Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee, PhD, is a Sufi teacher in the Naqshbandiyya-Mujaddidiyya Sufi Order. Born in London in 1953, Vaughan-Lee has followed the Naqshbandi Sufi path since he was 19. In 1991, he moved to Northern California and became the successor of Irina Tweedie, author of Chasm of Fire and Daughter of Fire: A Diary of a Spiritual Training with a Sufi Master. He then moved to Northern California and founded The Golden Sufi Center.
For the past decade, the focus of Vaughan-Lee’s writing and teaching has been on spiritual responsibility in our present time of transition, and the emerging global consciousness of oneness. He has also specialized in the area of dreamwork, integrating the ancient Sufi approach to dreams with the insights of modern psychology. More recently, he has written about the feminine, the Anima Mundi (world soul), and spiritual ecology. Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee is author of several books, including The Return of the Feminine and the World Soul, Alchemy of Light, and Fragments of a Love Story.