Kanale is a remote village in Shimoga District
. The only attraction of the village is a Shiva temple. This temple, a retreat to the villagers, has mural paintings which provide an insight into the mural art tradition of Karnataka
, that was formerly revived and fostered by the Vijayanagar rulers in the 15th century. The paintings found in this temple are of a unique nature.
Kanale is 15 km from Keladi
, which is located 6 km north of Sagar