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Sunday, 21 Iyyar, 5776 - 36th day of the Omer - May 29, 2016
Summary of Today's Chumash
In the first aliyah Rashi says the words "Im Bechukosai" refers to the study of Torah. This aliyah promises blessings for studying Torah for the purpose of learning the commandments, and then doing them. The blessings include plenty of food, and rain at the proper time, peace from enemies, and from beasts.