Weekly Parasha

 

This Parasha Schedule follows the traditional Orthodox Jewish calendar for 5781

In the table below there are links to the following:
– Entire weekly Torah commentary sections at Chabad.org under the Parasha Name / Event column
– Direct links to the text of the torah portions (in English and/or Hebrew) at Chabad.org under the Torah Portion column
– 13 Petals commentaries under the Commentary column

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Date (Saturday) - שַׁבָּתParasha Name / EventMeaning of Parasha Name Torah PortionCommentary
September 11, 2021Vayelech, וַיֵּלֶךְAnd he wentDeuteronomy 31:1 - 31:30
September 18Ha'azinu, הַאֲזִינוּGive earDeuteronomy 32:1 - 52The Mystical Dew of Light
September 25Sukkot, (סֻכּוֹת), Day 5,
Special readings
Exodus 33:12 - 34:26
Numbers 29:23-28
October 6Bereishit, בְּרֵאשִׁיתIn the beginningGenesis 1:1 - 6:8The Two Souls and Messiah
October 9Noah, נֹחַNoah (rest)Genesis 6:9 - 11:32Noah and Messiah
October 16Lech Lechah, לֶךְ-לְךָGo forth, yourself! Genesis 12:1 - 17:27The Blessing and the Plants
October 23Va'yeirah, וַיֵּרָאAnd He appeared Genesis 18:1 - 22:24Isaac and the Akeida
October 30Chayei Sarah, חַיֵּי שָׂרָהLife of SarahGenesis 23:1 - 25:18Three Periods in Sarah’s life
November 6Toldot, תּוֹלְדֹתGenerations Genesis 25:19 - 28:9The Two Snakes and Messiah
November 13Va'yeitzi, וַיֵּצֵאAnd he went out Genesis 28:10 - 32:3
(28:10 - 32:2)
Yaakov’s Ladder and Messiah
November 20Va'yishlach, וַיִּשְׁלַחAnd he sent Genesis 32:4 - 36:43
(32:3 - 36:43)
The Reunion
November 27Va'yeishev, וַיֵּשֶׁבAnd he settled Genesis 37:1 - 40:23Messiah Son of Yosef
December 4Miketz, מִקֵּץAt the end of Genesis 41:1 - 44:17The Messiah That Hanukkah Concealed
December 11Va'yigash, וַיִּגַּשׁAnd he drew near Genesis 44:18 - 47:27Tzafnat Paneakh
December 18Va'yechi, וַיְחִיAnd he lived Genesis 47:28 - 50:26Trein Mishikhin: The Twin Messiahs
December 25Shemot, שְׁמוֹתNamesExodus 1:1 - 6:1Names and Geulah
January 1, 2022Va'eirah, וָאֵרָאAnd I appeared Exodus 6:2 - 9:35Hokhmah and G-d's Names
January 8Bo, בֹּאEnter! Exodus 10:1 - 13:16Inside Pharoah
January 15Beshalach, בְּשַׁלַּחWhen he let go Exodus 13:17 - 17:16Unity for Redemption
January 22Yitro, יִתְרוֹJethro (abundance) Exodus 18:1 - 20:23
(18:1 - 20:26)
Repentance and Shabbat
January 29Mishpatim, מִּשְׁפָּטִיםJudgements Exodus 21:1 - 24:18
February 5Terumah, תְּרוּמָהOffering Exodus 25:1 - 27:19The Inner Sanctuary
February 12Tetzaveh, תְּצַוֶּהYou shall command Exodus 27:20 - 30:10Shekhina, Betzalel and Messiah
February 19Ki Tisa, כִּי תִשָּׂאWhen you elevate Exodus 30:11 - 34:35The Erev Rav
February 26Va'yakhel, וַיַּקְהֵל
And he assembledExodus 35:1 - 38:20One Body, One Sanctuary
March 5Pekudi, פְקוּדֵיAccountings ofExodus 38:21 - 40:38
(1:1 - 5:19)
Three Names for the Tabernacle
March 12Va'yikrah, וַיִּקְרָאAnd He calledLeviticus 1:1 - 5:26
The Living Sacrifice
March 19Tzav, צַוCommand!Leviticus 6:1 - 8:36The Continuous Fire
March 26Shemini, שְּׁמִינִיEighth Leviticus 9:1 - 11:47Welcome the Shekhina
April 2Tazriah, תַזְרִיעַShe bears seedLeviticus 12:1 - 13:59Circumcision and Leprosy
April 9Metzorah, מְּצֹרָעInfected one Leviticus 14:1 - 15:33
April 16Passover (פֶּסַח), Day 1
Special Readings
Exodus 12:21 - 51,
Numbers 28:16 - 25
April 23Acharei Mot, אַחֲרֵי מוֹתAfter the deathLeviticus 16:1 - 18:30Azazel and the Fallen Angels
April 30Kedoshim, קְדֹשִׁיםHoly onesLeviticus 19:1 - 20:27The Torah is About Love
May 7Emor, אֱמֹרSay! Leviticus 21:1 - 24:23Unifying G-d's Name
May 14Behar, בְּהַרOn the MountLeviticus 25:1 -26:2In Faith We Count
May 21Bechukotai, בְּחֻקֹּתַיIn My statutes Leviticus 26:3 - 27:34The Fourth Torah
May 28 Bamidbar, בְּמִדְבַּרIn the wildernessNumbers 1:1 - 4:20
June 4Nasso, נָשֹׂאElevate! Numbers 4:21 - 7:89Repentance: Four Steps and a 5th
June 11Behaalotchah, בְּהַעֲלֹתְךָIn your making go up Numbers 8:1 - 12:16The Unifying Light of the World
June 18Shelach Lecha, שְׁלַח-לְךָSend for yourself Numbers 13:1 - 15:41In the Desert and In Redemption
June 25Korach, קֹרַחKorah (bald) Numbers 16:1 - 18:32
July 2Chukat, חֻקַּתOrdinance of Numbers 19:1 - 22:1
July 9Balak, בָּלָקBalak (destroyer) Numbers 22:2 - 25:9The Light That Emerges From Darkness
July 16Pinchas, פִּינְחָסPhinehas (dark-skinned) Numbers 25:10 - 30:1
(25:10 - 29:40)
July 23Matot, מַּטּוֹתTribesNumbers 30:2 - 32:42
(30:1 - 32:42)
July 30Masei, מַסְעֵיJourneys of Numbers 33:1 - 36:13
The 42 Journeys
August 6Devarim, דְּבָרִיםWordsDeuteronomy 1:1 - 3:22On Fire
August 13Va'etchanan, וָאֶתְחַנַּןAnd I besought Deuteronomy 3:23 – 7:11
August 20Eikev, עֵקֶבBecause Deuteronomy 7:12 - 11:25The Heel and Messiah
August 27Re'ei, רְאֵהBehold Deuteronomy 11:26 - 16:17
September 3Shoftim, שֹׁפְטִיםJudgesDeuteronomy 16:18 - 21:9I See Men Like Trees
September 10Ki Teitzei, כִּי-תֵצֵאWhen you go out Deuteronomy 21:10 - 25:19The Bird's Nest
September 17Ki Tavo, כִּי-תָבוֹאWhen you come in Deuteronomy 26:1 - 29:8
(26:1 - 29:9)
Materialism and Egoism
September 24Nitzavim, נִצָּבִיםAre standing Deuteronomy 29:9 - 30:20
(29:10 - 30:20)