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Mr. Daitari Sahoo

Daitari  Sahoo Name : Daitari Sahoo
Designation : Senior Lecturer
Qualification : M.A., M. Phil. Anthropology,( Utkal)
Phone No. : 9861511933
E-mail ID : dsahoo(dot)utkal(at)gmail(dot)com

Archaeological and Palaeocultural Anthropology,

Prehistoric and Protohistoric Archaeology,

Field Techniques and Methods in Prehistoric Archaeology,

Geoarchaeology and Environmental Archaeology,

Archaeology of Odisha (Prehistory, Protohistory and Rock Art),

Metal Age and Metal Crafts Technology of Odisha,

Ethnoarchaeology of Indigenous Knowledge Systems

In M. A. /M.Sc. Level:

 

      General Papers:

      Archaeological Anthropology (ANTH -C-3),

      General Practical: Prehistoric Archaeology and Museology (ANTH -C-10),

      Special papers (under Group- ‘C’: Archaeological and Palaeocultural Anthropology - Specialization):

      Principles and Methods in Prehistoric Archaeology (ANTH-CE-C1),

Prehistoric Archaeology and Palaeoanthropology of Africa and Europe (ANTH-CE-C2),

Field Techniques and Methods in Prehistoric Archaeology (ANTH-CE-C3),

Archaeology of Odisha (ANTH-AE-1C),

Prehistory and Protohistory of Eastern India and South-East Asia (ANTH-CE-C4,

Advanced Practical in Prehistoric Archaeology (ANTH-CE-C5),

Fieldwork and Dissertation (ANTH-CE-C6).

 

In M. Phil. Level:

Special papers (under Group- ‘C’: Archaeological and Palaeocultural Anthropology - Specialization):

Methods and Issues in Archaeological Anthropology (Paper 102, Gr.-C),

Practical: Archaeological Surveying and Analysis of Antiquity (Paper 201, Gr.-C),

Fieldwork and Dissertation (Paper 202, Gr.-C)

·M.Phil. Guidance - Awarded 14 Scholars

 

      Sl. No.  Names of M. Phil. Scholars   Year of Work                                   Title of M. Phil Dissertation

 

  1. Shri Rajendra Dehuri 1997-98             Prehistoric Cultures around Telkoi, District Keonjhar, Orissa
  2. Shri Deepak Kumar Mohanty 1999-2000        Prehistory and Primitive Farming around Palhara, Central Orissa.
  3. Miss Sarita Nayak 1999-2000        Mortuary Practice among the Pauri Bhuiyna, Kolha and Munda of Jamardihi.
  4. Shri Manoj Kumar Harichandan 2001-2002 Archaeological Investigation around Sarang, District Dhenkanal, Central Orissa.
  5. Miss Kamal Kumari Rana 2001-2002        Stone Carving around Khiching with special reference to Keshna Village: An Ethnoarchaeological Study.
  6. Miss Bandita Das 2005                   Archaeological Investigation around Panchgaun, Khurda District, Orissa.
  7. Shri Yudhisthira Behera 2006-07             Archaeological Exploration in the Kanu River Basin around Rairangpur Area, District Mayurbhanj, Orissa.
  8. Miss Tanushree Canton 2006-07             Mortuary Practices of Hos and Santhals in Saranda Forest Division, Jharkhand: An Ethnoarchaeological Study.
  9. Shri Subrat Kumar Nayak 2006-07             Stone Age Industries around Banki-Athagarh Area, District Cuttack, Orissa.      
  10. Shri Pankaj Kumar Patra 2006-07 Plant Medicine among the Savaras around Athagarh, District Cuttack: An Ethnoarchaeological Study.
  11. Shri Manas Ranjan Pattanaik 2013            Archaeological Excavations at Harirajpur, District Puri, Coastal Odisha.                    

12  Miss Ranjana Singh                        2013                   Neolithic-Chalcolithic Ceramic Remains from Harirajpur, District Puri, Coastal Odisha.

