daṇḍa-bandha lāgi' cauṭhi sañcaya karilā
bhāla-bhāla vipra-sthāne sthāpya rākhilā
daṇḍa-bandha lāgi'-in case of legal implications; cauṭhi—one-fourth; sañcaya karilā—he collected; bhāla-bhāla—very respectable; vipra-sthāne—in the custody of a brāhmaṇa; sthāpya rākhilā—kept deposited.
He kept one-fourth of his wealth with a respectable brāhmaṇa. He kept this for his personal safety because he was expecting some legal complications.
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