•    
    Current Planets
    28-Jul-2015, 13:36 UT/GMT
    Sun5Leo10'38"18n58
    Moon27Sagittarius2'24"18s20
    Mercury10Leo31'46"19n19
    Venus0Virgo34'31"r7n07
    Mars22Cancer34'20"22n28
    Jupiter27Leo2'43"13n18
    Saturn28Scorpio18' 0"r17s50
    Uranus20Aries30' 3"r7n24
    Neptune9Pisces17' 4"r8s50
    Pluto13Capricorn43'57"r20s48
    TrueNode2Libra44'43"r1s05
    Chiron21Pisces3' 8"r0n48
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
| My Astro | Forum | FAQ

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-Jul-2015, 13:36 UT/GMT
Sun5Leo10'38"18n58
Moon27Sagittarius2'24"18s20
Mercury10Leo31'46"19n19
Venus0Virgo34'31"r7n07
Mars22Cancer34'20"22n28
Jupiter27Leo2'43"13n18
Saturn28Scorpio18' 0"r17s50
Uranus20Aries30' 3"r7n24
Neptune9Pisces17' 4"r8s50
Pluto13Capricorn43'57"r20s48
TrueNode2Libra44'43"r1s05
Chiron21Pisces3' 8"r0n48
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Advertisement
As one of the largest astrology portals WWW.ASTRO.COM offers a lot of free features on the subject. With high-quality horoscope interpretations by the world's leading astrologers Liz Greene, Robert Hand and other authors, many free horoscopes and extensive information on astrology for beginners and professionals, www.astro.com is the first address for astrology on the web.
Homepage - Free Horoscopes - Astro Shop - Astrology Knowledge - Ephemeris - Authors and Staff - My Astro - Direct Atlas query - Sitemap - FAQ - Forum - Contact Astrodienst