Shah Do Shamshira Mosque in Kabul - Afghanistan


Shah-Do Shamshira Mosque (the name translates to Mosque of the King of Two Swords) is a yellow two-story mosque in Kabul, just off the Kabul River in the center of the city. It was built during the reign of Amanullah Khan. The Mosque is located next to the tomb of a Mughal General Chin Timur Khan who was also the cousin of Babur who helped conquer much of India and famous for the Battle of Khanwa, in which Chin Timur Khan lead the Muslim forces into battle and took a leading role, not far from here is the tomb of Babur and many other prominent Muslim commanders who invaded India and established Muslim rule over Northern India(Pakistan,India and Bangladesh) from Afghanistan.;


Address: Shah Du Shamshira Mosque
Kabul, Afghanistan ‎

Map for Shah Du Shamshira Mosque

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