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    Current Planets
    27-May-2017, 22:28 UT/GMT
    Sun648'26"21n27
    Moon656' 4"19n22
    Mercury1339' 1"13n13
    Venus218'15"6n30
    Mars2450' 5"24n11
    Jupiter1327'23"r3s58
    Saturn2549'52"r22s00
    Uranus2648'38"9n49
    Neptune149'39"7s03
    Pluto194'20"r21s15
    TrueNode2746'23"r12n15
    Chiron2821'13"2n51
    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
27-May-2017, 22:28 UT/GMT
Sun648'26"21n27
Moon656' 4"19n22
Mercury1339' 1"13n13
Venus218'15"6n30
Mars2450' 5"24n11
Jupiter1327'23"r3s58
Saturn2549'52"r22s00
Uranus2648'38"9n49
Neptune149'39"7s03
Pluto194'20"r21s15
TrueNode2746'23"r12n15
Chiron2821'13"2n51
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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