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    Current Planets
    26-Apr-2017, 16:46 UT/GMT
    Sun638' 5"13n44
    Moon916'24"10n08
    Mercury269'28"r9n58
    Venus2913'47"1n35
    Mars337'57"21n29
    Jupiter1555'56"r4s50
    Saturn2727'24"r22s03
    Uranus2510'16"9n13
    Neptune1335' 5"7s15
    Pluto1923'20"r21s10
    TrueNode18' 0"r11n04
    Chiron276'34"2n19
    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
26-Apr-2017, 16:46 UT/GMT
Sun638' 5"13n44
Moon916'24"10n08
Mercury269'28"r9n58
Venus2913'47"1n35
Mars337'57"21n29
Jupiter1555'56"r4s50
Saturn2727'24"r22s03
Uranus2510'16"9n13
Neptune1335' 5"7s15
Pluto1923'20"r21s10
TrueNode18' 0"r11n04
Chiron276'34"2n19
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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