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    Current Planets
    30-Sep-2016, 07:39 UT/GMT
    Sun734'24"3s00
    Moon2953'13"1n28
    Mercury1952'56"5n17
    Venus810' 2"14s24
    Mars157'33"25s50
    Jupiter429'21"0n47
    Saturn1134' 3"20s44
    Uranus236'49"r8n23
    Neptune954'13"r8s40
    Pluto1455'50"21s24
    TrueNode1241'14"r6n48
    Chiron2214'54"r0n56
    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
30-Sep-2016, 07:39 UT/GMT
Sun734'24"3s00
Moon2953'13"1n28
Mercury1952'56"5n17
Venus810' 2"14s24
Mars157'33"25s50
Jupiter429'21"0n47
Saturn1134' 3"20s44
Uranus236'49"r8n23
Neptune954'13"r8s40
Pluto1455'50"21s24
TrueNode1241'14"r6n48
Chiron2214'54"r0n56
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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