Here we will discuss characteristics and traits of Charles Baudelaire's generation. Of course, Charles may not share all of the characteristics of his generation, but he is greatly affected by the tone that is set by his generation.
The first topic focuses on the subconscious and emotional drive of this age group. In this section we will describe a deeply felt urge - and even compulsion - of Charles' age group. This deeply felt drive comes to the surface very forcefully, thereby leaving considerable upheaval and change in its wake. The second topic concerns the dreams, fantasies and spiritual aspirations of Charles' age group. The third and last topic describes what is new and different in his age group; it highlights areas in which Baudelaire's age group tends to be innovative, inventive and unusual, as well as where it may be unstable and unreliable.
The characteristics described below may affect a group of people for anywhere from a few years to about 30 years. There are one or more different astrological factors described in each of the three sections below.
The Subconscious and Emotional Drive of Charles Baudelaire's Age Group:
Charles Baudelaire is part of a 25-year group of people who are highly imaginative and intuitive. Charles Baudelaire's age group has a deep, inner yearning for a more idyllic life, and their rich imagination dreams up many ways to attain these lofty goals. The yearning for a more perfect and beautiful world sometimes leads to feelings of frustration with the "real world". It is particularly difficult for those of Baudelaire's generation who experience difficult childhoods or lack the inner strength to adequately meet life's challenges; consequently, increased alcoholism and drug use can easily ensue.
Unique contributions to literature and music abound in his generation. Spiritual and religious aspirations are also common. Charles' generation is driven by less tangible ideals than other generations. Spiritual aspirations, artistic inspirations, hopes and fantasies are the driving power behind Baudelaire's age group.
Charles Baudelaire was also born during a period that lasted approximately 5 years and is characterized by extreme restlessness and an impatient, dynamic attitude towards life. He is part of a group of people who can be explosive and even violent in their reactions to situations. They do not tolerate being restricted, and rebel with force and anger against oppression.
The Ideals and Illusions of Charles Baudelaire's Age Group:
Charles Baudelaire is part of a 14-year group of people who are conservative and traditional in their spiritual aspirations and religious outlooks. His age group reverts to certain religious basics, as well as to traditional styles in music and art. Classical music and literature have a newfound appreciation among Charles Baudelaire's age group, and great inspiration is gained from the masters of arts, music, literature, and philosophy throughout history. Charles Baudelaire's age group is contemplative and reflective about religious matters and they approach religious issues objectively and logically. Many of them are cynical and critical of spiritual and metaphysical ideas.
Other age groups criticize Baudelaire's group for not having enough heart and compassion. Sometimes this is true and is evidenced by some unusually crafty and manipulative fraud and deception that occurs in the higher ranks of governments and large businesses.
Charles Baudelaire was also born during a period that lasted approximately 5 years and is characterized by an unusually high degree of imagination and sensitivity. He is part of a group of people who are very inspired yet also unstable. This age group has made many unusual contributions to the arts, music, religion and psychic development. These works are often strange and bizarre, and always original. Charles Baudelaire's age group also inspires intense political movements that are often fanatical or unreasonable in their goals.
The entire generation to which Charles Baudelaire belongs has tremendous interest in anything unusual and imaginative. His age group likes to look at itself as being "different". Wild fashions, styles, art, and music are brought forth by Baudelaire's age group. Serious problems like drug and alcohol abuse are likely among this age group and Charles Baudelaire should strive to not be coaxed into unhealthy and destructive habits. Instead, Charles should use his vivid imagination to discover new artistic and spiritual dimensions that are inspiring and constructive.
What is New and Different in Charles Baudelaire's Age Group:
Charles Baudelaire is part of a 7-year group of people who are active in reforming businesses, governments, and other large social structures. A great deal of streamlining and reorganizing takes place, most of which will help to improve the well-being of people, the ultimate goal of these reforms. Charles' generation will promote various reforms that will vary in different nations. For example, some will increase socialization of public services and others will put more services in the hands of private industry. In either case, Baudelaire's generation strives for greater efficiency and a great deal of waste is eliminated from industry and government.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Pluto in Pisces
Uranus Square Pluto
Neptune in Capricorn
Uranus Conjunct Neptune
Neptune Square Pluto
Uranus in Capricorn