Vort on Parshas Nasso
פרשת נשא – The Longest Parsha in the Torah
Parshas Naso is the longest parsha in the Torah, comprised of 176 pasukim.
- The longest kapital – chapter in tehillim – קי’’ט is also comprised of 176 pasukim.
- The longest Mesechta in Shas – מסכת בבא בתרא – also has 176 pasukim
Since Parshas Naso is read following the Yom Tov Shavuos in which Hashem gave the Yidden the Torah, and the Torah’s wisdom was revealed. Therefore, we read the longest parsha.Go back to Parshas Nasso