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Culturally Rich Locality of Banashankari


The name Banashankari is derived from the name of a very famous temple known as Banashankari Amma Temple on Kanakapura Road.




The temple was constructed by Subramanya Shetty in 1915 Banashankari is one of the largest locality in Bangalore, extending all the way from Mysore Road to Kanakapura Road. Banashankari is the only locality which has all the possible classifications - stage, phase and block


This part of the city is home to eminent personalities such as Anil Kumble and Ramesh Arvind. Banashankari 1st Stage is one of the oldest areas in Bangalore