a place in Tumkur dt., six km. from Banasandra railway station where there is a
famous Kalleshwara temple in the Ganga-Nolamba style of the 9th century A.D.
Its ceiling has wonderful dancing Shiva sculpture with musical accompanists and
eight Dikpalas surrounding him with all their paraphernalia.
There is a Chennakeshava temple of the Hoysala style. The
image of Vishnu in the garbhagriha is magnificent. There are
four Ganga temples at the place.