Malalēśvara temple of Kodamballi in Channapattana taluk: A study
Dr. SK Devegowda, S Shashikumara
Kodamballi village located 13 km. Away from Channapattana taluk has historical significance. The village is called as Kodamballi because of its location in hilly region. In the inscription of Narasimha-II of Vijayanagara kingdom, the region is called as Poyasananā. The 1534 CE inscription of Achutarāya it is said that this region was under the control of Bhandara Timmapayya.