History – We can find many remains and Jaina idols in the place. The temple of bhagawan Shanthinatha is in a mutilated state.

How to Reach – Bankur is situated at a distance of 2 kms from Chitapur of Gulbarga district. Chitapur is at a distance of 629 Kms from Bangalore.

Main Deity – Stone idol of Bhagawan Shanthinath in the kayotsarga posture.