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    Current Planets
    19-Jan-2018, 11:49 UT/GMT
    Sun2920'58"20s17
    Moon2538' 3"13s54
    Mercury1135'19"23s28
    Venus147' 9"20s49
    Mars2539'21"18s26
    Jupiter1945' 7"16s38
    Saturn330'12"22s30
    Uranus2441'37"9n03
    Neptune1222'56"7s45
    Pluto1924'27"21s37
    TrueNode1454'27"16n22
    Chiron2513'34"1n23
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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-Jan-2018, 11:49 UT/GMT
Sun2920'58"20s17
Moon2538' 3"13s54
Mercury1135'19"23s28
Venus147' 9"20s49
Mars2539'21"18s26
Jupiter1945' 7"16s38
Saturn330'12"22s30
Uranus2441'37"9n03
Neptune1222'56"7s45
Pluto1924'27"21s37
TrueNode1454'27"16n22
Chiron2513'34"1n23
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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