Shri Anjaneya Swamy
Temple is situated in Shamanur village near Davangere and is at a distance of
5km from the city. This temple is dedicated to a Hindu God, Lord Hanuman and it
is said to be constructed 800 years ago which is at the time of establishment
of Shamanur village.
This temple was
reconstructed in 2000 in a Dravidian style which is the most common style across
most of the South Indian temples. You can see a large congregation of devotees
on Saturday due to the religious significance related to Lord Hanuman. With the
combined effort and cooperation of villagers and temple authority, a festival
known as Rathothsav is celebrated for three days which is began from the 10th
day of Maha Shivaratri.