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    Current Planets
    24-Feb-2018, 10:44 UT/GMT
    Sun546'10"9s24
    Moon2015'26"18n48
    Mercury1138'27"8s33
    Venus1651'28"6s30
    Mars1732'43"22s30
    Jupiter2258'11"17s23
    Saturn658' 9"22s23
    Uranus2543'31"9n26
    Neptune1337'29"7s16
    Pluto2030'21"21s30
    TrueNode1448' 2"16n24
    Chiron2658'51"1n58
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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.

 

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Current Planets
24-Feb-2018, 10:44 UT/GMT
Sun546'10"9s24
Moon2015'26"18n48
Mercury1138'27"8s33
Venus1651'28"6s30
Mars1732'43"22s30
Jupiter2258'11"17s23
Saturn658' 9"22s23
Uranus2543'31"9n26
Neptune1337'29"7s16
Pluto2030'21"21s30
TrueNode1448' 2"16n24
Chiron2658'51"1n58
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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