Though much younger to contemporary Sharanas, Chenna-basavanna was much respected for his wisdom. After Allama Prabhu left Basava Kalyana, Chenna-basavanna adorned the Shunya-simhasana, presiding over the Sharanas’ assembly in the Anubhava Mantapa. 1763 Vachanas are available. Pen name: Kudala-chenna-sangama-deva, Born in Kudala sangama, near Bhagalkot. Lived in Basava Kalyana. Last days in Uluvi, near Karwar.
His Vachanas in this collection: