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    Current Planets
    29-Sep-2016, 17:27 UT/GMT
    Sun659'30"2s46
    Moon2239'10"3n45
    Mercury1912'41"5n27
    Venus726'47"14s08
    Mars134' 6"25s51
    Jupiter421'41"0n44
    Saturn1131'31"20s44
    Uranus238'12"r8n24
    Neptune955' 4"r8s40
    Pluto1455'46"21s24
    TrueNode1242' 3"r6n48
    Chiron2216'27"r0n57
    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
29-Sep-2016, 17:27 UT/GMT
Sun659'30"2s46
Moon2239'10"3n45
Mercury1912'41"5n27
Venus726'47"14s08
Mars134' 6"25s51
Jupiter421'41"0n44
Saturn1131'31"20s44
Uranus238'12"r8n24
Neptune955' 4"r8s40
Pluto1455'46"21s24
TrueNode1242' 3"r6n48
Chiron2216'27"r0n57
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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