31st January 2020 Remembering Raficq Abdulla

Obituary in The Muslim News, “. . . It was in the field of writing and poetry that Raficq excelled. He published two books of new interpretations of the work of Muslim mystics Rumi and Attar. These were Words of Paradise: Selected Poems of Rumi and Conference of the Birds: The Selected Sufi Poetry of Farid Ud-Din Attar. Raficq penned the script for the award-winning films The Blood of Hussain and Born of Fire, by the leading Pakistani film Director, Jamil Dehlavi, with whom he had studied at Oxford . . .” Mohamed M Keshavjee click here.