The Chennakesava Temple located at Somanathapura ( about 1 hour drive from Mysuru, Karnataka) is one of the finest architectural stone cut temples of India.This temple was built in 1268 C.E by Soma, a Dandanayaka (lit, "commander")  under Hoysala king ...

Karpaka Vinayakar Temple is located at pillaiyar patti, Thiruppatthur, Tamil Nadu. This is one of the ancient rock-cut shrines dedicated to Lord Ganesh. According to Agama texts found on stones of the temple, it might be built between 1091 to ...