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Sabeeha Rehman

Author, Threading My Prayer Rug

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Sabeeha Rehman is an expert in interfaith relations, and a prominent voice on what it means to be an American Muslim.


Sabeeha Rehman is the author of the memoir, “Threading My Prayer Rug. One Woman’s Journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim,” (2016).  The book was Short-Listed for the 2018 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, received Honorable Mention in Spirituality, by the San Francisco Book Festival Awards 2017, and was listed as Top 10 Religion and Spirituality Books 2016; Top 10 Diverse Nonfiction Books 2017, by Booklist. Excerpts of the book were featured in the Wall Street Journal, and She is an op-ed contributor to the Houses of Worship column of the Wall Street Journal. As a public speaker, Ms. Rehman has spent the last several decades engaging in interfaith dialogue. She blogs on topics related to American Muslim experience.


  • Religion & Interfaith
  • Arts & Culture
  • Lifestyle & Living

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Interfaith Relations, Discrimination and Bigotry, Islam

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U.S. Politics

Articles, Publications and Appearances

Wall Street Journal | May 31, 2018
Wall Street Journal | Sep 09, 2016
Dean of Comedy | Jul 16, 2016
Wall Street Journal | Jul 08, 2016
Wall Street Journal | Jun 22, 2017