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    Current Planets
    8-Dec-2016, 16:06 UT/GMT
    Sun170'23"22s48
    Moon322'50"0n42
    Mercury727'19"25s25
    Venus113'12"22s11
    Mars2154'55"15s25
    Jupiter184' 1"5s58
    Saturn1838'34"21s39
    Uranus2044'23"r7n31
    Neptune920'22"8s52
    Pluto1610'32"21s24
    TrueNode76'50"r8n54
    Chiron2041'42"0n04
    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
8-Dec-2016, 16:06 UT/GMT
Sun170'23"22s48
Moon322'50"0n42
Mercury727'19"25s25
Venus113'12"22s11
Mars2154'55"15s25
Jupiter184' 1"5s58
Saturn1838'34"21s39
Uranus2044'23"r7n31
Neptune920'22"8s52
Pluto1610'32"21s24
TrueNode76'50"r8n54
Chiron2041'42"0n04
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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