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|Shopian district (Original Name SHUPIYAN)
शोपियां ज़िला / شوپیاں ضلع
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
|State||Jammu and Kashmir|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
According to the 2011 census, the Shopian district has a population of 265,960, roughly equal to that of the nation of Barbados. This gives the Shopian district a ranking of 577th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 852 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,210/sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the 2001–2011 decade was 25.85%. Shopian has a sex ratio of 951 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 62.49%.
- Degree College for Boys and Girls (Science & Arts streams)
- University of Siraj Ul Uloom Imamsaheb
- Losetech Computer Education, Shopian
- Govt. Polytechnic college Alyalpora Shopian.
- RPC Computers Srinagar Road Shopian.
- Information Technology Solutions (I.T.S), Batapora Shopian
- Gousia Hanfia institute TRENZ.
- Brilliant Public High School, Mullo Dangerpora
- Public Model School, Ratnipora
- Eternal Success School, Shopian
- Geographicus Public School, Shopian
- National Innovations Public School, Zainapora, Shopian
- Mohammadiya Institution near Eid Gah
- Shah-i-Hamdan School Batapora, on the banks of Ranbi-Ara
- Green Land Higher Secondary Edu. Inst. near the fire station
- Maktabia Islamia School, near the police station
- Sky Lark Public School, near the CEO building batpora spn
- Spring Dales Public School Batapora, near Phe division
- Shama Public High School Habdipora shopian
- Lords Token School Lawahind ganowpora spn
- Activity Public School, Nowpora
- Govt. Middle School, Manzimpora
- School Chale Hum School Village, Manzimpora
- Govt High School, Reshinagri
- Talimul Isalm Ahmadiyya Public School, Reashinager
- Govt Boys Primary School, Reashinager
- Govt Girls Primary School, Reashinager
- Darul Uloom Islamia, Pinjura
- University of Siraj-ul-Uloom, Imamsaheb
- Govt. Boys & Girls Higher Secondary, Shopian
- Sun Shine Public School, Pinjura
- Ameer Kabeer Memorial Institute K. Manloo, Shopian
- Govt. High School, Pinjura
- Shah I Hamdan Institute, Ramnagri
- Govt.High School, Ramnagri
- Govt. High School, D. K. Pora
- Govt. H.S.S., Kapren
- Simnania Public School, Arshi Pora, Shopian
- JK Charitable Welfare Trust
- Al-Mustafa Educational Trust, Mashwara
- Govt. Middle School, Mashwara
- Govt. Middle School, Reshipora, Zainapora, Shopian
- Central Public hr.sec. School, Chitragam
- Govt. Higher Secondary School, Zainapora
- Govt. Boys Middle School, Zainapora
- Govt. Girls Middle School, Zainapora
- Motherland Public School, Zainapora
- Garieb Nawaz Public School, Zainapora
- Hanfiya Middle School, Zainapora
- Haji Mumin Higher Secondary, Kumdalan
- Hanfia Institute High School, Losdanow
- Hamdania High School, Wachi.
- Govt. High school, Wachi.
- Alsaba educational Institute, Wachi.
- Rainbow International Educational Institute, DayGam Toolihalan.
- New Greenland Educational Institute, Aliyalpora Shopian.
- Sautul-Awlia Hanfia School, Dachoo Shopian
The district has a number of hospitals and healthcare facilities, some of which include: District Hospital, Shopian, Sub District Hospital Keller Sub District Hospital Zanapora, PHC Herman, PHC Pinjura PHC DK Pora, PHC Vehil, PHC Sedow.
