Govindraya Prabhu Sanoor is an Electronics Engineer by profession. His hobbies include Photography, Numismatics, Indian History, Ornithology, Archaeology, Epigraphy and many more. He has authored and published 2 books on numismatics. His recent publication is a Cookbook, which is authored by his wife, Annapoorna Prabhu Sanoor. He lives in Singapore with his wife and 2 children.

His publications to-date are as follows:

The Alupas, Coinage and History
The Nolambas, Coinage and History
Mangalore Cookbook : Breakfast & Teatime Recipes
VOLUME – TWO, Mangalore Cookbook : A Vegetarian Feast