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    Current Planets
    18-Apr-2015, 13:55 UT/GMT
    Sun28Aries13' 1"10n50
    Moon25Aries19'46"8n30
    Mercury7Taurus34'19"14n37
    Venus8Gemini3'48"23n27
    Mars13Taurus7'58"15n51
    Jupiter12Leo44'33"17n53
    Saturn3Sagittarius57'14"r18s48
    Uranus17Aries8'14"6n09
    Neptune9Pisces1'48"8s53
    Pluto15Capricorn32'44"r20s29
    TrueNode9Libra58'38"r3s57
    Chiron19Pisces41'11"0n00
    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
18-Apr-2015, 13:55 UT/GMT
Sun28Aries13' 1"10n50
Moon25Aries19'46"8n30
Mercury7Taurus34'19"14n37
Venus8Gemini3'48"23n27
Mars13Taurus7'58"15n51
Jupiter12Leo44'33"17n53
Saturn3Sagittarius57'14"r18s48
Uranus17Aries8'14"6n09
Neptune9Pisces1'48"8s53
Pluto15Capricorn32'44"r20s29
TrueNode9Libra58'38"r3s57
Chiron19Pisces41'11"0n00
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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