Soona ( Soona Masi ) Irani

Courtesy of MN Collection
Courtesy of MN Collection

Born :3rd April 1894

Died : 3rd April 1973

Married : Kaikhushru Zaveri  Beheram Irani

Children : Khorshed "Small"

Parents : ? Her parents came from Kerman, Iran

Siblings : Gulmai - sister, Minochershaw (Dr.) - brother

 

Meher Baba gave her the nickname "Sneezy" after the dwarf in Snow White film.

He also stated that she was the "Gatekeeper of Heaven"

 

Nationality : Indian

LM ; p.5922
LM ; p.5922
MSI Collection ; India - rear left
MSI Collection ; India - rear left
MSI Collection ; India - Soonamasi is behind Baba
MSI Collection ; India - Soonamasi is behind Baba
MSI Collection ; 1937 - India
MSI Collection ; 1937 - India
MSI Collection ; 1937 - India
MSI Collection ; 1937 - India
1937 - Nasik. Soonamasai is standing behind the two men seated behind Meher Baba, wearing a sari.
1937 - Nasik. Soonamasai is standing behind the two men seated behind Meher Baba, wearing a sari.
India, possibly Agra : Meher Baba, Soonamasi & Gulmai : Courtesy of MN Collection
India, possibly Agra : Meher Baba, Soonamasi & Gulmai : Courtesy of MN Collection