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    Current Planets
    23-Oct-2017, 21:58 UT/GMT
    Sun041' 9"11s43
    Moon171'50"18s17
    Mercury1031'34"15s29
    Venus1148' 3"3s15
    Mars043'25"0n46
    Jupiter253'54"11s31
    Saturn2353' 8"22s17
    Uranus2621' 9"r9n37
    Neptune1142'27"r8s02
    Pluto170'40"21s47
    TrueNode2121' 3"r14n23
    Chiron256'20"r1n40
    Explanations of the symbols
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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
23-Oct-2017, 21:58 UT/GMT
Sun041' 9"11s43
Moon171'50"18s17
Mercury1031'34"15s29
Venus1148' 3"3s15
Mars043'25"0n46
Jupiter253'54"11s31
Saturn2353' 8"22s17
Uranus2621' 9"r9n37
Neptune1142'27"r8s02
Pluto170'40"21s47
TrueNode2121' 3"r14n23
Chiron256'20"r1n40
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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