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    Current Planets
    19-Apr-2018, 16:28 UT/GMT
    Sun2933'46"11n19
    Moon1654'50"18n43
    Mercury533'13"0n50
    Venus2353'47"19n05
    Mars1756'19"23s07
    Jupiter2042'40"r16s42
    Saturn98'48"r22s14
    Uranus2832'53"10n28
    Neptune1532'57"6s33
    Pluto2117' 6"21s28
    TrueNode1122'29"r17n22
    Chiron07'35"3n11
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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.

 

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Current Planets
19-Apr-2018, 16:28 UT/GMT
Sun2933'46"11n19
Moon1654'50"18n43
Mercury533'13"0n50
Venus2353'47"19n05
Mars1756'19"23s07
Jupiter2042'40"r16s42
Saturn98'48"r22s14
Uranus2832'53"10n28
Neptune1532'57"6s33
Pluto2117' 6"21s28
TrueNode1122'29"r17n22
Chiron07'35"3n11
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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