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    Current Planets
    20-Jan-2017, 18:02 UT/GMT
    Sun052'31"19s58
    Moon952'36"10s15
    Mercury648'34"22s08
    Venus1746'28"4s31
    Mars2423'51"2s44
    Jupiter2242'42"7s34
    Saturn2330'47"22s00
    Uranus2046'24"7n34
    Neptune1016'11"8s30
    Pluto1737' 3"21s18
    TrueNode355'43"r10n04
    Chiron2148'10"0n20
    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
20-Jan-2017, 18:02 UT/GMT
Sun052'31"19s58
Moon952'36"10s15
Mercury648'34"22s08
Venus1746'28"4s31
Mars2423'51"2s44
Jupiter2242'42"7s34
Saturn2330'47"22s00
Uranus2046'24"7n34
Neptune1016'11"8s30
Pluto1737' 3"21s18
TrueNode355'43"r10n04
Chiron2148'10"0n20
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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