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Shamshiel ("Mighty Sun of God")

A ruler of the 4th Heaven and prince of Paradise. He is the guardian angel of Eden. Shamshiel is credited with guiding Moses around the heavenly Paradise when Moses visited the upper regions while he was still in the flesh. It was Shamshiel that the treasures of David and Solomon were turned over to by the scribe Hilkiah. According to The Zohar, Shamshiel is head of 365 legions of angels. He crowns prayers, as many other great angels do, and accompanies them to the 5th Heaven. In The Book of Jubilees, h is one of the watchers or grigori. Also according to The Zohar, he served as one of the 2 chief aides to Uriel (the other being Hasdiel) when Uriel bore his stand in battle.