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    Current Planets
    23-Feb-2017, 12:52 UT/GMT
    Sun55'43"9s38
    Moon2739'51"17s35
    Mercury2546'40"14s55
    Venus1138'38"9n36
    Mars1927'41"7n34
    Jupiter2240'26"r7s26
    Saturn2623'29"22s05
    Uranus2151' 1"7n59
    Neptune1127'29"8s03
    Pluto1838'31"21s12
    TrueNode323'31"10n16
    Chiron2332'16"0n55
    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-Feb-2017, 12:52 UT/GMT
Sun55'43"9s38
Moon2739'51"17s35
Mercury2546'40"14s55
Venus1138'38"9n36
Mars1927'41"7n34
Jupiter2240'26"r7s26
Saturn2623'29"22s05
Uranus2151' 1"7n59
Neptune1127'29"8s03
Pluto1838'31"21s12
TrueNode323'31"10n16
Chiron2332'16"0n55
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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