Is there a source for Haman claiming that God is "sleeping" during the time he wanted to commit the genocide?


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Great question. The answer to your question is yes.

This is discussed in Esther Rabbah 7:12, as well as here.

I am sure there are other places, but this is a good starting point for you to delve into this deeper.

  • See also Perush Maharzu on Esther Rabbah (7:12:2)
    – Shmuel
    Aug 1, 2023 at 18:26
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    Please consider summarizing your sources, as that would make your answer potentially more valuable.
    – Shmuel
    Aug 1, 2023 at 18:27

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