Tibetan dancer-choreographer Wanma Jiancuo says his new work Shambhala depicts the spiritual pursuit of tranquility, balance and happiness.
Yang Zongfu spent 2 years and 1.5 million yuan ($23,400) in creating his safe bubble.
Chinese people celebrate the fourth National Fitness Day with various sports exercises on August 8, 2012.
Children play chess, Chinese chess and other mind games in Nanchang, capital of east China's Jiangxi province, August 8, 2012.
Li Wei wears a Shanghai-brand watch that was made in 1966. It looks new.
The nation's master watch and clock makers have emerged from a difficult decade to make the most of the luxury market.
Thousands of Bangladesh citizens have been flocking to the bus, railway and riverboat terminals to get tickets for their hometowns to be with their loved ones during the Eid-ul-Fitr.
The nation's master watchmakers were late entrants in the luxury market and though they had high hopes of competing with the Swiss, the reality is more mixed.
A store in Wuhan has paved a 7-meter avenue with 200 pure nuggets valued at nearly 70 million yuan ($11m) during a jewelry festival.
Yin Guanheng, with a torch in his hand and escorted by four men dressed like British royal guards, takes a boat to propose to his girlfriend in Bailuzhou Park in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, on Aug 6, 2012.
London audiences following battles among Olympic athletes are in for another treat - witnessing stage fights among a dozen Chinese puppet characters.
A businessman in Changsha has been feeding his baby girl milk from the goats he has been raising on the roof of his four-story house, rather than commercially produced milk formula.