Vedic Sarasvati and civilization continuum

Identifying Vedic people

http://sarasvati2.googlepages.com/seatedfigures.doc shows a statuette of a person wearing uttareeyam leaving right-shoulder bare.  The word for penance in Prakrit is: kamad.ha This kamad.ha posture shown on many seals and tablets is read rebus: kampat.t.a 'mint', the workshop of vis'wakarma metal-workers of Sarasvati civilization.  

An achaeological approach and notes on traditions