Parashat Tazria / פָּרָשַׁת תַזְרִיעַ

Parashat Tazria is the 27th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Next read in Israel on / 1 Iyyar 5783.

Torah Portion: Leviticus 12:1-13:59

Tazria (“She Bears Seed”) opens by describing the purification process for a woman after childbirth. It then describes different forms of tzaraat, a discoloration condition on skin or clothing, and the requirement of an infected person to dwell alone outside the camp and be inspected by a priest. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 12:1-13:5 · 13 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 13:6-17 · 12 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 13:18-23 · 6 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 13:24-28 · 5 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 13:29-39 · 11 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 13:40-54 · 15 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 13:55-59 · 5 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 13:57-59 · 3 p’sukim ·

N.B. special maftir in years 5780, 5782, 5783, 5786, 5795

Haftarah: II Kings 4:42-5:19 · 22 p’sukim

N.B. special Haftarah in years 5780, 5782, 5783, 5786, 5789, 5792, 5795, 5796

Triennial

See Diaspora reading

Weekday for Shabbat afternoon, Monday & Thursday
  1. 1: 12:1-4 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 12:5-8 · 4 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 13:1-5 · 5 p’sukim ·

List of Dates

Parashat Tazria is read in Israel on:

References

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