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Trekking,Holy places,natural beauty
Pogal-Paristan is newly carved out tehsil from which came into being in the year 2014. It is situated about 35kms from District headquarter Ramban and 23kms from Banihal town.The tehsil head quarter is located at Ukhral just 8kms from National Highway via Magarkote. It is totally hilly area and consists of nine revenue villages, i.e., Pogal, Panchal, Alinbass, Paristan, Bingara, Dhanmasta, Sujmatna, Ramsu and Senabhati.The inhabitants of the area mainly depend upon agricultural activities and used to grow crops of all seasons like Maize, Potatoes, Pulses (Rajma) etc. The area has a potential of horticultural activities.show more
Pogali, Kashmiri,Gojri are the main languages of the area. The sweet song(pogaligeet) locally called ‘Chan’ is pleasant to hear and is sung by men and women on special occasions. The lyrics are mixture of Kashmiri/dogri.
The area provides opportunities for cultural, orchard, agro and adventural tourism potential. The area has scenic spots and vast lush green meadows of several kms such asNani-marg, Mayal-sar, Yamul top,Sargali,Goglidhar(Sunsari),Devhira, sharwadhar are some important spots of Pogal-Paristan Tehsil. There are two main water streams: one flows from Pogalnallah and another from Paristannallah, both met at Ukhral and from there passes through Batroo hamlet and join Magerkote to Bechlari rivulet and finally into mighty river Chenab. In 2015 two macro hydro-electric power projects were sanctioned about two MW each, the work is in progress.
It is a promising tourist resort which when exposed to the outside world can make a mark on tourist landscape.This potential tourist spot offers excellent opportunity for adventurous Tourism activities as the area receives heavy snowfall during winter months.The local school children frequently visit the place for picnic and cricket matches. Sargali have best camping ground for trekking amidst beautiful grasslands. Sharvadhar The scenic spot ofSharvadhar is located about 30kms from National High Way via Magerkote. The 18kms of the motor able road from Magerkote follows 12kms pony track up to Sharvadhar from Senabati village. The track from Senabati to Sharvadhar is a steep climb through a scenic forest track. This place is famous for 400 year old Chandi Mata Mandir. Every year a yatra is held in the Mid of June (i.e., in the month of Bikramy “Hara”) and continues for a fortnight. Thousands of throng from adjacent districts and even from outside the state came here to participate in this centuries old yatra.
The beautiful landscape ofGogli-dhar(Sunsaree) literally meaning ‘golden rocks’ in Kashmiri is situated about 4kms from Maligam(Pogal) via lower Gogly and about 5kms from Senabati village(Paristan) on foot. The lash green meadows present a pleasing sight. During summers, the habitants of adjoining areas settle here for 4 months along with their livestock.In winter, this place receives heavy snowfall.
Tourism potential:It is best for adventure activities. The trekking routes are:
1)Ukhral—Alinbass—Gogli-dhar. (5hours )
2)Ukhral—Maligamphalsil—Gogli-dhar. (5 hours)
3)Paristan—Gogli-dhar. (1 hours)
This place also offers camping on the top is very enjoyable during summer.
It is located in Village Dhanmasta Tehsil PogalParistan District Ramban.It is a beautiful plateau situated at a distance of about 5kms from Gugwani (Neel) and 8kms from Batroo via PogalParistan road. Both the routes are pony track. The road is under-construction so far.The Gugwani (Neel) track which passes through pristine forest cover of fir and Deodar trees, meandering stream and rivulets adds more beauty to the place.From the plateau of Kharwan, one can have a majestic view of entire Neel and Paristan areas. During Dogra rule a Fort was constructed there named “PogalQilla” but was ruined and now only debris of this monument are there.
One of the famous saints named ‘Johar sahib’ belong from this area. Today he is being remembered by the people of entire district for his spiritual value which Allah had bestowed him. At that time people visited to the saint and their wishes were fulfilled.
Trekking,Holy places,natural beauty
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