Parashat Bamidbar / פָּרָשַׁת בְּמִדְבַּר

Parashat Bamidbar is the 34th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Next read on / 29 Iyyar 5783.

Torah Portion: Numbers 1:1-4:20

Bamidbar (“In The Desert”) is the first Torah portion in the Book of Numbers. It describes God's command to take a census and details the camping formation of the Israelites in the desert. It also begins to enumerate the responsibilities of the Levites when transporting the Mishkan (Tabernacle). [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 1:1-19 · 19 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 1:20-54 · 35 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 2:1-34 · 34 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 3:1-13 · 13 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 3:14-39 · 26 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 3:40-51 · 12 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 4:1-20 · 20 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 4:17-20 · 4 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Hosea 2:1-22 · 22 p’sukim

N.B. special Haftarah in years 5780, 5783, 5786, 5787, 5790, 5793

Triennial

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Weekday for Shabbat afternoon, Monday & Thursday
  1. 1: 1:1-4 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 1:5-16 · 12 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 1:17-19 · 3 p’sukim ·

List of Dates

Parashat Bamidbar is read in Israel on:

References

Parashat Bamidbar from Sefaria.org
Sefaria, Inc.
The Chumash: The Stone Edition (Artscroll Series) (paid link)
Nosson Scherman, Mesorah Publications, 1993