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Abu Shu'ayb Muhammad ibn Nusayr was a disciple of the tenth Twelver Shi'a Imam, Ali al Hadi and the eleventh Imam, Hasan al Askari (d. 873). Ibn Nusayr proclaimed being the door (representative) of al-Askari and of the twelfth Imam, Muhammad al-Mahdi during the Minor Occultation. The followers of Ibn Nusayr are known as: Nusairyoon (Arabic: نصيريون) or Alawi (Arabic: علوي).
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