One tradition of Judaism gets a fanciful update every year by the Chabad Jewish Center in Needham, with its annual menorah lighting ceremony on the town common. One year, the menorah glowed a luminous blue-green, and past versions have been made with Legos, ice, and balloons. This year, the ancient menorah will be thoroughly modern: crowdsourced, and constructed digitally using virtual product design software.
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