Shaharah or Shehara is a large mountain village and seat of Shaharah District of the 'Amran Governorate, Yemen. The village "lies at 2600 meters and overlooks mountainous bulging swells to the south and shimmering hot plains to the north."The village, which lies on top a sharp mountain of the same name, Jabal Shaharah,consists of several old stone houses and a cistern.