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08 Mar 2016
Gazing up to the heavens dotted with innumerable stars, who may not be moved by its manifestation or mystified by its expanse? Standing prior to open vastness of the ocean or magnificent sight of snow capped Himalayas, how wouldn't one glance at the sudden surge of emotions aroused from deep within? Who would not be exalted, discovering the irresistible simplicity and wonder of a mathematical idea? Who wouldn't get keen about the utter brilliance of an artistic or musical work?

A feeling of Sublime, as the above situations bespeak of, is really a fascinating subject in philosophy and psychology. We might discuss some of its dimensions.

A feeling of sublime, primitive in their existence and central to human experience, would...