Dating back to 1000 years, the Sri Chennakesava Swamy Temple was established by Matti Rajas. The place where the temple situated is the birth place of "Annamacharya", a great Vaishnava Sage who written many Kreethanas over Srinivasa Swamy. According to legend, the temple was constructed and administered by the Matti Rajas about 1000 years ago. The sub-temples of Sri Chennakesavaswami Temple are:
Sri Kamakshi Sameta Sri Siddeswaraswami Temple
Sri Gopalaswami Sameta Chakrathalwar Temple
Annual events which happen here are: Brahmotsavam during Sri Chennakesavaswami and Sri Kamakshi Sameta Sri Siddeswaraswami. Also, Annamacharya Jayanthi and Vardhanti Utsavams are conducted every year.