Soga Shōhaku was a Japanese painter of the Edo period. Shōhaku distinguished himself from his contemporaries by preferring the brush style of the Muromachi period, an aesthetic that was already passé 150 years before his birth
It is the time for Mid-Autumn festival, and moon cake madness is in full swing. The story of Mid-Autumn festival would not be complete without moon cakes, moon goddesses, jade rabbits and a postal service delay.
Chang’e. (Chang O, Heng-o). Stole the elixir of immortality and floated to the moon. In another adventure she came to earth, delivered a magic potion which killed a cruel emperor, and re-ascended to the moon.