  1. Miss Gayatri Rath 2014                   A Study on Stone Age Cultures of Angul and Dhenkanal Districts, Central Odisha
  2. Miss Sasmita Nayak 2014                   A Study on the Prehistoric Cultural Relics around Baidyanatha, Raruan Block, Mayurbhanj, Odisha
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  • Sahoo, D and K.C. Tripathy, Archaeology of Coastal Orissa: A Glimpse, Manav,3:269-273, The Journal of Anthropological Society of Orissa, Bhubaneswar, 1988-89.
  • Sahoo, D, B.K. Mohanta and T.K. Das, Mesolithic Culture of Gambharia, Northern Orissa, Man in Society, Vol. 12: 74 - 82. The Journal of Anthropology Department, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, 1998-99.
  • Basa, K.K. and D. Sahoo, Mesolithic Culture around Duburi Tamka Region in Orissa, Man in India, 80 (1&2): 121 – 140, A Quarterly Journal of Anthropology, Ranchi, 2000.
  • Sahoo, D., An Ancient Iron Smelting Site in Coastal Orissa, Man in Society, 14-15: 77- 93. The Journal of Anthropology Department, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. 2001-03.
  • Sahoo, D., A Note on Recovered Copper Plate Grant form Nadiabhanga Duburi, Jajpur District. Man in Society, 14-15: 166-167.The Journal of Anthropology Department, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. 2001-03.
  • K. Mohanta and D. Sahoo, A Look in to Indigenous Metal Craft Technology in Orissa, Man in India, Vol. 83 (1 &2): 207-220. , A Quarterly Journal of Anthropology, Ranchi, 2003.

K.K. Basa, B.K. Mohanta, T.K.Das and D. Sahoo, A New Hoard of Punch Marked Coins from Ghumal, Northern Orissa, Orissa Historical Research Journal, Vol. XLVI (1): 99-102.The Journal of Orissa State Museum, Bhubaneswar,2003.

D. Sahoo and B.K. Mohanta, Man-Animal Relationship in Orissa: Gleaned from Excavated Faunal Remains, Orissa Review, Vol. LX (5) 11-13 Published by Information and Public Relation Department, Govt. of Orissa Bhubaneswar, 2003.

D. Sahoo and T. Canton, Mortuary Practices of the Savaras of Cuttack District, Orissa: An Ethnoarchaeological Study, Man in Society, Vol. 17:1-18. The Journal of Anthropology Department Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, 2006-07.

D. Sahoo, Archaeology before History around Kardi, District Boudh, Central Orissa, SEARCH, Vol. 1, January, 2013: 86-103; (ISSN-0974-5416).A Journal of Arts, Humanities & Management, Directorate of & Continuing Education Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India.2013.

D. Sahoo and S. Nayak, Stone Age Cultures around Ghantikhala Area, Cuttack District, Coastal Odisha, Man in Society, Vol. 20:56-80. (ISSN-2347-1530) The Journal of Anthropology Department UtkalUniversity, Bhubaneswar, 2013.

K.K.Basa, R. Mohanty, D. Sahoo and S, Vaidya, Archaeological Excavation at Banga of Harirajpur, District Puri, Coastal Odisha: A Preliminary Report, The Tribal Tribune, Vol.-6, Issue -2. (ISSN: 2249-3433), Bhubaneswar-30, 64, Sarswatikunj. http://www.etribaltribune.com, January-2014

D. Sahoo, Palaeolithic Sites in the Lower Mahanadi Valley, The Tribal Tribune, Vol.-7, Issue-2(ISSN: 2249-3433), Bhubaneswar-30, 64, Sarswatikunj, http://www.etribaltribune.com , January-2015.

D. Sahoo, Prehistoric Rock Shelter Sites around the Delta Head on the Lower Mahanadi Valley, Odisha, The Tribal Tribune, Vol.-7, Issue -3 (ISSN: 2249-3433), Bhubaneswar-30, 64, Sarswatikunj, http://www.etribaltribune.com , April-2015.

D. Sahoo, Rock Art Sites Around The Delta Head On The Lower Mahanadi Valley, Odisha, The Tribal Tribune, Vol.-8, Issue -2 (ISSN: 2249-3433), Bhubaneswar-30, 64, Sarswatikunj, http://www.etribaltribune.com , January-2015.

  • Sahoo, D and T. Canton, 2006, Mortuary practices of the Savaras of Cuttack District, Orissa: An Ethnoarchaeological Study. Abstract published in Souvenir of National Seminar on “Tribes in Crises: Bio-Cultural Perspectives” from 28-30, November 2006 at Raipur; organized by School of Studies in Anthropology Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh,India.
  • Ghantikhal, District Cuttack, Odisha. Abstract published in Proceedings of “99th Session of the Indian Science Congress” Section of Anthropological and Behavioral Sciences organized by the Indian Science Congress Association, 14th, Dr. Biresh Guha Street, Kolkata from January 03-07, 2012 at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar. PowerPoint presentation of this paper made in the conference.
  • Sahoo, D and C. S. Satpathy, 2012, Medicinal Plant used among the tribes around the Mahavinayak Mini- Biosphere, Jajpur District, Odisha: An Ethnobotanical Investigation. Abstract published in Souvenir of the U.G.C. supported National Seminar on “Medicinal Plants: Traditional Knowledge and Modern Research” organized by the Department of Botany, B.B. Mahavidyalaya, Chandikhole, Jajpur, Odisha in collaboration with Dharmasala Mahavidyalaya, Jajpur from 25-26 February, 2012 at Chandikhole, Odisha, India.
  • K. Basa and D. Sahoo, 2015, Researches on Prehistoric Archaeology of Odisha by the Department of Anthropology: An Overview. In Souvenir of Indian Anthropology Congress 2015 (12thINCAA Congress) on “Tribal Transformations in Contemporary India: Issues and Challenges” from 22-23 February, 2015 at Bhubaneswar organized by the Department of Anthropology (Centre of Advanced Study,) Utkal University, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Research& Training Institute (SCSTRTI), Government of Odisha, Bhubaneswar and Lalit Kala Akademi (National Akademi of Arts), New Delhi.

