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    Current Planets
    25-Jun-2016, 12:50 UT/GMT
    Sun422'53"23n22
    Moon548'35"8s36
    Mercury2057'21"22n39
    Venus928'45"23n48
    Mars2311'40"r21s00
    Jupiter1621'52"6n30
    Saturn1132' 7"r20s25
    Uranus242' 9"8n46
    Neptune120'14"r7s51
    Pluto1630'42"r21s02
    TrueNode1514'59"r5n49
    Chiron2514'54"2n02
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
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Introduction to Astrology

A Brief Introduction to Astrology

Astrodienst horoscopes are easy to understand, even for those who have not dealt with astrology before - you needn't know any of the scientific jargon involved to be able to profit from our horoscope readings. If we are lucky, though, your interest in this fascinating subject matter has been awakened by one of our short texts. This short online introduction can help make you familiar with most of the astrological techniques and give you a basic understanding of how it's all done. If you wish to learn more about astrology, we suggest you read some of the standard textbooks mentioned in our bibliography, or contact an astrology school near you.

Introduction

Astrology sees mankind as being not only influenced by hereditary factors and the environment, but also by the state of our solar system at the moment of birth. The planets are regarded as basic life-forces, the tools we live by as well as the basis of our very substance. These planetary forces take on different forms, depending on their zodiacal position and on the way they relate to one another.

Solar-SystemThe aspects formed between the planets describe these relationships, the positions of the planets in relation to the place of birth tell us of their expression in the spheres of life depicted by the astrological houses.

By interpreting the roles of these players (the planets) and their qualities (the elements, signs and houses) and creating a synthesis, astrology is able to present a complete and comprehensive picture of the person and his potential, based on the natal horoscope.

 

Current Planets
25-Jun-2016, 12:50 UT/GMT
Sun422'53"23n22
Moon548'35"8s36
Mercury2057'21"22n39
Venus928'45"23n48
Mars2311'40"r21s00
Jupiter1621'52"6n30
Saturn1132' 7"r20s25
Uranus242' 9"8n46
Neptune120'14"r7s51
Pluto1630'42"r21s02
TrueNode1514'59"r5n49
Chiron2514'54"2n02
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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