Sri Chennakeshava Temple
Shanka village is at a distance of 15kms from Hassan. Sri Chennakeshava Temple appears to have been built during 11th-12th century AD in Hoysala style of architecture. The temple is as attractive as it is on the hillock. The temple is having garbhahgriha, Antarala, Navaranga and Mukhamantapa with a separate Mahadwara in the front. The restoration work of the temple took up during 2002-04. After the restoration work; the temple attracting more number of devotee’s. Daily pooja is being performed in the temple.