Indrashailaguha stele with Kharosthi inscription. mamane Dheri, Charsadda. Dated by the inscription to 216 or 316 CE. Gray schist. H. 29-15/16 x W 29-1/2 x D 4-3/4 in. [76 x75 x12 cm.] Peshawar Museum, PM-2805.
This carving on a stone slab or stele depicts the Buddha in meditation posture surrounded by scenes from his life story. The inscription refers to Indrashailaguha, a Buddhist practice center located inside a giant cave.
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