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    Current Planets
    28-Apr-2017, 05:17 UT/GMT
    Sun86'55"14n13
    Moon217'25"15n40
    Mercury2526'28"r9n19
    Venus2951'20"1n34
    Mars440'48"21n42
    Jupiter1545'41"r4s46
    Saturn2724'20"r22s03
    Uranus2515'25"9n15
    Neptune1337'24"7s15
    Pluto1923' 2"r21s11
    TrueNode053' 1"r11n09
    Chiron2711' 1"2n21
    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
28-Apr-2017, 05:17 UT/GMT
Sun86'55"14n13
Moon217'25"15n40
Mercury2526'28"r9n19
Venus2951'20"1n34
Mars440'48"21n42
Jupiter1545'41"r4s46
Saturn2724'20"r22s03
Uranus2515'25"9n15
Neptune1337'24"7s15
Pluto1923' 2"r21s11
TrueNode053' 1"r11n09
Chiron2711' 1"2n21
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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