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    Current Planets
    23-Mar-2017, 00:14 UT/GMT
    Sun233'18"1n01
    Moon2849'58"17s30
    Mercury1726'24"7n36
    Venus628' 5"r10n19
    Mars919'13"14n52
    Jupiter2014' 3"r6s27
    Saturn2737'39"22s05
    Uranus2312'32"8n30
    Neptune1229'18"7s40
    Pluto1911'45"21s10
    TrueNode34'22"10n23
    Chiron2510'40"1n32
    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
23-Mar-2017, 00:14 UT/GMT
Sun233'18"1n01
Moon2849'58"17s30
Mercury1726'24"7n36
Venus628' 5"r10n19
Mars919'13"14n52
Jupiter2014' 3"r6s27
Saturn2737'39"22s05
Uranus2312'32"8n30
Neptune1229'18"7s40
Pluto1911'45"21s10
TrueNode34'22"10n23
Chiron2510'40"1n32
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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