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    Current Planets
    21-Oct-2017, 22:20 UT/GMT
    Sun2842'34"11s01
    Moon235'40"13s40
    Mercury723'53"14s17
    Venus919'44"2s17
    Mars2928'10"1n16
    Jupiter227'55"11s22
    Saturn2343' 6"22s16
    Uranus2626' 0"r9n38
    Neptune1144'22"r8s01
    Pluto1659'14"21s47
    TrueNode2142'20"r14n16
    Chiron2510'32"r1n42
    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
21-Oct-2017, 22:20 UT/GMT
Sun2842'34"11s01
Moon235'40"13s40
Mercury723'53"14s17
Venus919'44"2s17
Mars2928'10"1n16
Jupiter227'55"11s22
Saturn2343' 6"22s16
Uranus2626' 0"r9n38
Neptune1144'22"r8s01
Pluto1659'14"21s47
TrueNode2142'20"r14n16
Chiron2510'32"r1n42
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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