Parshat Bamidbar (In the Wilderness)

The Torah portion is Bamidbar, Numbers 1:1-4:20. In synagogues using the Triennial system, 5781 is year 2 and the Torah reading is Numbers 2:1-3:13.

This is the first parshah of the Book of Bamidbar, known in English as Numbers. The name of the book, as with all parshiyot, is simply the first distinctive word in the parshah.

The haftarah is Hosea 2:1-2:22.