Torah Tidbits

28 August 2014 / 2 Elul 5774
Issue 1020
Shabbat Parshat Vayeitzei
November 22, 2012

Sedra Stats

TO-L'DOT Stats

7th of 54 sedras;
7th of 12 in B’reishit
Written on 235.3 lines in a Torah, rank 12
Vayeitzei is one single long (closed) Parsha, which fits with the fact that it is a continuation of the To-l’dot story. It is the Torah’s longest closed parsha, and second only to the open parsha that is all of Mikeitz (254.6 lines)
148 p’sukim - rank: 6th (3rd in B’reishit)
2021 words - ranks 4th (3rd in B’reishit)
7512 letters - ranks 5th (3rd in B’reishit)

None of the 613 mitzvot are in Vayeitzei (one of 17 such sedras)

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