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    Current Planets
    21-Nov-2014, 19:15 UT/GMT
    Sun29Scorpio23'40"20s01
    Moon20Scorpio28'26"15s14
    Mercury20Scorpio1' 3"17s00
    Venus6Sagittarius17' 9"21s20
    Mars19Capricorn50'15"23s23
    Jupiter22Leo9'34"14n47
    Saturn26Scorpio20'13"17s28
    Uranus12Aries56'47"r4n29
    Neptune4Pisces48'27"10s26
    Pluto11Capricorn52'14"20s40
    TrueNode18Libra44'45"r7s21
    Chiron13Pisces5'56"r2s10
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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
21-Nov-2014, 19:15 UT/GMT
Sun29Scorpio23'40"20s01
Moon20Scorpio28'26"15s14
Mercury20Scorpio1' 3"17s00
Venus6Sagittarius17' 9"21s20
Mars19Capricorn50'15"23s23
Jupiter22Leo9'34"14n47
Saturn26Scorpio20'13"17s28
Uranus12Aries56'47"r4n29
Neptune4Pisces48'27"10s26
Pluto11Capricorn52'14"20s40
TrueNode18Libra44'45"r7s21
Chiron13Pisces5'56"r2s10
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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