Tazria and Metsora – The Big Divide
Although Parshas Tazria and Parshas Metsora are divided into two separate Parshiyos, you would think they should be one Parsha. After all, they are both about Tsara’as.
So why break it into two Parshiyos?
Well, Parshas Tazria is all about the Tsara’as disease – how people get it on their skin and even on their clothes. On the other hand, Parshas Metsora is dedicated to the healing process.
So simply put: