In the past, Wang Hung Kings 6th , after finishing suppress enemy India , King intends throne to his son.
Spring occasion, meeting new king of the princes, saying: "I do find delicious food , to present the most significant engines, then we will transfer to the throne."
The prince raced search of strange delicacies offered to his father, hoping to get his throne.
Meanwhile, the 18th son of King Hung , the urologist there is meek personality, lifestyle ethics, filial to their parents. Since their mother died, lacking only the drawing, so he does not worry how.
One day , urologist Gods dreamed to have said: "Hey baby, things in heaven and earth no quarter in rice, because rice is food to feed you. Should I just get round glutinous rice cake and square, to form Heaven and Earth objects. sheath take leaves, put people in crumbs, to figurative birth Parents".
Tiet Lieu woke up, very glad. He did as God commanded, choose a good sticky rice square cake to form Earth objects, put them nine called Banh Chung. And he made rounds pounding away, so symbolic of heaven, called Cake Shoes. Wrapped in green leaves outside and the inside crumb is figurative caring parents love their children.
Up to date, the princes were brought to the presentation of food on trays. Oh well , for all the brightly painted customs, many delectable dishes. Prince Tiet Lieu, only shoes and Banh Chung Banh. King Hung Vuong asked astonished, then bring urologist Than dream and tell stories, explain the meaning of Banh Chung Banh shoes. His father tasted, that delicious cake, compliments mean, he passed the throne to 18th son urologist.
Since then, every time the Lunar New Year, the people baking cakes shoes to give them and their ancestors and drift .