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    Current Planets
    27-May-2018, 02:21 UT/GMT
    Sun546'13"21n16
    Moon647'51"9s00
    Mercury243'53"17n49
    Venus90'16"24n55
    Mars353'16"21s47
    Jupiter168' 2"r15s29
    Saturn759' 1"r22s19
    Uranus035'20"11n11
    Neptune1620'59"6s15
    Pluto210'37"r21s33
    TrueNode759'44"r18n16
    Chiron146'18"3n53
    Explanations of the symbols
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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
27-May-2018, 02:21 UT/GMT
Sun546'13"21n16
Moon647'51"9s00
Mercury243'53"17n49
Venus90'16"24n55
Mars353'16"21s47
Jupiter168' 2"r15s29
Saturn759' 1"r22s19
Uranus035'20"11n11
Neptune1620'59"6s15
Pluto210'37"r21s33
TrueNode759'44"r18n16
Chiron146'18"3n53
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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