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    Current Planets
    25-Sep-2016, 02:16 UT/GMT
    Sun226'41"0n58
    Moon2337'50"17n27
    Mercury1529'49"6n00
    Venus148' 0"12s02
    Mars2832'31"25s54
    Jupiter321'35"0n20
    Saturn1112'38"20s40
    Uranus2318'44"r8n28
    Neptune101'50"r8s37
    Pluto1455'40"r21s24
    TrueNode1238' 3"6n49
    Chiron2228'51"r1n02
    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
25-Sep-2016, 02:16 UT/GMT
Sun226'41"0n58
Moon2337'50"17n27
Mercury1529'49"6n00
Venus148' 0"12s02
Mars2832'31"25s54
Jupiter321'35"0n20
Saturn1112'38"20s40
Uranus2318'44"r8n28
Neptune101'50"r8s37
Pluto1455'40"r21s24
TrueNode1238' 3"6n49
Chiron2228'51"r1n02
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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