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    Current Planets
    26-Feb-2017, 15:35 UT/GMT
    Sun813'39"8s29
    Moon832'52"8s48
    Mercury112'39"13s01
    Venus1229'58"10n27
    Mars2144'16"8n28
    Jupiter2229'34"r7s21
    Saturn2635'16"22s05
    Uranus2159'14"8n02
    Neptune1134'34"8s00
    Pluto1843'12"21s12
    TrueNode323'59"r10n15
    Chiron2343'10"0n59
    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
26-Feb-2017, 15:35 UT/GMT
Sun813'39"8s29
Moon832'52"8s48
Mercury112'39"13s01
Venus1229'58"10n27
Mars2144'16"8n28
Jupiter2229'34"r7s21
Saturn2635'16"22s05
Uranus2159'14"8n02
Neptune1134'34"8s00
Pluto1843'12"21s12
TrueNode323'59"r10n15
Chiron2343'10"0n59
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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