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    Current Planets
    20-Oct-2017, 02:05 UT/GMT
    Sun2652'31"10s21
    Moon012'41"7s09
    Mercury427'29"13s06
    Venus72' 4"1s23
    Mars2818'16"1n44
    Jupiter23'49"11s14
    Saturn2334' 0"22s16
    Uranus2630'31"r9n40
    Neptune1146'15"r8s01
    Pluto1658' 1"21s47
    TrueNode225' 6"r14n09
    Chiron2514'34"r1n44
    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
20-Oct-2017, 02:05 UT/GMT
Sun2652'31"10s21
Moon012'41"7s09
Mercury427'29"13s06
Venus72' 4"1s23
Mars2818'16"1n44
Jupiter23'49"11s14
Saturn2334' 0"22s16
Uranus2630'31"r9n40
Neptune1146'15"r8s01
Pluto1658' 1"21s47
TrueNode225' 6"r14n09
Chiron2514'34"r1n44
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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