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    Current Planets
    23-Feb-2017, 20:23 UT/GMT
    Sun524'38"9s32
    Moon138'27"17s04
    Mercury2619' 2"14s45
    Venus1144'41"9n42
    Mars1941'26"7n40
    Jupiter2239'25"r7s25
    Saturn2624'42"22s05
    Uranus2151'50"7n59
    Neptune1128'12"8s03
    Pluto1839' 0"21s12
    TrueNode323'35"10n16
    Chiron2333'22"0n56
    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, 20:23 UT/GMT
Sun524'38"9s32
Moon138'27"17s04
Mercury2619' 2"14s45
Venus1144'41"9n42
Mars1941'26"7n40
Jupiter2239'25"r7s25
Saturn2624'42"22s05
Uranus2151'50"7n59
Neptune1128'12"8s03
Pluto1839' 0"21s12
TrueNode323'35"10n16
Chiron2333'22"0n56
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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