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    Current Planets
    28-Feb-2017, 05:50 UT/GMT
    Sun949'45"7s53
    Moon034' 3"2s00
    Mercury43'17"11s57
    Venus1248'20"10n49
    Mars2254' 3"8n55
    Jupiter2223'21"r7s19
    Saturn2640'59"22s05
    Uranus223'33"8n04
    Neptune1138'11"7s59
    Pluto1845'31"21s12
    TrueNode323'25"r10n16
    Chiron2348'47"1n02
    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
28-Feb-2017, 05:50 UT/GMT
Sun949'45"7s53
Moon034' 3"2s00
Mercury43'17"11s57
Venus1248'20"10n49
Mars2254' 3"8n55
Jupiter2223'21"r7s19
Saturn2640'59"22s05
Uranus223'33"8n04
Neptune1138'11"7s59
Pluto1845'31"21s12
TrueNode323'25"r10n16
Chiron2348'47"1n02
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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