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    Current Planets
    5-Mar-2015, 19:07 UT/GMT
    Sun14Pisces52'58"5s57
    Moon15Virgo20'43"3n45
    Mercury19Aquarius40'38"16s10
    Venus15Aries53'10"5n48
    Mars10Aries33' 4"3n47
    Jupiter14Leo21' 6"r17n28
    Saturn4Sagittarius51'51"19s04
    Uranus14Aries41'58"5n13
    Neptune7Pisces33'10"9s25
    Pluto15Capricorn5'42"20s30
    TrueNode10Libra2'18"r3s59
    Chiron17Pisces7'17"1s00
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The national chart of Belgium

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Belgium formally proclaimed its existence as an independent state on 4 October 1830, under the aesthetically sensitive, diplomatic, clear-thinking sign of Libra. With a powerful aspect between the Sun and Pluto in the national horoscope, Belgium is never quite what it seems; for although geographically small and without military might, this nation has the capacity to wield tremendous power from behind the scenes.

The Moon in the national chart is placed in the pleasure-loving, earthy sign of Taurus, reflecting another important quality in the collective psyche of this nation. Recently the country has enjoyed what is known astrologically as its "Uranus return", when Uranus, moving through early Aquarius, reached its own place in the country's birth horoscope, also making an extremely positive aspect to the national Sun. This has reflected, in part, the culmination of European union and the fulfillment of many political and social ideals of equality which have always been so much part of Belgium's vision of how the world could be.

Now Neptune, moving through Aquarius, will, over the next few years, also make an extremely positive aspect to the Sun in the national horoscope. This reflects a time when even more progress is made in social and economic reform, and a true sense of being part of a much larger, harmoniously functioning whole can offer a sense of enormous well-being to the country. There is little tension or conflict shown in the planetary movements coming up, with the exception of two difficult aspects.

Uranus, moving into the last part of Aquarius, will challenge Saturn in the national chart, suggesting that the more defensive, proud, entrenched elements in the nation's psyche are likely to be shaken up and transformed. There is also a challenging configuration from Neptune to the Moon in the nation's horoscope. This suggests that there is a price to be paid for the fulfillment of ideals ­ a need to relinquish some of the more earthbound, prosaic qualities which have, at times, caused a resistance to change which has proved problematic. H

owever, this is likely to occur without great inner tension, and the sacrifice will undoubtedly seem worthwhile, to you and most others, because of the relatively trouble-free, tranquil, serene vision of the future which is now opening up to the Belgian people.

Liz Greene, 1999

(Data used: 4 October 1830, 12.00 pm LMT, Brussels)

Current Planets
5-Mar-2015, 19:07 UT/GMT
Sun14Pisces52'58"5s57
Moon15Virgo20'43"3n45
Mercury19Aquarius40'38"16s10
Venus15Aries53'10"5n48
Mars10Aries33' 4"3n47
Jupiter14Leo21' 6"r17n28
Saturn4Sagittarius51'51"19s04
Uranus14Aries41'58"5n13
Neptune7Pisces33'10"9s25
Pluto15Capricorn5'42"20s30
TrueNode10Libra2'18"r3s59
Chiron17Pisces7'17"1s00
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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