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    Current Planets
    24-Sep-2017, 08:44 UT/GMT
    Sun129'51"0n36
    Moon2014'12"12s49
    Mercury1943'11"5n46
    Venus516'15"10n35
    Mars121'55"8n08
    Jupiter2634'52"9s16
    Saturn2153'51"22s06
    Uranus2730'46"r10n02
    Neptune1220'12"r7s48
    Pluto1651'32"r21s45
    TrueNode2332'51"r13n40
    Chiron2619'36"r2n13
    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
24-Sep-2017, 08:44 UT/GMT
Sun129'51"0n36
Moon2014'12"12s49
Mercury1943'11"5n46
Venus516'15"10n35
Mars121'55"8n08
Jupiter2634'52"9s16
Saturn2153'51"22s06
Uranus2730'46"r10n02
Neptune1220'12"r7s48
Pluto1651'32"r21s45
TrueNode2332'51"r13n40
Chiron2619'36"r2n13
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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