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    Current Planets
    22-Apr-2018, 01:23 UT/GMT
    Sun152'42"12n07
    Moon2042'59"20n05
    Mercury635'59"0n52
    Venus2647'20"19n53
    Mars197'37"23s02
    Jupiter2026'38"r16s38
    Saturn98' 9"r22s14
    Uranus2841' 3"10n31
    Neptune1537' 4"6s31
    Pluto2117'14"21s28
    TrueNode1114'26"r17n24
    Chiron015' 8"3n14
    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-Apr-2018, 01:23 UT/GMT
Sun152'42"12n07
Moon2042'59"20n05
Mercury635'59"0n52
Venus2647'20"19n53
Mars197'37"23s02
Jupiter2026'38"r16s38
Saturn98' 9"r22s14
Uranus2841' 3"10n31
Neptune1537' 4"6s31
Pluto2117'14"21s28
TrueNode1114'26"r17n24
Chiron015' 8"3n14
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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