Sy. No. 6, NH. 4, M Hosahalli, Hosakote, Bangalore Rural - 562 114
T: 080 - 27973330 E: W:

Welcome to Sri Sankara Silpa Sala

Sri Sankara Silpa Sala is the first institute of its kind in India, established to promote Silpa Shastra and for Sculpting in traditional temple architecture. The institute works under the guidance and blessings of H.H. Jagadguru Sri Chandrashekara Saraswathi Swamiji of Shri Kanchee Kamakoti Peetam., Kancheepuram. The founder of the institute Shri S.M. Ganapathy Stapathi who hails from a traditional family of Stapathis has been decorated with various awards for his artistry including the prestigious honour 'Padmasri' in the year 1990.

We, the Stapathis, offer our expertise in

  • ✦ Concept to Completion - under one roof for Traditional Hindu Temples designed as per Shilpa Shastra
  • ✦ Stone Work Architecture
  • ✦ G.F.R.C Ornamental Designs, Artefacts, and related works
  • ✦ R.C.C Integrated Stoned Buildings
  • ✦ Stone Sculpted Railings, Artefacts and other ornamental items
  • ✦ Temple Idols in all sizes
  • ✦ Panchaloha and Temple metal works
  • ✦ Ornamental temple wooden carvings