The 1st Pitstop was made near Kadambam
on Mysore Highway, Whch comes before Kamath.
Was nice , Ate Pongal on Makara Sankranthi.
Then headed towards Somnathpura.
The famous Keshava Temple in Somnathpur was built in 1268 A.D.
When the Hoysala rule had completed 260 years.
Built by the army commander of King Narasimha III, Somnath set up this
temple to glorify Hoysala craftsmanship.
The architect and sculptor of the famous Somnathpur temple, Jakanachari
bestowed to the Keshava Temple a perfect symmetry with stone carvings.
Constructed on a raised platform it raises into a stellar
shaped temple with carved pinnacles.
The three sanctums had exquisitely carved idols of Kesava
The outer surface of the temple has star shaped folds on the walls on which
The idol of Kesava since is missing. Venugopala Swamy More to come