Parashat Tazria is the 27th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Next read in the Diaspora on / 1 Iyyar 5783.
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. 
Haftarah: II Kings 4:42-5:19 · 22 p’sukim
Alternate Haftarah: Jeremiah 30:1-9 · 9 p’sukim