Places of interest
Shopian district has many places with tourism potential: the waterfalls of Aharbhal, Kounsernag, Kongiwatan, Arshi Pora Shahlatoo Lahanthour, Sedow, Herpora Wild Life Sanctuary, Dabjan - 6 km from Heerpora Village; Peer Marg/Peer Gali - 20 km away from Heerpora on the historical Mughal Road; beautiful Lake Nandansar - 2 km away from the Peer Ki Gali; Hash Wang Bagam Pather, Sok Saray,and Mughal Saray at Jajinar. The Jamia Masjid in Shopian is one of the famous historical monuments built during the Mughal reign resembling that of jamia Masjid Srinagar. The famous Aasar-i-Sharief Dargah at Pinjura, attracts thousands of devotees on the occasion of Eid-i-Milad-un- Nabi and Shab-i-Mehraj. Darul Uloom Islamia Pinjura where large people gather to seek (spiritual and moral) knowledge and propagate to others.Aasar-i-Sharief Dargh's Arhama, and Khudpora, Chowgam
The major roads connecting Shopian with neighbouring districts are:
- Shopian -Dachoo via Immamsahib
- Shopian -Rajouri via Mughal Road
- Shopian-Pulwama-Srinagar Road
- Shopian-Anantnag Via Dachoo- Zainapora
- Shopain -Anantnag via Kader
- Shopain Anantnag Via Kulgam kudwani Wanpoh khanabal
- Shopian-Rajori-Poonch via Mughal Road
- Shopian-Heerpora via Mughal Road
- Shopian-Bijbehara via Imamsahib, d k pora kulgam Dachoo, Nagbal
- Shopain-Zainapora( Babapora)- Frisal- khudwani
- Shopain-Zainapora( Babapora)- wachi - Sangam
- Shopian to Kulgam kachdoora, sehpora Mohanpor or Okay
- Shopian to Reshinagri via Narwaw, Saidpora
- Shopian to Nehama via Vehil Nowgam, Kanjiullar
- Shopian to Ramnagri via Narwaw, Saidpora, Amshipora.
- Shopain to Kangiullar via Ramnagri and Gadiporahir
- Shopain to Kheer Bhawani at Mamzam via Ramnagri, Kanjiuller Nihama
- Shopain to(Aharbal)via Ramnagri, Gadipora and Nihama
- Shopian to Zawoora via Rambiara.
- Shopian to Shadab Karewa Via Zowoora.
- Shopian to Narapora, keller via Zawoora
- Shopain to Ahrabal via Saidow
- Shopian Arshi pora road to link Via Herman Kadder Road
- Shopian to Manzimpara via Kumdalan.
List of Villages in Shopian Tehsil
1. Abal Wanah 2. Adijan Adwan 3. Adora Ram Pathri 4. Adva 5. Aglar 6. Aglar Charat 7. Ahagam 8. Ali Shah Pora 9. Aloorah 10. Amer Bogh 11. Amshi Pora 12. Arahama 13. Ari Pora 14. Awind 15. Awnera 16. Baba Pora 17. Badi Gam 18. Badi Marg 19. Bagh I Hari Pora 20. Balah Pora 21. Bandah Paho 22. Barah Bugh 23. Barthi Pora 24. Baskochan 25. Bata Pora Niladang 26. Bedha Pora 27. Bimini Pora 28. Brari Pora 29. Brari Porah Pala Pora 30. Buta Maran Wanpora 31. Chak I Aziz Shah 32. Chaki Cholend 33. Chaki Diyaro 34. Chaki Hakim Baqar 35. Chaki Shamshi Pora 36. Chaki Sidiq Khan 37. Chako 38. Chakorah 39. Chal Gund 40. Chanchawar 41. Chater Wosh 42. Chatri Pora 43. Chawan 44. Chedran 45. Chera Marg 46. Chidvi