Definitions for "Parashah"
Keywords:  torah, sidra, weekly, jewish, shaht
A lesson from the Torah, or Law, from which at least one section is read in the Jewish synagogue on every Sabbath and festival.
Portion; Section; Division of Torah The division of the Torah into 54 portions; the weekly Torah portions, also now called sidra so that the Torah is completely read in one year
"portion" The Torah is divided into a yearly cycle 54 portions.