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        1/13/2010, Tevet 27, 5770

      Srugim Billboards Contain Ineffable Name

      The television show Srugim has used advertisements which has upset the religious public by using a Torah Scroll as a backdrop.

      The scroll is believed to contain the ineffable name of God which makes it forbidden to destroy, according to Jewish law, and will require it to be placed in a geniza or ritual burial site.