  1. Books: One (1) - Anthropology Glossary (English - Oriya)”: 1-198, First Edition: 2003, Publication No. 412; ISBN: 81-8005-054-8. Authored as one of the subject expert recommended by the Orissa State Bureau of Text Book Preparation and Production, Pustak Bhavan, Bhubaneswar - 751022, under the scheme of production of books and literature in Regional Language at the University Level sponsored by the Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology, Ministry of Human Resource Development (Department of Secondary Education and Higher Education) Govt. of India, New Delhi.
  2. Text Books: One (1) in process “Pratnatattvika Nrutattva”(Archaeological Anthropology) in Odia Language for +3 Anthropology (according to UGC-CBCS Pattern)as a coauthor.
  3. Book Chapters:
  4. Sahoo, D. 2000, Prehistory of Darpankhas (District Jajpur), Coastal Orissa.) In Book Archaeology of Orissa: Vol-1: 173-200 (Chapter-8) ISBN: 81-7702009-9(Vol.1), 81-7702-011-(Set) (Edited by Dr. K.K. Basa and Dr. P. Mohanty), Pratibha Prakashan, New Delhi. 2000
  5. Dash, R. N. and D. Sahoo, 2005, Pre and Protohistory (of Jajpur District)In Book “Cultural Heritage of Jajpur.” Chapter II, History, Section – I: 29-35(Edited by G. Mohanty, H.C. Das,A.K. Pattnayak, H. Satpathy, and E.Padhi), State Level Vyasakabi Fakir Mohan Smruti Sansad, Bhubaneswar. 2005
  6. Sahoo, D. and R. N. Dash, 2005, Pre and Protohistory (of Dhenkanal District) In Book “Cultural Heritage of Orissa, Vol. VI: Dhenkanal District”. Chapter –II,Section-I, History: 31a-31j (Edited by G. Mohanty, H.C. Das, A.K. Pattnayak, H. Satpathy) State Level Vyasakabi Fakir Mohan Smruti Sansad, Bhubaneswar. 2005
  7. Sahoo, D. and R. N. Dash, 2006, Pre and Protohistory (of Angul District)       In Book “Cultural Heritage of Orissa, Vol. VII: Angul District”. Chapter – II, History, Section – I; Political and Cultural History: 31-39 (Edited by G. Mohanty, H.C. Das, A.K. Pattanayak, Haripad Satpathy), State Level Vyasakabi Fakir Mohan Smruti Samsad, Bhubaneswar. 2006
  8. Sahoo, D. and K. K. Basa, 2013, Neolithic- Chalcolithic Cultures of Odisha: An Overview. In Book “Neolithic- Chalcolithic Cultures of Eastern India”. (ISBN: 978-81-910635-1-6) pp.173-200 (Chapter-9) (Edited by Dr. K.N. Dikshit, Indian Archaeological Society), New Delhi. 2013
  9. K. K. Basa and D. Sahoo, (nd.), Neolithic Cultures of Odisha: Issues, Problems and Prospects. Sent in Sept.2014 for publication in the Forthcoming Volume (Edited by Department of Anthropology, Calcutta University), Calcutta.

