prepared a teacher’s handbook on collecting stamps and coins for the secondary schools in Orissa. Organised 2 National Philatelic Exhibitions in Bhubaneswar: Millipex 2000 and INPEX 2002

National Commissioner
for (i) Prenfil ’88  (World Exhibition on Philatelic Literature and Press)  at Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov.25- Dec.2, 1988; (ii) Montreal ’92 (World Youth Philatelic Exhibition) , (iii) Canada, 25-29 March, 1992, (iv) Bangkok 2000, Apr.00, (v) China 03 at Chengdu, Nov 20-24, 2003, (vi) Doha Cultural Festival (Qatar) March 9-15, 2004 (vii) EFIRO at Bucharest, Roumania, 2008


Father : Late Bhagabat Sahoo, Mother : Late Shreeya Sahoo Wife late Sumitra, was a writer, philatelist, founder-publisher of quarterly journal Stamps & Stamps. Two sons : (1) Subrat, IAS officer of MP - Chhatisgarh cadre (1992 RR), now Secretary, Sports, Youth affairs, Culture and Tourism. (2) Sujit, a software engineer-cum-MBA (IIML), an ex-sr.consultant with US firm Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group, now Director, Trianz. Three grandsons and one grand daughter aged 9 who has authored a story book for children
Bhagabannka Namare Michha
Sarala Mohabharata
Advuta Prani Jagata
A Guide to Stamp Collecting
Akash Kayan
Akash Kusum
Ame Au Ganantantra
Bigyan Bodh 2
Bigyan Rahasya
Buddhi Parikshya
Chalanti Bigyan
Computer Parichaya
Emitibi Udbhabana Heuchhi
Gachhalatara Sansara
Jetedura Setepakha
Kanta Bada
Khajuri Gachhara Sesa Pahacha
Our National Symbols
Tales from Ramayan
Resposive Administration
Salila Samadhi
Samasya Aji O Kalira
Saragara Chanda
Srusti ki Janmapatri
Srustira Jataka O Jibana Ghadi
Taraka Yudhha O Ananya Prabandha
Jantrapatira Kahani