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    Current Planets
    21-Sep-2017, 14:41 UT/GMT
    Sun2848'12"0n29
    Moon1536'54"2s23
    Mercury1453'24"7n33
    Venus154'16"11n43
    Mars1017'17"8n48
    Jupiter260'57"9s04
    Saturn2146'24"22s05
    Uranus2736'31"r10n04
    Neptune1224'28"r7s46
    Pluto1652' 1"r21s45
    TrueNode2349'57"r13n34
    Chiron2627' 8"r2n16
    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
21-Sep-2017, 14:41 UT/GMT
Sun2848'12"0n29
Moon1536'54"2s23
Mercury1453'24"7n33
Venus154'16"11n43
Mars1017'17"8n48
Jupiter260'57"9s04
Saturn2146'24"22s05
Uranus2736'31"r10n04
Neptune1224'28"r7s46
Pluto1652' 1"r21s45
TrueNode2349'57"r13n34
Chiron2627' 8"r2n16
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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