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    Current Planets
    22-May-2018, 04:50 UT/GMT
    Sun13'57"20n22
    Moon136'41"12n46
    Mercury1438'31"14n32
    Venus310'14"25n03
    Mars214'17"21s54
    Jupiter1642'28"r15s38
    Saturn814'41"r22s18
    Uranus020'35"11n06
    Neptune1616'58"6s17
    Pluto214'52"r21s32
    TrueNode824'16"r18n10
    Chiron136'18"3n48
    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
22-May-2018, 04:50 UT/GMT
Sun13'57"20n22
Moon136'41"12n46
Mercury1438'31"14n32
Venus310'14"25n03
Mars214'17"21s54
Jupiter1642'28"r15s38
Saturn814'41"r22s18
Uranus020'35"11n06
Neptune1616'58"6s17
Pluto214'52"r21s32
TrueNode824'16"r18n10
Chiron136'18"3n48
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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