Proceeding onwards he reached Kandhar in year 1638. The fort here was built of mud. From the army point of view, this fort was very important for India. A tug of war was going on between India and Persia oveer this. Shah Abbas of Persia during old age of Jahangir, had occupied the Fort of Kandhar. Since than Jahangir & Shahjahan both continued to reoccupy that fort, but were unsuccessful. Shahjahan had faith in "Aughar" saints and hence "Maharaj Shree" blessed him. Thereafter the Government of Persia had rebelled against the Shah. In the turmoil Shahjahan succeded to take over the fort even without a fight. In this very fort Shahjahan gave reception to "Maharaj Shree".