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    Current Planets
    26-Jul-2016, 09:12 UT/GMT
    Sun348'27"19n18
    Moon2612'27"6n49
    Mercury2256'39"15n03
    Venus1723'27"17n00
    Mars2727'35"22s22
    Jupiter213'40"4n36
    Saturn102'19"r20s18
    Uranus2430'10"8n55
    Neptune1135' 5"r8s01
    Pluto1545'37"r21s10
    TrueNode1322'36"6n32
    Chiron2453'16"r1n58
    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-Jul-2016, 09:12 UT/GMT
Sun348'27"19n18
Moon2612'27"6n49
Mercury2256'39"15n03
Venus1723'27"17n00
Mars2727'35"22s22
Jupiter213'40"4n36
Saturn102'19"r20s18
Uranus2430'10"8n55
Neptune1135' 5"r8s01
Pluto1545'37"r21s10
TrueNode1322'36"6n32
Chiron2453'16"r1n58
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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