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    Current Planets
    25-Nov-2017, 06:21 UT/GMT
    Sun310'16"20s47
    Moon1657'18"15s40
    Mercury2459'16"25s45
    Venus2218'28"17s26
    Mars217'40"7s15
    Jupiter952'42"13s49
    Saturn276'58"22s28
    Uranus2510'15"r9n11
    Neptune1128' 3"8s07
    Pluto1738'53"21s46
    TrueNode1758'17"r15n27
    Chiron2421'52"r1n15
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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
25-Nov-2017, 06:21 UT/GMT
Sun310'16"20s47
Moon1657'18"15s40
Mercury2459'16"25s45
Venus2218'28"17s26
Mars217'40"7s15
Jupiter952'42"13s49
Saturn276'58"22s28
Uranus2510'15"r9n11
Neptune1128' 3"8s07
Pluto1738'53"21s46
TrueNode1758'17"r15n27
Chiron2421'52"r1n15
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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