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    Current Planets
    25-May-2017, 21:10 UT/GMT
    Sun450' 3"21n06
    Moon541'14"16n22
    Mercury1048'24"12n11
    Venus1917'13"5n57
    Mars2327'30"24n06
    Jupiter1332'26"r4s00
    Saturn2558' 6"r22s00
    Uranus2642'48"9n46
    Neptune148'17"7s04
    Pluto196'19"r21s15
    TrueNode285'54"r12n08
    Chiron2817'32"2n50
    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-May-2017, 21:10 UT/GMT
Sun450' 3"21n06
Moon541'14"16n22
Mercury1048'24"12n11
Venus1917'13"5n57
Mars2327'30"24n06
Jupiter1332'26"r4s00
Saturn2558' 6"r22s00
Uranus2642'48"9n46
Neptune148'17"7s04
Pluto196'19"r21s15
TrueNode285'54"r12n08
Chiron2817'32"2n50
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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