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    Current Planets
    21-Sep-2017, 00:09 UT/GMT
    Sun2812'40"0n43
    Moon743'23"0n14
    Mercury1351'36"7n55
    Venus19'53"11n58
    Mars954'15"8n56
    Jupiter2553'32"9s01
    Saturn2144'51"22s05
    Uranus2737'45"r10n04
    Neptune1225'25"r7s46
    Pluto1652'10"r21s45
    TrueNode2353'15"r13n33
    Chiron2628'47"r2n16
    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
21-Sep-2017, 00:09 UT/GMT
Sun2812'40"0n43
Moon743'23"0n14
Mercury1351'36"7n55
Venus19'53"11n58
Mars954'15"8n56
Jupiter2553'32"9s01
Saturn2144'51"22s05
Uranus2737'45"r10n04
Neptune1225'25"r7s46
Pluto1652'10"r21s45
TrueNode2353'15"r13n33
Chiron2628'47"r2n16
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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