Haji Syed Salman Chishty

Chairman, Chishty Foundation

Haji Syed Salman Chishty is born on 9th March 1982 among the “Syed o Saddat” and “Chishty Sufi family of Ajmer Sharif” whose lineage goes back all the way to The Holy Prophet of Islam Hz.SYEDNA MOHAMMEDﷺ through HISﷺ blessed grandson Hz.SYEDNA IMAM HUSSAIN(A.S.)

He being the 26th Generation Gaddi-Nashin (Hereditary Custodians/Key Holders) through His Chishty family which has been engaged in serving at the globally famed, acknowledged and renowned center of Peace and Unity for the whole of Humanity – THE BLESSED DARGAH AJMER SHARIF SUFI SHRINE of the 11th Century Sufi Grand Master Teacher Hz.KHAWAJA MOINUDEEN HASAN CHISHTY(R.A.) whose blessed Shrine’s KEYS have been passed on to the present family of Gaddi-Nashins from generation to generation for the last 800 years.

Since an early age he has been passionate about the World Sufi Spiritual Traditions with special focus on Chishty Sufi Order and after completing his basic education from Ajmer Sharif, got a Bachelors Degree in Economic and Commerce from Wilson College, University of Mumbai. During the following years he became completely dedicated towards his practical Sufi spiritual research studies on World Sufi Traditions and their impact on the different cultures and traditions of the world and vice versa.