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    Current Planets
    24-Feb-2017, 05:12 UT/GMT
    Sun546'49"9s23
    Moon620'36"16s21
    Mercury2657' 7"14s32
    Venus1151'32"9n48
    Mars1957'34"7n46
    Jupiter2238'12"r7s25
    Saturn2626' 8"22s05
    Uranus2152'48"7n59
    Neptune1129' 2"8s02
    Pluto1839'33"21s12
    TrueNode323'40"10n16
    Chiron2334'38"0n56
    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
24-Feb-2017, 05:12 UT/GMT
Sun546'49"9s23
Moon620'36"16s21
Mercury2657' 7"14s32
Venus1151'32"9n48
Mars1957'34"7n46
Jupiter2238'12"r7s25
Saturn2626' 8"22s05
Uranus2152'48"7n59
Neptune1129' 2"8s02
Pluto1839'33"21s12
TrueNode323'40"10n16
Chiron2334'38"0n56
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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