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    Current Planets
    17-Nov-2017, 18:10 UT/GMT
    Sun2535'11"19s09
    Moon1725' 3"12s14
    Mercury1629'56"25s17
    Venus1252'43"14s36
    Mars1623'53"5s26
    Jupiter817'20"13s19
    Saturn2617'46"22s26
    Uranus2524'30"r9n16
    Neptune1128'20"r8s07
    Pluto1727'42"21s46
    TrueNode191'45"r15n07
    Chiron2427'37"r1n19
    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.

 

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Current Planets
17-Nov-2017, 18:10 UT/GMT
Sun2535'11"19s09
Moon1725' 3"12s14
Mercury1629'56"25s17
Venus1252'43"14s36
Mars1623'53"5s26
Jupiter817'20"13s19
Saturn2617'46"22s26
Uranus2524'30"r9n16
Neptune1128'20"r8s07
Pluto1727'42"21s46
TrueNode191'45"r15n07
Chiron2427'37"r1n19
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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