  • Attended the Workshop-cum-Exhibition (Mayur-98) on the theme of “Indigenous Cultures of Orissa” organized by Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS), Bhopal, Department of Culture, Govt. of India in collaboration with Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar and Collector and District Magistrate, Mayurbhanj (Orissa) on 31st October and 1st November, 1998 at Baripada, Mayurbhanj, Orissa.
  • Attended the ICSSR Training workshop on “Essential Skill in Researching Social Science Information in the Digital Era” (26th to 29th June, 2002) organized by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) and National Social Science Documentation Centre (Nassdoc) at N.K.C. Centre for Development Studies, Bhubaneswar under Indo-Dutch Programme on Alternatives in Development Exchange of Literature, Documents and Data. A certificate is awarded for the same.
  • Attended the two-days of Workshop on the theme of “Anthropology and Museums” organized by  Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS), Bhopal,  an autonomous organization of Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India ) on 25 and 26 October 2010 at Shamla Hills, Bhopal, India.
  • Attended the National Workshop on “Paddy Growing Cultures of Eastern India” organized by Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi in collaboration with the Centre for Heritage Studies, Bhubaneswar for two days from 3rd March to 4th March 2012 at Pantha Nivas, Bhubaneswar. Jointly with Prof. K. Basa presented a paper titled “Paddy Growing Cultures in Odisha: An Ethnoarchaeological Perspective”.
  • Attended and actively participated in the “Workshop on Conservation of Ethnographic Specimens” organized by Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sanghrahalaya,Shamla Hills. Bhopal-462013 (An Autonomous Organization of Ministry of Culture. Govt. of India in collaboration with Centre of Advanced Study,   G. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar-751004 for seven days from 3rd to 8th December, 2012.
  • Attended and actively participated in the “Workshop on Skeletal Remains of Harirajpur, Odisha” organized by Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar-751004 for seven days from 12th  March to 18th March 2013.
  • Attended and actively participated in the “Workshop on Conservation of Ethnographic Specimens” organized by Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sanghrahalaya, Shamla Hills, Bhopal- 462013 (An Autonomous Organisation of Ministry of Culture. Govt. of India in collaboration with Centre of Advanced Study,   G. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar-751004 for seven days from 29th  November to 5th December, 2013.
  • Actively participated and assisted in the “Workshop on Skeletal Remains of Bang, Harirajpur, Odisha” organized by Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar-751004 for seven days from 24th March to 30th March 2014.
  • Attended and actively participated in the “Workshop on Tribal Art of Odisha” organized by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi from 15th to 24th February, 2015 at Department of Anthropology on the occasion of 12th INCAA Congress, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar
  • Attended the one day UGC sponsored “Workshop on Targeting Ground Water” held on 13th November 2015 in the Department of Geology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Attended the one day UGC sponsored “Workshop on Gemology” held on 14th November 2015 in the Department of Geology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Attended and actively participated in the two days Seminar cum Workshop on “ AITIHYA SURAKSHYA” Conservation on Museum Objects on27th and 28th December 2015 on the occasion of “58th Museum Foundation Day” organized by Odisha State Museum, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

  • Received a small grant of University Grants Commission under the Minor-Research Project on “Lithic Cultures of Lower Mahanadi Valley, Cuttack, Orissa” in 1996-97. Report of the same is published in the book “Archeology of Orissa” edited by K.K. Basa and P.Mohanty, 2000, Pratibha Prakashan, Delhi.
  • Received a small grant (jointly with Dr. K.K. Basa) from the D.S.A., Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India for undertaking fieldwork on “Metal Age Remains around Kerjang, District Angul, Central Orissa,” in 1999-2000.
  • Received a small Research grant from the D.S.A. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India for undertaking the Research project on “An Archaeological Survey around Boudh, Central Orissa,” in 2002-2003. Report of the Research Project has submittedS.A. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Received a small Research grant from the U.G.C. sponsored ASIHSS programme of the D.S.A., Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar for undertaking the Research Project on “Investigation in to the Archaeology before History of Cuttack, District”, in 2004 - 2005. Report of the Research Project has submittedS.A. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Received a small research grant from the D.S.A. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India for undertaking fieldwork on the Research Project on “Prehistoric Archaeological Exploration on the Palaeolithic Cultures or Cuttack District, Orissa,” in 2004-2005. Report of the Research Project has submittedS.A. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Received a Research grant from the U.G.C. sponsored programme of the C.A.S, Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar for undertaking fieldwork and make a database of the Research Project on “Indigenous Healing Practices among the Savaras of Coastal Orissa” in  Report of the Research Project has submitted C.A.S. Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Received a Research grant from the U.G.C. sponsored programme of the C.A.S, Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar for undertaking fieldwork and make a database of the Research Project on “Archaeological Investigation and Excavation around Harirajpur, District Puri, Coastal Odisha” in 2013. Research report (in a form of preliminary report) has already submitted in 2013 to the C.S.A., Department of Anthropology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.

