Plate No 01
Bodhisattva Padmapani ( Jambil or Saidu Sharif)
The headless standing Padmapani, stretching his proper hand in direction of earth and holding lotus stem in his left hand whereas carrying two items of clothes. This wonderful piece of artwork belongs to Seventh-Eighth Century AD, mentioned to be found at Jambil or Saidu Sharif, Swat. The stele is damaged from all sides and presently on show at archaeological Museum Saidu Sharif.
Picture: Majid F Masaud