Morag Murray Abdullah

Morag Murray Abdullah

Edinburgh, Scotland, The United Kingdom
August 15, 1960


Saira Jamil Elizabeth Luiza Shah was a Scottish writer who wrote under the pen name Morag Murray Abdullah. She met the Afghan author, poet, diplomat, scholar, and savant Sirdar Ikbal Ali Shah and wrote about her marriage to this chieftain's son and her travels in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan and the mountains of Afghanistan. They had three children, the Sufi writers and translators Amina Shah (b. 1918), Omar Ali-Shah (b. 1922) and Idries Shah (b. 1924).

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