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    Current Planets
    23-Jun-2017, 01:58 UT/GMT
    Sun148'44"23n25
    Moon1712'44"18n06
    Mercury339' 5"24n40
    Venus178'19"14n20
    Mars129'14"23n51
    Jupiter1329' 9"4s05
    Saturn2356'38"r21s57
    Uranus2751' 4"10n11
    Neptune1415'10"r7s02
    Pluto1832'26"r21s22
    TrueNode2535'14"r12n59
    Chiron2850' 7"3n06
    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
23-Jun-2017, 01:58 UT/GMT
Sun148'44"23n25
Moon1712'44"18n06
Mercury339' 5"24n40
Venus178'19"14n20
Mars129'14"23n51
Jupiter1329' 9"4s05
Saturn2356'38"r21s57
Uranus2751' 4"10n11
Neptune1415'10"r7s02
Pluto1832'26"r21s22
TrueNode2535'14"r12n59
Chiron2850' 7"3n06
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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