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    Current Planets
    26-Mar-2017, 11:40 UT/GMT
    Sun60' 6"2n23
    Moon1429'45"7s03
    Mercury2311'22"10n26
    Venus417'23"r9n14
    Mars1147'43"15n41
    Jupiter1949'10"r6s17
    Saturn2741'58"22s05
    Uranus2323'59"8n34
    Neptune1236'47"7s37
    Pluto1914'31"21s10
    TrueNode37' 5"r10n22
    Chiron2523' 7"1n37
    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-Mar-2017, 11:40 UT/GMT
Sun60' 6"2n23
Moon1429'45"7s03
Mercury2311'22"10n26
Venus417'23"r9n14
Mars1147'43"15n41
Jupiter1949'10"r6s17
Saturn2741'58"22s05
Uranus2323'59"8n34
Neptune1236'47"7s37
Pluto1914'31"21s10
TrueNode37' 5"r10n22
Chiron2523' 7"1n37
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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