For other uses, see Srinagar (disambiguation).
|Population density||6383/km2 (2011)|
శ్రీనగర్ నగరం జమ్మూ కాశ్మీరు రాష్ట్రానికి వేసవికాలపు రాజధాని. ఇది కాశ్మీరు లోయలో, జీలం నది ఒడ్డున ఉంది. ఈ నగరం సరస్సులకు వాటిలో తేలియాడే పడవ ఇళ్ళకు ప్రసిద్ధి. Situated at the center of the Kashmir valley, Srinagar is the second most populous district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir,after Jammu District and is home to the summer capital (Srinagar) of Jammu and Kashmir (The capital moves to Jammu city in the winter). The largest city is Srinagar. It is also home to the scenic Dal Lake, a popular tourist destination.
Srinagar district has 2 Tehsils:
According to the 2011 census Srinagar district has a population of 1,269,751, roughly equal to the nation of Estonia or the US state of New Hampshire. This gives it a ranking of 381st in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 703 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,820 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 23.56%. Srinagar has a sex ratio of 879 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 71.21%.
Islam is the predominant religion in Srinagar followed by the vast majority (>93%). Most of them are Sunni Muslims with a minority of Shia Muslims. Other religions include Hinduism, Sikhism, Christianity etc.
Kashmiri (कॉशुर, کأشُر Koshur) is an Indo-Aryan language and it is spoken primarily in the Kashmir Valley, in Jammu and Kashmir..
|Climate data for Srinagar (1971–1986)|
|Average high °C (°F)||7.0||8.2||14.1||20.5||24.5||29.6||30.1||29.6||27.4||22.4||15.1||8.2||19.7|
|Average low °C (°F)||−2.0
|Precipitation mm (inches)||48||68||121||85||68||39||62||76||28||33||28||54||—|
|Avg. precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)||6.6||7.3||10.2||8.8||8.1||5.7||7.9||6.8||3.5||2.8||2.8||5.1||—|
Places of worship[మార్చు]
- Shrine of Sheikh Noor-u-Din Noorani
- Hazratbal Shrine
- Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, one of the oldest mosques in Kashmir
- Shah-i-Hamadan Mosque
- Kheer bhawani
- Shrine of Makhdoom Sahib
- Zestha devi temple
- Shankaracharya temple, possibly the oldest shrine in Kashmir
- 2011 census J&K
- "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.
- Statement showing the number of blocks in respect of 22 Districts of Jammu and Kashmir State including newly Created Districts dated 2008-03-13, accessed 2008-08-30
- "ERO's and AERO's". Chief Electoral Officer, Jammu and Kashmir. Retrieved 2008-08-28.
- US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. "Estonia 1,282,963 July 2011 est."
- "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-09-30. "New Hampshire 1,316,470"
- "Climatological Information for Srinigar, India". Hong Kong Observatory. Retrieved 2011-05-02.
- Greater Kashmir, daily English newspaper from Srinagar, Kashmir
- Official website of district administration
- Soan Meeraas,A Kashmiri newspaper from Srinagar, Kashmir
-  List of places in Srinagar
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