Uranus square Pluto can define a generation, since both planets move slowly and the aspect lasts a long time, being highlighted particularly from mid-2012 to early 2015. These two planets stir things up and break down existing conditions. Their long-term transit is associated with sudden and unusual events and large scale changes in circumstances. Uranus and Pluto previously combined in the mid-60s, ushering in a notable period of change in society.
Pluto relates to transformation, recycling and renewal. It works gradually and can rid us of what’s not working while capitalizing on what is. Uranus often operates quickly, and may bring surprising developments. It has the effect of shaking things up and at times may act unexpectedly. What these two planets have in common is breaking away from the past and making way for the new.
Many authors have linked Uranus square Pluto to government and financial upheavals, the use or abuse of power and technology, increased activism, and notable climatic events. In some places change might be radical or revolutionary, with transformation possible even on a global scale. We’ve already seem Uranus square Pluto at work in Arab Spring and other rebellions against authority, the leaking of government documents, extreme weather conditions and some city and even state financial crises.
If this planetary combination is hitting any of your personal planets, you could find some ups and downs. This is a transitionary period of time. The unexpected may happen and you might need to adjust. However Uranus and Pluto both suggest that you continue moving ahead toward the future.