  • Distinction in Graduation Honours (History)

  1. Teaching: P.G. Teaching Experience in University: 19 Years, Research: 19 Years,
  • Phil. Guidance-14 Scholars
  • Research Publications in Journals-16 (10 National+6 ISSN Journals)
  • Research Publications in Books-06(05 Published+01 in press)
  • Book Authored as anExpert-01(Anthropology English-Oriya Glossary)
  • Continuing Education Programme:
  • Completed four weeks U.G.C. sponsored Academic “Staff Orientation Course” from 25th August to 21st September 1997 organized by Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India.
  • Completed three weeks U.G.C. sponsored “Refresher Course” in Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology conducted by the Department of Archaeology, Deccan College Post-Graduate and Research Institute, Pune-6 form 19th June to 10th July 2000.
  • Completed three weeks U.G.C. sponsored “Refresher Course” in the subject, Anthropology conducted by the Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, from 27th March to 16th April, 2002.
  • Completed the U.G.C. sponsored “Simple Sanskrit Speaking Course” (1st August to 4th September 2002) at Simple Sanskrit Speaking Centre, P.G. Department of Sanskrit, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Completed three weeks U.G.C. sponsored “Refresher Course” in the subject, Anthropology in ‘Winter School Programme’ conducted by the Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar from 8th January 2009 to 28th January 2009 and placed in Grade-‘A’.
  • Completed three weeks U.G.C. sponsored “Refresher Course” in the subject, Sociology and Anthropology conducted by the Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar from 27th January to 16th February 2010 and placed in Grade -‘A’.
  • Completed three weeks U.G.C. sponsored “Refresher Course” in the subject, Sociology and Anthropology (on specialized subject “Society, Culture and Environment in Development perspectives” ) conducted by the Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar from 10th  March to 30th  March February 2011 and placed in Grade -‘A’.
  • Completed ten days U.G.C. sponsored “Faculty Development Programme-2012 from 30th January to 07th February, 2012, organized by the UGC- Academic Staff College, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Completed three weeks of DST supported “Summer Training Programme” on “Geospatial Technologies & its Applications” held from 8th-28th May 2012 at PG Department of Geology, Utkal University ,Bhubaneswar, organized by Socio Cultural Development Center (SCDC), Odisha and supported by Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, New Delhi.
  • Completed three weeks of “Training / Refresher Course” on “Geospatial Technologies” under Natural Resources data Management System (NRDMS) of DST Government of India, New Delhi, from 10th to 30th, December 2013, organized by Socio Cultural Development Center (SCDC), Odisha in association with Post Graduation Department of Zoology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
  • Member Of Professional Bodies:
    • Life Member of (I.S.P.Q.S.) Indian Society for Prehistory and Quaternary Studies, Deccan College, Pune-6, India.
    • Life member of (A.S.O.) Anthropological Society of Orissa,
    • Life member of (I.S.C.A.) Indian Science Congress Association,
    • Life Member of (I.N.C.A.A.) Indian National Confederation and Academy of Anthropologists,
    • Life member of (O.H.C.) Odisha History Congress,
  • Contribution To Administration:
  • Superintendent, Gopabandhu Chhatrabash(Gents’Hostel-I)from 2003 to 2005.
  • Teacher- in-Charge Student’s Seminar of my Department of Anthropology for the academic sessions 2004-2005 to 2006-2007 and 2008-2009 to 2014-2015.
  • Maintenance of students’ discipline:
  • Counseling students as and when required.
  • Decision Making and Advisory Bodies In Utkal University:
  • Member, Board of Studies, MA/MSc. Anthropology, Utkal University since 2011.
  • Member, Board of Studies in Anthropology Subject, Talcher Autonomous College, Angul (under Utkal University) since 2014 continuing.
  • Involved in the preparation of course curriculum in Anthropology at BA/BSc and MA/MSc under CBCS pattern (2013-14 onward).
  • Other Academic Associations:
  • Member in Editorial assistance committee of the“Man in Society”, Vol.14-15(2001-2003) the Journal of Anthropology Department, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
  • Associate Editor of the “Man in Society”, Vol.20 (ISSN2347-1530) the Journal of Anthropology Department, Utkal University, 2013.
  • Delivered a talk  in the  on the topic “Metal Age Remains around Kerjang, District Angul, Central Odisha” on 21.12.2012, under the UGC scheme of Guest Lecture/ visiting faculty at Department of Anthropology, Talcher Autonomous College, Talcher, Angul, Odisha.
  • Professional Organizations Of Teachers:
    • Life member of (U.U.T.A.) Utkal University Teachers Association,

·               Contact Details:

Shri Daitari Sahoo, Senior Lecturer in Prehistoric Archaeology, P.G. Department of Anthropology,(Centre of Advanced Study), Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar-751004, Mobile No.-9861511933.