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    Current Planets
    18-Apr-2015, 23:58 UT/GMT
    Sun28Aries37'35"10n59
    Moon1Taurus29'55"10n11
    Mercury8Taurus25'57"14n59
    Venus8Gemini32'50"23n33
    Mars13Taurus26'13"15n56
    Jupiter12Leo45'20"17n53
    Saturn3Sagittarius55'54"r18s48
    Uranus17Aries9'39"6n10
    Neptune9Pisces2'29"8s52
    Pluto15Capricorn32'43"r20s29
    TrueNode9Libra58' 8"r3s57
    Chiron19Pisces42'28"0n01
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
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The national chart of Italy

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The republic of Italy was born in 1946 under the versatile, communicative sign of Gemini. Pluto, as it moves through Sagittarius, presents major challenges to this country's political, financial, and social structures, offering the possibility of a total transformation of outlook with greater stability and the fulfilment of many cherished social ideals. However, it would seem that this potential, because of Pluto's delving quality, can only be achieved if there is greater transparency and openness on the part of both government and people.

Italy's birth chart reflects the double-edged gift of an intense and enormously creative individuality coupled with a propensity to shroud many things from prying eyes. It is this inclination toward secrecy, reflected in many areas of Italian life and government, which may be challenged by Pluto, and old sores and grievances inherited from the past may need to be brought into the open and re-evaluated so that the innate optimism, idealism and generosity expressed by the fine aspect between the Sun and Jupiter in this birth chart can be anchored in positive changes which benefit everyone.

Uranus, also a harbinger of change and progress, is crossing the area of Italy's chart which reflects its past, and this too suggests that many issues - both religious and social - need to be finally confronted and transformed. Italy's Scorpio Moon, hidden away in the area of the chart concerned with ancestral inheritance, suggests that old wounds linger for a long time, and so does the people's mistrust of authority, whether religious or political. The cleansing and inspirational energies of both Pluto and Uranus could provide the possibility for the healing of these wounds.

Whether or not you are personally in sympathy with the kinds of changes now on the horizon, this is one of the countries most powerfully affected by important planetary movements in the next decade, and the potential for positive change and the expression of each individual citizen's creative gifts is enormous.

Liz Greene, 1999

(Data used: 10 June 1946, 4.00 pm GMT, Rome)

Current Planets
18-Apr-2015, 23:58 UT/GMT
Sun28Aries37'35"10n59
Moon1Taurus29'55"10n11
Mercury8Taurus25'57"14n59
Venus8Gemini32'50"23n33
Mars13Taurus26'13"15n56
Jupiter12Leo45'20"17n53
Saturn3Sagittarius55'54"r18s48
Uranus17Aries9'39"6n10
Neptune9Pisces2'29"8s52
Pluto15Capricorn32'43"r20s29
TrueNode9Libra58' 8"r3s57
Chiron19Pisces42'28"0n01
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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