In a way, in the Kabbalistic tradition*, a shortcut on the
path to the "Crown" (Enlightenment) can be found through Beauty,
which is considered to be the found seated in the Heart.
As with many aspects of this and other ancient teachings,
where and how to realize/see/know/experience this holy Beauty,
that is the ultimate gift of human incarnation, can be very
subtle. But sometimes, in some places on our Mother Earth, it is
blatantly before us. Here is a collection of many such examples.