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    Current Planets
    28-Sep-2016, 23:01 UT/GMT
    Sun614'13"2s29
    Moon1310'43"6n39
    Mercury1823'58"5n39
    Venus630'39"13s48
    Mars13'45"25s52
    Jupiter411'43"0n40
    Saturn1128'16"20s43
    Uranus239'58"r8n25
    Neptune956'10"r8s39
    Pluto1455'43"21s24
    TrueNode1242'26"r6n47
    Chiron2218'29"r0n58
    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-Sep-2016, 23:01 UT/GMT
Sun614'13"2s29
Moon1310'43"6n39
Mercury1823'58"5n39
Venus630'39"13s48
Mars13'45"25s52
Jupiter411'43"0n40
Saturn1128'16"20s43
Uranus239'58"r8n25
Neptune956'10"r8s39
Pluto1455'43"21s24
TrueNode1242'26"r6n47
Chiron2218'29"r0n58
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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