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    Current Planets
    22-Feb-2017, 23:03 UT/GMT
    Sun430'56"9s51
    Moon2025'44"18s19
    Mercury2447'26"15s15
    Venus1127' 0"9n26
    Mars192'23"7n24
    Jupiter2242'15"r7s27
    Saturn2621'13"22s05
    Uranus2149'32"7n58
    Neptune1126'11"8s04
    Pluto1837'37"21s12
    TrueNode323'25"10n16
    Chiron2330'16"0n55
    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
22-Feb-2017, 23:03 UT/GMT
Sun430'56"9s51
Moon2025'44"18s19
Mercury2447'26"15s15
Venus1127' 0"9n26
Mars192'23"7n24
Jupiter2242'15"r7s27
Saturn2621'13"22s05
Uranus2149'32"7n58
Neptune1126'11"8s04
Pluto1837'37"21s12
TrueNode323'25"10n16
Chiron2330'16"0n55
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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