Hazrat Shaykh Ghulām Muhammad Ma’sūm Sirhindi Faruqi (d. 1161 AH), second son of Khwaja Muhammad Ismāīl Sirhindi, was a great master of the Naqshbandi Sufi order and a great-grandson of Imam Rabbani Shaykh Ahmad Sirhindi (971-1034 AH), may Allah be pleased with them.
1. Hazrat Imām Rabbānī Shaykh Ahmad Sirhindī (971-1034 AH)
1.3. Hazrat Imām Muhammad Ma’sūm Sirhindī (1007-1079 AH)
1.3.1. Hazrat Khwājā Muhammad Sibghatullāh Sirhindī (1033-1122 AH)
18.104.22.168. Hazrat Khwājā Muhammad Ismā’īl Sirhindī (d. 1136 AH)
22.214.171.124.1. Khwājā Ghulām Muhammad Ma’sūm Sirhindī (d. 1161 AH)
He completed his Islamic education at the age of 20 and then started spiritual training under the guidance of his grandfather Khwājā Muhammad Sibghatullāh, who later awarded him with full Ijāzah in the Naqshbandi Mujaddidi tariqah.
He had nine sons. The eldest son Shaykh Ghulām Muhammad Sirhindi became his chief spiritual successor, while the youngest son Shāh Safiyyullāh later became one of the most prominent Shaykhs of the Mujaddidi order.
He passed away on 5 Dhu al-Hijjah 1161 AH and was buried in Sirhind (India) besides his father’s noble grave.