The study of interaction between the astronomical arrangement of the planets and happenings on Earth is called Astrology. In simple terms, it basically covers how distant cosmic objects such as planets, stars affect human lives. Astrology can be dated as far back as the 2nd Millennium BCE, several cultures such as the Hindus, Maya and the Chinese have attached great importance to this study. One of the most decrepit astrological systems -Western Astrology that held sway in the 19th – 17th century BCE Mesopotamia is still in dominance because of its strong influence in Rome, The Arab world, Central and Western Europe, Ancient Greece, and the Australian Continent.
Astrology is gaining fast prominence in New Zealand and below are some of the organisations that are involved in Astrology –