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    Current Planets
    25-Dec-2014, 02:45 UT/GMT
    Sun3Capricorn12'50"23s24
    Moon14Aquarius35'51"12s14
    Mercury12Capricorn39'21"24s58
    Venus18Capricorn5'26"23s23
    Mars15Aquarius39'46"17s17
    Jupiter22Leo11'41"r14n54
    Saturn0Sagittarius9' 8"18s18
    Uranus12Aries34'27"4n21
    Neptune5Pisces13'33"10s17
    Pluto12Capricorn55'33"20s39
    TrueNode15Libra43'31"r6s11
    Chiron13Pisces33'18"2s09
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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
25-Dec-2014, 02:45 UT/GMT
Sun3Capricorn12'50"23s24
Moon14Aquarius35'51"12s14
Mercury12Capricorn39'21"24s58
Venus18Capricorn5'26"23s23
Mars15Aquarius39'46"17s17
Jupiter22Leo11'41"r14n54
Saturn0Sagittarius9' 8"18s18
Uranus12Aries34'27"4n21
Neptune5Pisces13'33"10s17
Pluto12Capricorn55'33"20s39
TrueNode15Libra43'31"r6s11
Chiron13Pisces33'18"2s09
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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