Chazal tell us that HASHEM created a malach whose sole job it is to trip up mankind – to get us to sin, to get us to fail, to get us to mess up.
For most of us, it is difficult to quantify and identify the Soton. Does he speak in my head? Whose voice does he use? How can I tell it’s him?
This Shmuz brings us face to face with a powerful force that is foreign to Western thought and requires great understanding to recognize.