Caslant, Eugène

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Caslant, Eugène Gender: M
Charles Eugène Eloi Casant
born on 1 December 1865 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )
Place Nanteuil le Haudouin, France, 49n08, 2e48
Timezone LMT m2e48 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 09°47' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 27°42 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 24°25'


French graduate of the École Polytechnique, colonel in the military, and astrologer, the author of perpetual ephemeris. Caslant wrote "Les bases élémentaires de

l'astrologie," 1876-78, 2 vol. At the turn of the century, Robert Desoille, a French engineer, became interested in mental imagery after having contact with Caslant. Through exposure to methodologies employed by Caslant,

Desoille developed a technique called The Directed Daydream (Crampton,1876).

Caslant died in 1940.


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1876 (Astrological book, first of two volumes)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 1940 (Age 74-75)

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'Astrologues' pdf file, p. 45.

Same from Patrice Guinard quotes Herbais de Thun, 1944, from French literature.


  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Psychiatrist (Mental imagry)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Colonel)
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer
  • Vocation : Writers : Astrology (Books)