Baba Bulleh Shah
Bulleh Shah, a Punjabi Sufi poet has penned innumerable, soulful Sufi kalaams. Kavita Seth has extensively read this legend and has composed numerous songs from his work. Lagan Lagi, Tere Ishq Ne Nachaya, Ranjha Ranjha are some of those jewels.
Amīr Khusrow, was a South Asian Sufi musician, poet and scholar whose work has been loved all across the world. Having a profound influence of his work, Kavita Seth began composing and experimenting with Khusrow’s work right from the time she was introduced to it. Aaj Rang Hai, Jab Yaar Dekha, Zihal-e-Miskin are some of her compositions that have found a deep, special place in the hearts of her listeners. In fact in her album Trance with Khusrow, she blends Sufi and trance music in collaboration with her son Kanishk Seth.