Abu Yusuf ibn Saman

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Sayyed Nasir-ud-deen Abu Yusuf ibn Abu Nasr Muhammad Saman (b. 430 AH /1067 CE) was an early day Sufi Saint.

He was a successor to his maternal uncle and master Abu Muhammad Chishti, eleventh link in the Sufi silsila of the Chishti Order and the father and Master of Maudood Chishti. Abu Yusuf was a descendant of Muhammad. He died on 13 Rajab 459 AH (May 1067 CE) at the age of 84. His shrine is at Chisht (Afghanistan).

His successors : (1) Hazrat Khwaja Sayyed Qutub-ud-deen Maudood Chishti, (2) Hazrat Khwaja Soofi Abdullāh Ansaari al-Harwi.

Sajada nisheen of hazmat imam nasir u deen in the present day is syed Shazad masud Shah from Glasgow Scotland U.K.