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    Current Planets
    17-Jan-2018, 02:05 UT/GMT
    Sun2653'58"20s46
    Moon2648'26"19s11
    Mercury87' 7"23s26
    Venus2845'40"21s24
    Mars2410' 4"18s03
    Jupiter1925'23"16s33
    Saturn314'11"22s31
    Uranus2439'40"9n02
    Neptune1218'43"7s47
    Pluto1919'34"21s37
    TrueNode1455'13"r16n21
    Chiron258' 8"1n21
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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.

 

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Current Planets
17-Jan-2018, 02:05 UT/GMT
Sun2653'58"20s46
Moon2648'26"19s11
Mercury87' 7"23s26
Venus2845'40"21s24
Mars2410' 4"18s03
Jupiter1925'23"16s33
Saturn314'11"22s31
Uranus2439'40"9n02
Neptune1218'43"7s47
Pluto1919'34"21s37
TrueNode1455'13"r16n21
Chiron258' 8"1n21
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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