'Karma' is believed to be related to cause and effect. It is your past life karma that affects your present circumstances which in turn reflects your future life. Karmic situations are difficult to understand and calculate. Karmic Astrology is that branch of astrology that tells you about your present life 'Karma'. This indicates your ongoing karmic situation from the planetary positions and transitions at the time of your birth. This can help you get to know which lessons are of paramount importance in your lifetime and emphasizes your positive and negative characteristic traits thus helping you to know yourself better.