Permissions for Idries Shah titles

Permissions is a grant of rights for the use of an excerpt from copyrighted material which is to be used in another work.  Examples include: a short quotation from one book used in another book, a short story to be copied for classroom use, a short story to be read on the radio, etc. 

The Idries Shah Foundation Permissions Department processes all requests for all Idries Shah titles for rights. All permissions requests must be received via the form below. All information is required to be filled out in the form.
Requests are handled in chronological order, and generally take 4-6 weeks to process. All contracts require scanned signatures and are sent out by email. 

If you have any questions, please email our Permissions Department at