Parashat Metzora is the 28th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Next read in Israel on / 1 Iyyar 5783.
Metzora opens by describing the purification process and accompanying sacrifices for one infected with tzaraat, a discoloration condition on the skin. It then describes the process of treating a house infected with tzaraat and the ritual impurity generated by certain bodily discharges. 
N.B. special maftir in years 5783, 5786
Haftarah: II Kings 7:3-20 · 18 p’sukim
N.B. special Haftarah in years 5782, 5783, 5784, 5786, 5787, 5789, 5790, 5792, 5793, 5796
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