•    
    Current Planets
    21-Jul-2017, 17:25 UT/GMT
    Sun297'51"20n20
    Moon545'46"19n23
    Mercury2447'18"13n29
    Venus1840'25"20n54
    Mars046'57"21n02
    Jupiter1543'17"5s03
    Saturn226'42"r21s55
    Uranus2827'44"10n23
    Neptune1356'41"r7s10
    Pluto1750'45"r21s30
    TrueNode2421'41"r13n24
    Chiron2841' 6"r3n07
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
| My Astro | Forum | FAQ

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
21-Jul-2017, 17:25 UT/GMT
Sun297'51"20n20
Moon545'46"19n23
Mercury2447'18"13n29
Venus1840'25"20n54
Mars046'57"21n02
Jupiter1543'17"5s03
Saturn226'42"r21s55
Uranus2827'44"10n23
Neptune1356'41"r7s10
Pluto1750'45"r21s30
TrueNode2421'41"r13n24
Chiron2841' 6"r3n07
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Advertisement
As one of the largest astrology portals WWW.ASTRO.COM offers a lot of free features on the subject. With high-quality horoscope interpretations by the world's leading astrologers Liz Greene, Robert Hand and other authors, many free horoscopes and extensive information on astrology for beginners and professionals, www.astro.com is the first address for astrology on the web.
Homepage - Free Horoscopes - Astro Shop - Astrology Knowledge - Ephemeris - Authors and Staff - My Astro - Direct Atlas query - Sitemap - FAQ - Forum - Contact Astrodienst