Atma means soul and Karaka means significator, whereby Atma Karaka signifies the deep rooted desire of the soul.
There are books written by famous astrologers about this topic and how one can predict various aspects of one’s life by observing their Atma Karakas, where they are positioned in the birth charts (horoscopes), cohabited with which planets etc.
Sometimes, the basic information feels like a refresher when we look at the information afresh.
When Sun is our Atma Karaka – Indicates that the individual has a lot of good qualities, self-confident, leader & authoritative. Would need to learn to overcome ego and be humble.
When Moon is our Atma Karaka – Indicates that the individual is generally compassionate, is kind-hearted and friendly. Should learn the difference between true and false love.
When Mars is our Atma Karaka – Indicates that the individual has strength and courage to accomplish difficult tasks. One should try to understand the difference between passion & aggression and be able to control their energy & anger.
When Mercury is our Atma Karaka – Indicates that the individual has an aptitude to be a quick learner, one should hone their communication skills to speak the truth without hurting others.
When Jupiter is our Atma Karaka – Indicates that the individual has to learn from a variety of life experiences. One should always respect their teachers and spiritual Gurus, spouse, and care for their children.
When Venus is our Atma Karaka – Indicates that the individual loves to enjoy comforts of life. One should respect women, be of good character and understand the difference between love and lust.
When Saturn is our Atma Karaka – Born with empathy to understand the harsh realities of life, and endure pain & sufferings, they tend to be hard workers. They need to learn their life lessons to help others overcome their sorrow and pain, while not inflicting pain & sorrow on others.
When Rahu is our Atma Karaka – Born with some strong desire that needs to be fulfilled, they tend to gain confidence & grow when they increase their faith and spiritual inclination.
While some of us are born with these qualities, some may need to learn them or acquire them as they grow.
Om Gurubhyo Namaha 🙏🏻