Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee is a Sufi teacher in the Naqshbandiyya-Mujaddidiyya Sufi Order. Born in London in 1953, he has followed the Naqshbandi Sufi path since he was nineteen. In 1991 he became the successor of Irina Tweedie, who brought this particular Indian branch of Sufism to the West. He then moved to Northern California and founded The Golden Sufi Center.
"Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee's explanation in For Love of the Real
of how to turn away from self-centeredness in the face of reality
will appeal to readers who seek to lead a meaningful life." --His
Holiness the Dalai Lama
"Its message speaks to people from many different traditions and backgrounds who aspire to lead lives of greater meaning, fulfillment, and depth." --Acharya Judy Lief, Buddhist teacher, Naropa University; author, Making Friends with Death: A Buddhist Guide to Encountering Mortality