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    Current Planets
    23-Jul-2017, 21:36 UT/GMT
    Sun112'28"19n53
    Moon757'49"16n51
    Mercury2732'12"12n13
    Venus218'51"21n11
    Mars211' 7"20n44
    Jupiter1558'23"5s10
    Saturn220'14"r21s55
    Uranus2828'57"10n23
    Neptune1354'22"r7s11
    Pluto1747'38"r21s31
    TrueNode2416'31"r13n26
    Chiron2838'42"r3n06
    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
23-Jul-2017, 21:36 UT/GMT
Sun112'28"19n53
Moon757'49"16n51
Mercury2732'12"12n13
Venus218'51"21n11
Mars211' 7"20n44
Jupiter1558'23"5s10
Saturn220'14"r21s55
Uranus2828'57"10n23
Neptune1354'22"r7s11
Pluto1747'38"r21s31
TrueNode2416'31"r13n26
Chiron2838'42"r3n06
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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