Pora 47. Chilli Pora 48. Chitra Gam 49. Chode Gam 50. Choti Pora 51. Chowdari Gund 52. Chowgam 53. Dagah Pora 54. Dangam 55. Dangar Pora 56. Daram Dore 57. Dashi Pora 58. Dasso 59. Day Gam 60. Dev Pora 61. Diyaroo 62. Dobi Pora 63. Dom Pora 64. Doma Wani 65. Drager 66. Drawni 67. Dreri Kali Pora 68. Durah Pora 69. Feri Pora 70. Gada Pora 71. Gadhi Pora 72. Gagren 73. Gahend 74. Gano Pora 75. Gano Pora Arash 76. Goti Pora 77. Gund I Darvesh 78. Gund I Hado 79. Gund I Uwan 80. Habdi Pora 81. Haider Gund 82. Haji Pora 83. Halow Pora 84. Hamhonala 85. Hanji Pora 86. Hardo Nagisheran 87. Hardo Pandove 88. Hari Pora 89. Hef Kuri 90. Heff 91. Hei Pora Bata Gund 92. Herman 93. Hillow Gun I Murid 94. Hind Sita Pora 95. Hir Pora 96. Hoshang Pora 97. Jampathri 98. Kach Dorah 99. Kani Gam 100. Kani Hama 101. Kani Pora 102. Kanjiuler 103. Kanso 104. Kapren 105. Kargam 106. Kashwah 107. Katho Halan 108. Kegam 109. Kellar 110. Kelro Malik Gund 111. Khajah Pora 112. Kherwarah 113. Khoram Pora 114. Kotah Pora 115. Krawora 116. Kumdalan 117. Lamdoora 118. Lara Gam 119. Lari 120. Lawahend 121. Losdano 122. Maishah War 123. Makan I Danger Pora 124. Makan I Douaro 125. Mala Dair 126. Malawrah 127. Mali Bagh 128. Mandojan 129. Mangi Pora 130. Mani Hal 131. Manlo 132. Manzim Pora 133. Marheng 134. Mast Pora 135. Mati Pora 136. Matri Bagh 137. Mazhania 138. Memandar 139. Mohan Pora 140. Molo 141. Moughal Pora 142. Mujah Marg 143. Murad Pora 144. Musi Pora 145. Nadi Gam 146. Naid Gund 147. Nara Pora 148. Nari Marg 149. Narwaw 150. Nasar Pora 151. Nazneen Pora 152. Nerwani 153. Nildorah 154. Nori Poshwari 155. Now Pora 156. Now Pora Bala 157. Nowgam 158. Pader Pora 159. Pahali Pora 160. Pahano 161. Pala Pora 162. Pandoshan 163. Panzer 164. Pargochi 165. Partap Pora 166. Patar Wal 167. Pinjorah 168. Pir Pora 169. Posh Hamah 170. Purso 171. Qongonah 172. Rakahamah 173. Rakh I Zaina Pora 174. Rakha Pora Nack Pora 175. Rakhi Nara Pora 176. Ram Nagri 177. Ranbir Pora Nowabad 178. Ratni Pora 179. Rawal Pora 180. Reban Gund Bahram 181. Rei 182. Rengwar 183. Reni Pora Khasi Pora 184. Reshi Pora 185. Reshnagri 186. Safanagri 187. Sago Hand Hama 188. Said Pora Bala 189. Said Pora Pain 190. Sandho Shermal 191. Sangren 192. Sarab 193. Sazan Shopian 194. Sedheve 195. Shamshi Pora 196. Sharat Pora 197. Sherabad 198. Shermal 199. Sofi Pora 200. Sugan 201. Tachalo 202. Teki Pora 203. Teng Wani 204. Tengah Pora 205. Tharan 206. Tharan Kandi 207. Tranz 208. Tukroo 209. Tulran 210. Turka Wangam 211. Ura Pora 212. Utar Pora Pahali Pora 213. Uwan 214. Vehel Chatta Watan 215. Veshro 216. Wachi 217. Wacho Hallan 218. Wadi Pora 219. Wangam Sodershan Pora 220. Wangi Pora 221. Watho 222. Zaina Bato 223. Zaina Pora 224. Zerakan 225. Zipora Dharamarth 226. Toolihalan 226. Nagabal 227. Daygam