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    Current Planets
    30-Apr-2016, 17:41 UT/GMT
    Sun10Taurus47'46"15n04
    Moon18Aquarius7'50"12s46
    Mercury23Taurus25'22"r20n41
    Venus0Taurus52'38"10n36
    Mars7Sagittarius48'27"r21s41
    Jupiter13Virgo22'26"r7n49
    Saturn15Sagittarius22'13"r20s50
    Uranus21Aries37'38"7n53
    Neptune11Pisces31'11"8s00
    Pluto17Capricorn26'50"r20s51
    TrueNode20Virgo29'25"3n46
    Chiron23Pisces51' 4"1n21
    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
30-Apr-2016, 17:41 UT/GMT
Sun10Taurus47'46"15n04
Moon18Aquarius7'50"12s46
Mercury23Taurus25'22"r20n41
Venus0Taurus52'38"10n36
Mars7Sagittarius48'27"r21s41
Jupiter13Virgo22'26"r7n49
Saturn15Sagittarius22'13"r20s50
Uranus21Aries37'38"7n53
Neptune11Pisces31'11"8s00
Pluto17Capricorn26'50"r20s51
TrueNode20Virgo29'25"3n46
Chiron23Pisces51' 4"1n21
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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